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Memphis fell to Louisville on the road Saturday evening, 95-87. Will Barton recorded 28 points and 16 rebounds, both career-highs. With the double-double against the Cardinals, Barton now has four on the season and three in the last four games. Joe Jackson added 22 points, five rebounds and four assists for the Tigers. Memphis (5-4) committed an uncharacteristic 17 turnovers, leading to 24 points for Louisville (10-0), which made only 40 percent (28-of-70) of its shots and just 30.4 percent (6-of-23) from beyond the arc. The Tigers connected on 26-of-63 (41.3 percent) field-goal attempts, including 6-of-15 (40.0 percent) from three. Facing a 13-point deficit early in the second half, the Tigers responded to cut the margin to a single point, 53-52, with 12-minutes remaining. Sophomore Tarik Black tied the game on a stick-back and on the ensuing possession Jackson converted on an old-fashioned three-point play to give Tigers Tails Memphis its first lead since midway through the first half. • Will Barton, with a career-high 28 After being careless with the ball in the opening points, topped the 20-point mark for the fourth-straight game and 20-minutes of play, Memphis went the first 11-minutes the seventh time in nine games of the second half without a turnover. But, miscues on this year. consecutive plays allowed Louisville to score five-unan• Barton also hauled in a careerswered points to regain the lead, 68-63. high 16 boards, giving him his Jackson knocked down a pair of free throws and a fourth double-double on the seathree-pointer and Will Barton scored in transition to cap a son. 7-2 Tiger run to tie the game at 70. Louisville responded • Memphis’ 87 points marks the most scored against Louisville this with an eight-point spurt to regain control of the game season. with under five minutes left to play. Memphis was able to pull within six points, but an- • Joe Jackson scored a season-high 22 points. other turnover led to a Louisville basket and the Cardinals secured the win by converting its free-throw attempts • Ferrakohn Hall played in his first game since transferring from Sedown the stretch. ton Hall. Chris Crawford recorded 12 points, five rebounds and four assists. Black finished with five points and six boards. Louisville had five players score in double figures. Russ Smith finished with a teamhigh 24 points and Peyton Siva added 13 points and nine assists. Gorgui Dieng chipped in 14 points. Rakeem Buckles and Kyle Kuric round out the double-digit scorers for Louisville, scoring 12 and 11 points, respectively.

NR/RV Memphis 85 • Lipscomb 75 Dec. 19, 2011 • Memphis, Tenn.

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#4/4 Louisville 95 • RV/RV Memphis 87 Dec. 17, 2011 • Louisville, Ky. Basketball Hall of Fame Shootout

After surrendering a 14-point lead to Lipscomb, Memphis used a 12-5 spurt over the last 4:44 to pull out the victory, 85-75. Adonis Thomas scored a game-high 18 points and hauled in nine boards for the Tigers who improve to 6-4 on the season. Lipscomb drops to 6-7 with the loss. Will Barton chipped in 16 points, nine rebounds and six assists, while Tarik Black added a season-high 13 points. Chris Crawford posted 11 points, five rebounds and five assists. Joe Jackson and Antonio Barton rounded out the double-digit scoring for Memphis with 10 points apiece. The six Tigers in double-digits is the most by a Memphis squad since 2007. Crawford found Will Barton for a crowd-pleasing alley-oop dunk early in the second half to push the Tigers’ lead out to 11 at 57-46. Thomas’ jumper in the lane with 8:04 left on the clock increased the lead to 71-57.Lipscomb Tigers Tails used a 13-2 spurt over the next 3:40 to cut the Tiger lead down to 73-70, with the Tigers being held scoreless for • Memphis boasted a balanced offensive attack against Lipscomb nearly three minutes during the run. After the two teams as six Tigers (Thomas, W. Barton, exchanged a free-throw each, Crawford banked home a Black, Crawford, Jackson and A.Barton scored in double figures floater in the lane and Will Barton knocked down a trey for the first time since Nov. 27, to push the lead back to eight, 79-71, with 1:39 remain2007. ing. • The 10-point Memphis win marks Coming out of a Lipscomb time-out, Jordan Burthe Tigers’ fifth double-digit victory in six wins this season. gason finished a driving layup for the Bison, but Black answered with a pair of free throws to maintain the eight- • Memphis is now 6-0 when leading at the half (45-40) and 5-0 when point margin. Stifling defense by the Tigers forced a shooting above 50 percent (.569) tough shot for the Bison’s Robert Boyd, which Crawford this season. pulled down before being fouled. The sophomore point • All six of the Tigers’ wins this year have come when they lead their guard calmly sank both free throws. opponents in fast break points. Jackson iced the game with two more from the charity stripe to preserve the Tiger win. Memphis posted one of its best shooting nights of the season, going 33-for-58 (56.9 percent) from the floor and 6-for-16 (37.5 percent) from three-point range. Lipscomb went 28-for-63 (44.4 percent) on its field goal attempts and 10-for-25 (40.0 percent) from downtown. After struggling for most of the season on the glass, Memphis held a decisive advantage on the boards, 39-27.

