Swannegan leads Tulsa to 84-74 win over South Florida
TULSA, Okla. (AP) Senior Brandon Swannegan scored a career-high 21 on 6-of-6 shooting, while James Woodard hit five 3-pointers and finished with 18 points to help Tulsa beat South Florida 84-74 in the regular-season finale for both teams Saturday.
Shaquille Harrison added 15 points and eight assist for Tulsa. Pat Birt scored 12, including three 3s.
South Florida (7-24, 4-14 American Athletic Conference), which led by as many as nine in the first half, made a season-high tying 10 3-pointers but committed 11 second-half turnovers as Tulsa took control.
The Golden Hurricane (20-10, 12-6) scored 24 points off of South Florida's 13 total turnovers and attempted twice as many free throws (32) than the Bulls.
Jahmal McMurray led USF with 20 points and Nehemias Morillo scored 17. They each hit five 3s - a career high for Morillo.