Memphis Downs Houston 82-59 - Match Report
Memphis blew out Houston on Thursday, running up the score in an 82-59 win at FedExForum.
Memphis won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 13.5-point spread as favorites.
Shaq Goodwin had 20 points for Memphis and Joe Jackson chipped in with 18 points. Joe Jackson had 7 assists for them, while Shaq Goodwin was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 6 boards.
Houston got 14 points from TaShawn Thomas in a losing cause and another 13 points from Brandon Morris. L.J. Rose contributed 10 assists for them, while TaShawn Thomas had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Memphis were victorious, as the score was 47-32 at the break.
Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-28.