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Memphis Defeats Central Florida 59-57 - Recap
Memphis earned a 59-57 victory over Central Florida on Wednesday, getting 20 points from Lance Thomas at CFE Federal Credit Union Arena.
Memphis was a favorite by -1.5 points and came through with an ATS victory for bettors.
Precious Achiuwa had 18 points for Memphis and Boogie Ellis chipped in with 13 points. Lester Quinones had 4 assists for them, while Precious Achiuwa was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Central Florida got a 13-point performance from Ceasar DeJesus, who was supported by 13 points from Collin Smith. Tony Johnson Jr. had 2 assists in a losing cause for Central Florida, while Collin Smith grabbed 10 rebounds.
Memphis trailed at halftime, $HalfScore.
Memphis had a 38-27 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.
Next game, Memphis takes its act home to face Connecticut looking for another win. For Central Florida, they head on the road to face South Florida.