Conference USA Tournament - Memphis Defeats Tulsa 85-74 - Recap
Tulsa was victimized by Chris Crawford for 30 points as Memphis defeated them 85-74 in NCAA action on Friday.
Bettors who backed Memphis were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 12.
Memphis got 14 points from Geron Johnson and another 12 points from Shaq Goodwin. Adonis Thomas contributed 6 assists, while D.J. Stephens cleaned the glass with 10 rebounds.
Tulsa got 25 points from Scottie Haralson in a losing cause and another 15 points from Pat Swilling, Jr.. Rashad Ray contributed 3 assists for them, while Scottie Haralson had 12 rebounds.
Memphis led at halftime, 34-33.
Memphis had a 42-37 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.