Feb. 17, 2013
TULSA, Okla.- Rice fell 49-45 to Tulsa on Sunday at the Donald W. Reynolds Center. Jessica Goswitz led the Owls with 12 points.
The Owls came out of the gates with a 7-0 run, holding the Golden Hurricane scoreless until the 15:50 mark of the first half. Tulsa tied the game briefly at 8, before Rice took the lead again with a Jessica Goswitz 3-pointer, and did not trail again until the second half. Rice took a 23-18 lead into the locker room at halftime.
After Goswitz hit a 3-pointer on the first possession of the second half, Tulsa went on a 12-2 run to take a 30-28 lead at the 15:12 mark of the second half. Neither team gained much of an edge until the final minute, when Taleya Mayberry scored a game-icing layup with 25.1 seconds to play, to give Tulsa a 48-45 lead. Rice missed a 3-pointer on the ensuing possesion, and Kadan Brady hit a free throw for Tulsa to put the game out of reach.
Jessica Goswitz went four-of-eight from 3-point for her third double digit scoring game of the season and first since Nov. 20.
Christal Porter scored 10 points and added in seven rebounds. She had her highest-scoring game since Jan. 20.
Jessica Kuster reached double figures in rebounds for the third straight game, grabbing 12 boards and scoring seven points.
Megan Palmer had a career-high for a Conference USA game with 10 rebounds, and scored eight points for the Owls.
Nakachi Maduka led the Owls with four assists.
The Owls return to Tudor Fieldhouse on Thursday, February 21 to host UCF at 7 p.m. Tickets are available here.
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