March Madness - St. Mary's Falls 54-52 Against Memphis - Game Recap
Memphis grabbed a 54-52 win over St. Mary's on Thursday, behind a 14-point effort from Joe Jackson at Palace of Auburn Hills.
Memphis was a 1.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Memphis got 12 points from Adonis Thomas and another 12 points from Tarik Black. Joe Jackson contributed 7 assists, while Chris Crawford cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
St. Mary's got 17 points from Brad Waldow in a losing cause and another 10 points from Matthew Dellavedova. Matthew Dellavedova contributed 7 assists for them, while Mitchell Young had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 32-22 at the break.
St. Mary's had a 39-35 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.