Jay Hook's three-pointer with 1.4 remaining led Green Wave to 68-65 win over Marshall
Green Wave to take on ACC foe on ESPN3 in Winston-Salem
Green Wave face the Raiders at 7 p.m. CT before heading to Mexico
Jay Hook posts career-high 29 points in 91-86 loss for Green Wave
Green Wave will battle cross-campus foe at Fogelman Arena in Devlin Fieldhouse on Sunday at 7 p.m.
The Tulane men's basketball team traveled to New York City to face Kansas State in the Brooklyn Hoops Winter Festival.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played for coach Dave Peter at California Lutheran High School... Averaged 16.4 points, 12.3 rebounds and 5.3 blocks per game during his senior season that was cut short by a knee injury in January...Despite missing time as a senior, earned all-league MVP and all-league defensive MVP honors...Totaled 14.5 points, 11.0 rebounds and 3.7 blocks per game during his high school career.
PERSONAL: Born Ryan Joseph Smith on June 19, 1995...Son of Rachel and Scott Smith...Has one brother, Brandon (16) and a sister, Alexis (19)...Also earned one letter playing football at CLHS as a TE and DE.