Memphis Downs Marshall 73-72 - Match Report
|Memphis Downs Marshall 73-72 - Match Report|
Memphis grabbed a 73-72 win over Marshall on Saturday, behind a 16-point effort from Joe Jackson at FedExForum.
Bettors who backed Memphis were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 15.5.
Memphis got 15 points from Adonis Thomas and another 11 points from Shaq Goodwin. Joe Jackson contributed 5 assists, while Tarik Black cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Marshall got 22 points from DeAndre Kane in a losing cause and another 20 points from D.D. Scarver. DeAndre Kane contributed 4 assists for them, while Dennis Tinnon had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 38-33 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Marshall as they grabbed 39 boards, while Memphis only had 33.