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Tulane's six-game winning streak halted at UConn

Tulane opens conference play with a 9-4 loss to UConn. (Nola.com) Tulane opens conference play with a 9-4 loss to UConn. (Nola.com)
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) -

Tulane saw its six-game winning streak come to an end as they fell to UConn 9-4. It was the Wave's American Athletic Conference opener.

The Huskies exploded for five runs in the bottom of the fourth off pitcher Alex Massey, dropping his record to 3-2.

Tulane's top hitter was Grant Witherspoon, who went 2-for-4 with a grand slam.

The Green Wave will play a doubleheader Saturday against the Huskies starting at 10 a.m. 

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