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NCAA Game Summary - Jackson State at Memphis



(Saturday, December 28th)

Final Score: (17) Memphis 75, Jackson State 61

Memphis, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - Michael Dixon Jr. had 14 points and 17th- ranked Memphis beat Jackson State by a 75-61 margin on Saturday.

Shaq Goodwin added 13 points, seven rebounds, three blocks and two steals for Memphis (9-2), which has won two in a row. David Pellom and Joe Jackson tallied 12 and 11 points, respectively.

"It was a good win out there today. We did not play the entire game well, but I am happy for the win," Memphis coach Josh Pastner said. "We were up by 19 points early on in the game, and then we just coasted there in the end."

Julysses Nobles ended with 20 points for Jackson State (4-8), which had a two- game winning streak snapped. Brandon West had 14 points and 12 rebounds.

It didn't take long for Memphis to build a big lead. Chris Crawford made a pair of 3-pointers to spark a 16-4 run.

Crawford added a pair of free throws with 5:37 left in the first half to give Memphis a 33-14 edge. It was a 40-28 game at the break.

Jackson State actually got within nine, 41-32, early in the second half, but Memphis responded with a 12-0 run.

"I thought Memphis had a really good team. I thought they were well-coached, big, strong and athletic. They trapped us with some guys that had great size," Jackson State coach Wayne Brent said.

Game Notes

Memphis leads the all-time series by a 15-1 margin ... Crawford ended with eight points, seven rebounds and seven steals ... Memphis went 19-of-32 from the foul line, while Jackson State went 9-of-17 from the charity stripe.

12/28 16:00:29 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
13th
NOR 3
DUR 5
 
3rd
PIT 0
CAR 10
 
Final
CIN 7
CHC 2
Final
DET 3
NYY 2
Final
SFG 4
COL 1
7th
BAL 4
TAM 4
 
9th
NYM 1
ATL 6
 
5th
CWS 1
CLE 1
 
4th
KAN 2
MIN 4
 
5th
HOU 0
TEX 2
 
10:05pm Tonight
ANA
OAK
Final
SCAR 28
TEXAM 52
 
4th
LAMON 10
WAKE 10
 
Half
MISS 7
BSU 3
 
2nd
TULSA 7
TULA 21
 
10:00pm Tonight
WASU
RUTG
10:13pm Tonight
VANDY
TEMPL
10:30pm Tonight
ARST
WEBER
Final
JAC 14
ATL 24
 
4th
BUF 0
DET 23
 
4th
CIN 28
IND 7
 
3rd
GBP 27
KAN 14
 
4th
PHI 29
NYJ 7
 
4th
MIA 7
STL 13
 
3rd
PIT 0
CAR 10
 
3rd
NYG 10
NEP 10
 
3rd
TAM 3
WAS 17
 
Half
NOS 13
BAL 16
 
Half
CLE 17
CHI 13
 
Half
DAL 3
DEN 10
 
Half
TEN 0
MIN 16
 
Half
HOU 6
SFX 14
 
10:00pm Tonight
SDC
ARI
10:00pm Tonight
OAK
SEA
13th
NOR 3
DUR 5