Memphis vs Texas El Paso Wrap - Memphis Wins 56-54
Memphis grabbed a 56-54 win over Texas El Paso on Tuesday, behind a 15-point effort from Chris Crawford at Haskins Center.
Memphis earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 3-point spread.
Memphis got 11 points from Adonis Thomas and another 9 points from Tarik Black. Geron Johnson contributed 7 assists, while Geron Johnson cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Texas El Paso got 19 points from Julian Washburn in a losing cause and another 10 points from Cedrick Lang. John Bohannon contributed 7 assists for them, while Cedrick Lang had 7 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 38 boards, while Texas El Paso only had 25.