December 28, 1998
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Morris Jordan had 19 points and led five Tulane players in double figures Monday in an 86-63 victory over Hartford.
Jordan also had a team-high seven rebounds for the Green Wave, 5-3.
Dylan Osean, Tulane's second leading scorer for the afternoon, scored all of his 14 points in the second half while hitting four out of five from 3-point range.
Tulane opened the game with a 10-0 run and was ahead by nine at the half. They opened the second half with a 13-4 run and led by as many as 25 points.
Justin Bailey led Hartford with 15 points. Chris Eames and Rob Sawicki had 11 points each and Sawicki also had a game-high 11 rebounds for Hartford, which fell to 3-7.
Hartford turned the ball over 27 times and saw its 55 percent first-half field goal percentage fall to 38 percent in the second half.
Tulane shot only 34 percent from the field in the first half but had a
season-best second-half percentage of 53 percent.