DALLAS (AP) - Jordan Clarkson scored 17 points, shooting 6 for 9 from the field, to lead Tulsa past SMU 74-66 on Saturday.
The Golden Hurricane (15-11, 8-4 Conference USA) led most of the way but went ahead for good early in the second half on a free throw by Steven Idlet. They led by as many as 13 points after that.
Justin Hurtt added 14 points, Kodi Maduka 12 and Bryson Pope 11 as the Hurricane cruised to their fifth win in the last six games.
Robert Nyakundi, who made 5 of 7 shots from 3-point range, finished with a game-high 22 points for the Mustangs (16-10, 7-5).
Papa Dia scored 18 points and Mike Walker added 10 as SMU ended its three-game home winning streak.
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