Anaheim, CA (Sports Network) – Jordan Clarkson scored 20 points to lead the Tulsa Golden Hurricane to a 65-53 victory over the Stanford Cardinal in the consolation round of the 76 Classic at the Anaheim Convention Center. Justin Hurtt added 19 points for Tulsa (3-2), while Steven Idlet tallied a double-double of 10 points and 10 rebounds.
Jeremy Green registered 20 points for Stanford (3-2), while Josh Owens chipped in 10 points in the loss. The Golden Hurricane limited Stanford to a woeful 25.9 percent shooting effort from the floor and went into the break with a 25-16 advantage. In the second stanza, Tulsa shot 44.4 percent from the floor and went on to win by a 12-point margin. The Golden Hurricane finished 20-of-26 from the foul line, while Stanford connected on 10-of-20 attempts from the charity stripe.
The entire field in the 76 Classic will get tomorrow off before the final four games are played on Sunday. Stanford will face DePaul in the consolation game of the consolation bracket, also known as the seventh place game for the eight team field. DePaul was routed 88-66 by Cal State-Northridge after a narrow 60-56 loss Oklahoma State.