ncaab Game Recap
Tulane Falls 80-76 Against Connecticut - Game Recap
Connecticut got a 28-point performance from Christian Vital as they ran past Tulane 80-76 on Sunday at Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse.
Connecticut won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the -6.5-point spread.
Brendan Adams had 12 points for Connecticut and Josh Carlton chipped in with 10 points. Alterique Gilbert had 4 assists for them, while Isaiah Whaley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Tulane got 21 points from Christion Thompson in a losing cause and another 14 points from Teshaun Hightower. K.J. Lawson contributed 3 assists for them, while K.J. Lawson had 5 rebounds.
Connecticut trailed at halftime, $HalfScore.
The rebound battle favored Connecticut as they grabbed 36 boards, while Tulane only had 22