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NCAA Game Summary - Tulane at Marshall



(Wednesday, February 1st)

Final Score: Marshall 63, Tulane 44

Huntington, WV (Sports Network) - DeAndre Kane scored 13 points to pace four players in double figures as the Marshall Thundering Herd bested the Tulane Green Wave, 63-44, in a Conference USA battle at the Cam Henderson Center.

Shaquille Johnson scored 12 points for the Thundering Herd (14-8, 5-3 C-USA) who snapped a four-game losing streak. Robert Goff and Damier Pitts added 10 points each. Dennis Tinnon pulled down 12 rebounds while Pitts handed out eight assists.

Ricky Tarrant and Jordan Callahan scored 11 points each for the Green Wave (14-8, 2-6) who have lost two straight. Josh Davis contributed seven points and six rebounds.

The hosts took a 35-22 halftime lead despite shooting just 13-of-34 from the floor, Marshall was 4-of-10 from long range and 5-of-7 at the foul line. Tulane was 10-of-25 from the floor but never got to the charity stripe in the first half.

Marshall shot 43.5 percent from the floor after halftime.

The Herd dominated on the glass with a 45-22 rebounding edge. The hosts scored 32 points in the paint.

02/01 22:01:21 ET