|American Athletic Conference Tournament - Tulane Green Wave vs Memphis Tigers Wrap - Memphis Wins 83-68|
Memphis grabbed a 83-68 win over Tulane on Thursday, behind a 21-point effort from Jeremiah Martin at FedExForum.
Memphis did not, however, defeat Tulane against the spread, which closed at -16.5 at most sportsbooks.
Kyvon Davenport had 17 points for Memphis and Mike Parks chipped in with 14 points. Jeremiah Martin had 7 assists for them, while Mike Parks was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 13 boards.
Tulane got 19 points from Caleb Daniels in a losing cause and another 12 points from Blake Paul. Shakwon Barrett contributed 7 assists for them, while Caleb Daniels had 7 rebounds.
Memphis was winning at the break before taking care of business in the second half.
The rebound battle favored Memphis as they grabbed 40 boards, while Tulane only had 30