March Madness - Michigan State vs Memphis Final: 70-48 - Recap
|March Madness - Michigan State vs Memphis Final: 70-48 - Recap|
Michigan State cruised to victory on Saturday, running Memphis out of the gym and running up a 70-48 score at Palace of Auburn Hills.
Michigan State was the ATS victor, as they covered the 6-point spread as a favorite.
Gary Harris had 23 points for Michigan State and Adreian Payne chipped in with 14 points. Denzel Valentine had 6 assists for them, while Adreian Payne was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Memphis got 16 points from Geron Johnson in a losing cause and another 12 points from Joe Jackson. Joe Jackson contributed 3 assists for them, while Joe Jackson had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Michigan State were victorious, as the score was 32-29 at the break.
Michigan State had a 49-29 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.