ABOUT TULSA • Tulsa has posted a 10-3 record in 2018-19, including a 1-1 mark in road games. • Like the Cougars, Wednesday’s game will be Tulsa’s American Athletic Conference opener. • Tulsa has won its last five games and six of the last seven… Only a 69-64 loss at Utah on Dec. 1 prevents a longer streak. • In its most recent action, Tulsa enjoyed a 69-59 win at Oral Roberts on Dec. 22… Against Oral Roberts, the Golden Hurricane rallied from a 5-point deficit to outscore the Golden Eagles 43-28 in the second half on the way to a 69-59 road win. • Junior forward Martins Igbanu and senior guard DaQuan Jeffries led Tulsa with 16 points apiece while guard senior Sterling Taplin added seven points with a team-high eight rebounds, six assists and a steal. • This season, Jeffries leads Tulsa with 13.6 points per game and is a close second with 5.8 rebounds per contest… Igbanu stands second on the team with 12.8 points per game but leads the squad with 5.9 rebounds per game… Taplin tops the team with 5.1 assists per game. • Head Coach Frank Haith is in his fifth season at Tulsa and his 15th season as a collegiate head coach… Has compiled a 87-55 record at Tulsa and is 269-184 as a collegiate head coach. • Previously built a 129-101 record at Miami (Fla.) (2004-11) and was 53-28 at Missouri (2011-14). • Haith has posted a 4-4 record against Houston during his career with all eight previous meetings coming during his Tulsa tenure. • Haith is 4-4 against Houston Head Coach Kelvin Sampson during their careers with all eight previous meetings coming during their Tulsa and Houston tenures, respectively. • 1988 graduate of Elon.