Tulsa Uses Late Free Throw To Top TCU


Saturday, December 8th 2012, 5:07 pm
By: News On 6


Pat Swilling's free throw with 0:03 left on the game clock snapped a 49-49 tie and gave Tulsa a 50-49 victory over the TCU Horned Frogs in front of 4,856 fans at the Donald W. Reynolds Center Saturday afternoon.

Tulsa improved to 6-3 on the season behind freshman D'Andre Wright's team-highs of 14 points and 7 rebounds. Senior Kauri Black and freshman Shaquille Harrison each tallied nine points to help the Hurricane. TCU's Garlon Green had a game-high 14 points as the Horned Frogs fell to 6-4 on the campaign.

Despite 23 turnovers, Tulsa was able to grab the victory before going on the road for the next four games. The Hurricane shot 46-percent for the game and out-rebounded the Frogs 33-27.