CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header
CBS DFW WEATHER APP: iPhone App Store | Android App Coming Soon | More Information

College Sports

Giles Propels SMU To 64-50 Victory Over Tulane

View Comments

Sports Fan Insider

Keep up with your favorite teams and athletes with daily updates.
Sign Up

cheer thumb4 Giles Propels SMU To 64 50 Victory Over TulaneNFL Cheerleaders

mavs dancers 4 10 10002570231 Giles Propels SMU To 64 50 Victory Over Tulane

Mavs Dancers

ice tile Giles Propels SMU To 64 50 Victory Over TulaneStars Ice Girls

victoria thumb Giles Propels SMU To 64 50 Victory Over TulaneVictoria's Secret Fashion Show

dfw Giles Propels SMU To 64 50 Victory Over TulaneBest Young Athlete In DFW?

DALLAS (AP) - London Giles scored 17 points Wednesday night to help SMU break a three-game losing streak with a 64-50 victory over Tulane.

Giles scored at least 10 for the 18th straight game for the Mustangs (12-16, 3-10 Conference USA). Leslee Smith grabbed 11 rebounds, and Jeremiah Samarrippas had seven assists.

Robert Nyakundi, leading the conference with 41.7 percent 3-point-shooting accuracy, improved on that by going 3 of 6 from long range for nine points.

Five-time Conference USA Freshman of the Week Ricky Tarrant’s 21 points paced the Green Wave (15-12, 3-10), who dropped their fourth consecutive game. Josh Davis had 11 rebounds.

The Mustangs shot 53.5 percent (23 of 43) to the Green Wave’s 28.9 percent (13 of 45). But Tulane made 22 of 31 free throws, while SMU was limited to 11 of 18.

SMU, which never trailed, split the season series after Tulane won 80-74 on Jan. 25.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Also Check Out:

View Comments

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 42,312 other followers