Florida vs Memphis Final: 77-75 - Recap
Florida earned a 77-75 victory over Memphis on Tuesday, getting 22 points from Casey Prather at Madison Square Garden.
Florida won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 3-point spread.
Florida got 14 points from Dorian Finney-Smith and another 11 points from Michael Frazier II. Scottie Wilbekin contributed 3 assists, while Patric Young cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Memphis got 17 points from Joe Jackson in a losing cause and another 13 points from Geron Johnson. Geron Johnson contributed 5 assists for them, while Shaq Goodwin had 5 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Florida were victorious, as the score was 41-38 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Florida as they grabbed 37 boards, while Memphis only had 26.