Old Spice Classic - Memphis Defeats LSU 76-69 - Recap

Old Spice Classic - Memphis Defeats LSU 76-69 - Recap

Memphis got 19 points from Austin Nichols en route to a 76-69 victory over LSU on Friday at HP Field House.

Memphis was the ATS victor, as they covered the 3-point spread as a favorite.

Memphis got 17 points from Chris Crawford and another 16 points from Joe Jackson. Joe Jackson contributed 7 assists, while Austin Nichols cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.

LSU got 20 points from Anthony Hickey in a losing cause and another 14 points from Johnny O'Bryant III. Andre Stringer contributed 3 assists for them, while Johnny O'Bryant III had 9 rebounds.

Memphis hit the break trailing 38-34 before taking care of business in the second half.

The rebound battle favored LSU as they grabbed 37 boards, while Memphis only had 25.