ncaab Game Recap
Memphis vs Tennessee Final: 51-47 - Recap
Memphis grabbed a 51-47 win over Tennessee on Saturday, behind a 11-point effort from Tyler Harris at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Memphis was a +6.0-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
D.J. Jeffries had 11 points for Memphis and Damion Baugh chipped in with 10 points. Alex Lomax had 3 assists for them, while Precious Achiuwa was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Tennessee got 14 points from Josiah-Jordan James in a losing cause and another 9 points from John Fulkerson. John Fulkerson contributed 3 assists for them, while John Fulkerson had 7 rebounds.
Memphis had a 44-32 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Memphis takes its act home to face Jackson State looking for another win. For Tennessee, they head on the road to face Cincinnati.