Published December 30, 2012
TUSCALOOSA, Ala. – Jordan Callahan hit back-to-back 3-pointers in the final 1:55 to lift Tulane to a 53-50 win over Alabama on Sunday for the Green Wave's fourth consecutive victory.
Josh Davis had 18 points and 12 rebounds for Tulane (11-3), which trailed by six points with just over 4 minutes left. Kendall Timmons hit two free throws and Davis added another one in the final 18 seconds.
Trevor Lacey drained a quick 3-pointer from the right corner with 11 seconds left and the Crimson Tide (7-5) quickly fouled Davis. Rodney Cooper's 3-pointer from the top of the key bounced off the rim.
Alabama has dropped five of its last six games and three straight at Coleman Coliseum.
Callahan scored 12 points on 4-of-10 3-point shooting and came up with the two big ones.
Nick Jacobs scored a season-high 12 points in his first start for the Tide. Lacey also had 12 points.