Tyson scores 31 points, No. 6 Houston routs Tulane, 83-60

tulane beats USC Cotton Bowl

By BRETT MARTEL

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Cameron Tyson scored a career-high 31 points, hitting a career-best nine 3-pointers, and No. 6 Houston routed Tulane 83-60. Tramon Mark added 16 points and Justin Gorham grabbed 15 rebounds for Houston, which has won seven straight. Tyson attempted 15 of his 18 shots outside the 3-point line and hit two of three shots from closer in. His nine 3s tied a Houston single-game record. Gorham eclipsed 10 rebounds in a game for the seventh straight time. Jordan Walker scored 16 and Gabe Watson added 13 points for Tulane.