Memphis Downs Tulane 71-60 - Match Report
Geron Johnson scored 18 points leading Memphis to a 71-60 victory over Tulane at FedExForum on Tuesday.
Memphis won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 13.5-point spread.
Memphis got 16 points from Joe Jackson and another 14 points from Chris Crawford. Chris Crawford contributed 6 assists, while D.J. Stephens cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Tulane got 16 points from Ricky Tarrant in a losing cause and another 13 points from Josh Davis. Kendall Timmons contributed 4 assists for them, while Josh Davis had 12 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Tulane were victorious, as the score was 36-30 at the break.
Tulane had a 33-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.