MEMPHIS, TN – Joe Jackson’s 19 points paced five Tigers scoring in double figures as Memphis captured the Conference USA Tournament championship with an 83-57 win over Marshall.
Memphis (26-8) also received 18 points and 13 rebounds from Will Barton en route to winning their sixth conference tournament. Marshall (21-13) was led by DeAndre Kane’s 16 points in the loss.
Dave Ryan and Pete Gillen called the action on the Westwood One Radio Network.
(Joe Jackson’s 3-pointer puts Memphis up 31-19)
(Will Barton’s layup makes it 33-19 Tigers)
(Chris Crawford’s 3-pointer makes it 57-40 Tigers)
(Ferrakohn Hall’s slam dunk makes it 65-44 Tigers)
(Postgame recap from Dave Ryan and Pete Gillen)
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