Memphis vs Tennessee Final: 85-80 - Recap
|Memphis vs Tennessee Final: 85-80 - Recap|
Memphis grabbed an 85-80 win over Tennessee on Friday, behind a 20-point effort from Joe Jackson at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Memphis was an underdog by 2.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Memphis got 18 points from Adonis Thomas and another 16 points from Geron Johnson. Joe Jackson contributed 7 assists, while D.J. Stephens cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Tennessee got 26 points from Jordan McRae in a losing cause and another 20 points from Josh Richardson. Jordan McRae contributed 4 assists for them, while Kenny Hall had 11 rebounds.
Memphis led at halftime, 42-28.
Tennessee won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 42-29.