W. Kentucky 62, Tulane 48
Steffphon Pettigrew scored a season-high 19 points to help
Western Kentucky to a 62-48 victory over Tulane on Sunday.
The Hilltoppers (3-3) led the entire game, making their first
four shots in the first 4 minutes and extending to their lead to as
many as 17 points over the Green Wave (3-5) late in the second
Four players finished in double figure scoring for Western
Kentucky. Jeremy Evans scored 14 points, A.J. Slaughter had 13
points and Sergio Kerusch added 10. Evans also led the team with
nine rebounds and five blocks.
Kevin Sims was the lone Green Wave player in double figures with
24 points. The next highest total was David Booker with six.
The Hilltoppers shot 50 percent from the floor (26-for-52).
Tulane finished the game hitting 36 percent of its shots