East Carolina Falls 67-54 Against Memphis - Game Recap
Memphis grabbed a 67-54 win over East Carolina on Wednesday, behind a 15-point effort from Joe Jackson at FedExForum.
Bettors who backed Memphis were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 15.
Memphis got 12 points from Shaq Goodwin and another 9 points from Chris Crawford. Adonis Thomas contributed 3 assists, while D.J. Stephens cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
East Carolina got a 11-point performance from Maurice Kemp, who was supported by 11 points from Shamarr Bowden. Miguel Paul had 7 assists in a losing cause for East Carolina, while Robert Sampson grabbed 9 rebounds.
Memphis hit the break leading 39-19 before taking care of business in the second half.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 41-23.