Memphis vs Austin Peay Final: 95-69 - Recap
|Memphis vs Austin Peay Final: 95-69 - Recap|
Memphis blew out Austin Peay on Thursday, running up the score in a 95-69 win at FedExForum.
Memphis was a 22-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Joe Jackson had 16 points for Memphis and Michael Dixon Jr. chipped in with 15 points. Joe Jackson had 7 assists for them, while Geron Johnson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.
Austin Peay got 11 points from Ed Dyson in a losing cause and another 10 points from Zavion Williams. Zavion Williams contributed 4 assists for them, while Chris Horton had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 51-29 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 50-27.