Women's Basketball

Tulsa Edges ECU in OT; SMU, Tulane Post Wins

Tuesday, Jan. 31 Results
SMU 53, Memphis 44 Box Score Recap
NR/RV Tulane 57, Houston 49 Box Score Recap
Tulsa 100, East Carolina 92 (OT) Box Score Recap


Morgan Bolton scored a career-high 15 points, including nine in the fourth quarter, to lead SMU to a comeback victory over Memphis, 53-44, Tuesday night at Moody Coliseum. The senior finished 5-of-6 from behind the arc to give the Mustangs a sixth straight regular-season win against the Tigers. Taylor Williams had 12 points to lead Memphis.

Tulsa scored the most points in school history Tuesday night in a 100-92 overtime victory over East Carolina at the Reynolds Center. Rookie Kendrian Elliott had a season-high 27 points while classmate Shug Dickson (20 points) had her fifth 20+ scoring game in the last six contests. Liesl Spoerl scored the Hurricane's 100th point on a free-throw to establish a new team scoring record, breaking the previous best of 98 points against East Central (Okla.) in December 1980. Khadidja Toure matched her career best with 25 points in the loss for the Pirates.

Kolby Morgan (25 points) posted her seventh straight game with 20 or more points as the Green Wave grinded out a 57-49 victory over Houston Tuesday evening at Hofheinz Pavilion. The Cougars were led offensively by Jacqueline Blake who matched her career-high with 15 points.