Memphis vs Temple Wrap - Memphis Wins 79-69
|Memphis vs Temple Wrap - Memphis Wins 79-69|
Memphis got 23 points and 11 rebounds from Shaq Goodwin en route to a 79-69 victory over Temple on Saturday at Liacouras Center.
Memphis was an 8.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Memphis got 15 points from Michael Dixon Jr. and another 10 points from Joe Jackson. Chris Crawford contributed 8 assists, while Shaq Goodwin cleaned the glass with 11 rebounds.
Temple got 24 points from Dalton Pepper in a losing cause and another 18 points from Quenton DeCosey. Will Cummings contributed 5 assists for them, while Anthony Lee had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Temple were victorious, as the score was 37-36 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 45-28.