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No. 5 Memphis beats Tulane 74-47

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Robert Dozier had 16 points and 12 rebounds as three Memphis players recorded double-doubles, and the fifth-ranked Tigers extended the nation's longest winning streak to 22 games with a 74-47 victory over Tulane on Saturday.

Tyreke Evans had 17 points and 10 rebounds and Shawn Taggart added 14 points and 10 rebounds for the Tigers (28-3, 16-0 Conference USA).

Memphis, which won its 58th straight C-USA game including the postseason, finished its third consecutive unbeaten regular season in conference play.

Roburt Sallie had 11 points for the Tigers.

Kevin Sims had 14 points for the Green Wave (13-16, 7-9). Kris Richard, Tulane's second-leading scorer with an 11.2 average, had four points on 2 of 11 shooting as the Green Wave shot 31% in the game.

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