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#25 Cincinnati Clutch Effort Takes Down Memphis 69-64 at FedExForum

Next Game: Memphis Tigers vs. UCONN Huskies

February 07, 2019 - 9:10 pm

The Memphis Tigers, coming off a rough loss to South Florida, took a different approach against Cincinnati starting out with a 35 to 29 lead after the 1st half. It wouldn't last as Memphis lost the 2nd half by 11 points. Final: #25 Cincinnati 69 Memphis 64

Yes, Mick Cronin and his team were able to ward off  Memphis at FedExForum despite Jeremiah Martin going 8 of 14 from the 3-point arc. Martin finished with 26 points.  Memphis was also led by Kyvon Davenport's double-double 12 points and 10 rebounds and Mike Park's 11 points and 9 rebounds. 

Cincinnati is tough, especially on the defensive side of the ball. Cincinnati was led on Thursday night by Jarron Cumberland's 17 points.

Next up: Memphis will travel to UCONN on Sunday (2/10) with a 1:00 p.m. game on CBS Sports Network

FULL ANALYSIS: Live at 9 a.m. on Friday (2/8) beginning on the Geoff Calkins Show on 92.9 FM ESPN

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