TULSA, Okla. -- Ben Uzoh scored 20 points and Tulsa held Tulane to 31 percent shooting in a ragged 73-59 victory Wednesday night.
Tulsa outrebounded Tulane 44-29 to overcome 16 turnovers and 11 missed free throws.
Tulsa closed the first half on a 17-4 run spurred by Uzoh's driving and the inside presence of Steven Idlet to take a 39-24 lead.
The closest the Green Wave came in the second half was 52-41. Tulsa pushed the lead to 20, 69-49, with 3:47 left.