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Green Wave fall to Houston, lose series

Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune Source: NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
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Tulane baseball dropped the series finale at No. 12 Houston, Sunday, 12-2, in seven innings.  

It was the first American Athletic Conference series loss this season for the Green Wave (20-21, 8-4 American), which is now tied for first place in the league with the Cougars (27-12, 8-4 American).

Houston scored nine runs in the first inning, and scored a run in the fifth and two in the seventh. Kody Hoese drove in Jarret DeHart with a single in the fourth inning, and Hunter Williams homered to start the sixth.

Ross Massey (0-6) started and took the loss for Tulane, while Houston starter John King (5-1) earned the win.

The Green Wave plays host to LSU at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Greer Field at Turchin Stadium.

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