NCAA Men's Basketball

Memphis Tigers (18-8)


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@ UConn
L 61-64
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vs. ECU
W 77-73
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vs. Hou
11:00 AM PT12:00 PM MT1:00 PM CT2:00 PM ET7:00 PM GMT3:00 PM 北京时间12:00 PM MST2:00 PM EST
@ SMU
6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET2:00 PM GMT10:00 PM 北京时间7:00 PM MST9:00 PM EST
@ Tulane
5:00 PM PT6:00 PM MT7:00 PM CT8:00 PM ET1:00 PM GMT9:00 PM 北京时间6:00 PM MST8:00 PM EST

Achiuwa scores 24 to lift Memphis past East Carolina 77-73

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) Precious Achiuwa scored 24 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and Boogie Ellis hit the clinching free throw with 8.3 seconds left as Memphis edged East Carolina 77-73 on Wednesday night.

The Pirates battled back from a 16-point second-half deficit to tie the score three times, the first with 6:23 to play. But after tying the game at 69, Ellis and Achiuwa scored inside to give the Tigers a 73-69 lead going into the final minute.

ECU made one free throw and Memphis three of four for a 76-70 lead. Bitumba Baruti nailed a 3-pointer for the Pirates with 10.3 seconds to play but Ellis made it a two-possession game.

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Leaders
Points: J. Wiseman19.7
Rebounds: P. Achiuwa10.3
Assists: A. Lomax4.3
FG%: P. Achiuwa50.0%
FT%: P. Achiuwa57.5%
3P%: T. Harris36.0%
Steals: A. Lomax1.6
Blocks: J. Wiseman3.0
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Baylor24-1
2 Gonzaga26-1
3 Kansas23-3
4 San Diego State26-0
5 Dayton24-2
6 Duke22-4
7 Maryland22-4
8 Florida State22-4
9 Penn State20-6
10 Kentucky21-5
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Baylor24-1
2 Gonzaga26-1
3 Kansas23-3
4 San Diego State26-0
5 Dayton24-2
6 Duke22-4
7 Maryland22-4
8 Florida State22-4
9 Penn State20-6
10 Kentucky21-5
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American Athletic Conference Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
22 Houston 11-3 21-6
Cincinnati 10-4 17-9
Tulsa 9-4 17-9
SMU 8-5 18-7
Wichita State 7-5 19-6
Memphis 7-6 18-8
UConn 5-7 14-11
Temple 5-7 13-12
UCF 5-8 14-11
South Florida 4-8 11-14
East Carolina 4-10 10-17
Tulane 3-11 11-15
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 73.8 (110)
Rebounds: 10.5 (135)
Assists: 14.3 (91)
FG%: 45.2% (101)
FT%: 66.9% (291)
3P%: 34.2% (137)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 65.5 (73)
Rebounds: 29.2 (8)
Assists: 12.0 (137)
FG%: 36.7% (1)
FT%: 68.3% (70)
3P%: 29.3% (21)

Next Home Game:
Murray State @ Memphis
Sun., Dec. 11 @ 3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET11:00 PM GMT7:00 PM 北京时间4:00 PM MST6:00 PM EST