Memphis Defeats Temple 82-79 - Recap

Memphis Defeats Temple 82-79 - Recap

Shaq Goodwin scored 20 points leading Memphis to an 82-79 victory over Temple at FedExForum on Saturday.

Memphis won on the scoreboard, but lost at the pay window as they failed to cover the 14-point spread.

Memphis got 17 points from Austin Nichols and another 12 points from Joe Jackson. Joe Jackson contributed 8 assists, while Austin Nichols cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Temple got a 24-point performance from Will Cummings, who was supported by 23 points from Quenton DeCosey. Will Cummings had 6 assists in a losing cause for Temple, while Devontae Watson grabbed 9 rebounds.

Memphis hit the break leading 40-32 before taking care of business in the second half.

Memphis won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-36.