Conference USA Tournament - Recap - Memphis Defeats Southern Miss 91-79

Conference USA Tournament - Recap - Memphis Defeats Southern Miss 91-79

Memphis got 23 points from Chris Crawford en route to a 91-79 victory over Southern Miss on Saturday at BOK Center.

Memphis was a 4.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Joe Jackson had 22 points for Memphis and Adonis Thomas chipped in with 19 points. Chris Crawford had 6 assists for them, while Adonis Thomas was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.

Southern Miss got 19 points from Daveon Boardingham in a losing cause and another 16 points from Dwayne Davis. Neil Watson contributed 4 assists for them, while Jonathan Mills had 17 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 29-27 at the break.