Tulane 83, Alcorn St. 41

Ricky Tarrant had 15 points and 12 different players scored for

Tulane, which stayed unbeaten with an 83-41 rout of Alcorn State

Friday night.

Kendall Timmons added 14 points while Josh Davis scored 12 and

grabbed 12 rebounds for the Green Wave (5-0). Jordan Callahan also

had 12 points.

Tulane shot 52.9 percent (27 of 51) from the field and 63.6

percent (7 of 11) from 3-point range in the Hoops for Hope Classic

on its home court. The Braves were just 28 percent (14 of 50) from

the field, including a 15.8 mark (3 of 19) from long range.

Alcorn State jumped out to a lead that wouldn’t last long, as

Davis’ 3-pointer tied the game 3-all at the 18:47 mark of the

opening half and Tarrant’s two free throws less than a minute later

put the Green Wave ahead the rest of the way in a rout.