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics MEMPHIS vs LOUISVILLE 12/17/11 4:10PM at KFC Yum! Center, LOUISVILLE, KY

Official Basketball Box Score -- Game Totals -- Final Statistics Lipscomb vs Memphis Tigers 12/19/11 6:00 p.m. at Memphis, Tenn. (FedExForum)

MEMPHIS 87 • 5-4 Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

##

Player

10

BLACK, Tarik THOMAS, Adonis JACKSON, Joe CRAWFORD, Chris BARTON, Will HALL, Ferrakohn BARTON, Antonio WITHERSPOON, Wesley SIMPSON, Stan Team Totals

35 01 03 05 00 02 11 32

FG % 1st Half: 9-31 29.0% 3FG % 1st Half: 0-7 0.0% FT % 1st Half: 14-19 73.7%

f f g g g

1-5 4-10 6-12 5-11 7-14 1-2 2-6 0-1 0-2

0-0 1-4 2-3 2-3 0-2 0-0 1-3 0-0 0-0

26-63

6-15

Lipscomb 75 • 6-7

3-6 0-0 8-9 0-0 14-19 0-2 2-5 2-2 0-0

5 1 6 4 2 2 4 3 1 4 5 4 0 5 5 4 5 11 16 2 1 1 2 2 1 5 6 3 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3 1 0 1 29-43 16 29 45 28

2nd half: 17-32 53.1% 2nd half: 6-8 75.0% 2nd half: 15-24 62.5%

TP

A TO Blk Stl

5 9 22 12 28 2 7 2 0

0 1 4 4 1 0 1 0 0

1 4 3 4 1 0 1 1 2

87 11 17

3 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 1

1 0 2 3 2 1 1 0 0

Min

30 26 37 26 38 12 14 12 5

8 10 200

Game: 26-63 41.3% Game: 6-15 40.0% Game: 29-43 67.4%

Player

22

SMITH, Damarius GLENN, Justin ALEXANDER, Deonte ARNETT, Jacob BURGASON, Jordan BOYD, Robert SMITH, Martin SMITH, Malcolm WILLIAMS, Marvin Team Totals

15 04 05 10 12 35 52 55

Deadball Rebounds 7

FG % 1st Half: 16-33 3FG % 1st Half: 5-14 FT % 1st Half: 3-6

LOUISVILLE 95 • 10-0 ##

Player

04

BUCKLES, Rakeem KURIC, Kyle DIENG, Gorgui SMITH, Russ SIVA, Peyton SMITH, Chris HENDERSON, Tim SWOPSHIRE, Jared JUSTICE, Elisha WARE, Kevin BEHANAN, Chane Team Totals

14 10 02 03 05 15 21 22 23 24

FG % 1st Half: 11-39 28.2% 3FG % 1st Half: 1-10 10.0% FT % 1st Half: 19-24 79.2%

Total 3-Ptr Rebounds FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA Off Def Tot PF

f f c g g

4-4 5-10 6-13 6-16 4-8 2-7 0-1 0-1 0-1 0-2 1-7

1-1 1-2 0-0 2-6 1-3 2-7 0-1 0-0 0-1 0-0 0-2

28-70

7-23

1 5 6 4 1 1 2 3 7 7 14 3 0 2 2 4 1 2 3 4 2 3 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 5 8 3 2 1 3 32-40 17 28 45 26

TP

A TO Blk Stl

12 11 14 24 13 11 0 0 0 0 10

0 0 1 3 9 2 0 0 0 0 2

0 0 1 2 3 2 0 1 0 1 4

95 17 14

1 0 6 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0

1st

2nd

Total

32 42

55 53

87 95

9 13 200

Game: 28-70 40.0% Game: 7-23 30.4% Game: 32-40 80.0%

Last FG - MEM 2nd-00:10, LOU 2nd-00:52. Largest lead - MEM by 3 2nd-11:00, LOU by 13 2nd-18:30.

Points MEM LOU

48.5% 35.7% 50.0%

1-7 2-3 6-15 3-8 5-10 1-4 3-4 4-5 3-7

0-1 0-0 4-9 1-6 4-6 0-2 1-1 0-0 0-0

1-4 4-6 0-0 0-0 2-2 0-0 0-0 0-0 2-4

28-63

10-25

9-16

2nd half: 12-30 2nd half: 5-11 2nd half: 6-10

Min

1 13 1 36 2 407 25 0 22 2 27 0 0+ 0 6 0 3 0 6 0 22

Deadball Rebounds 4

Officials: Pat Driscoll, John Higgins, Mike Stuart Technical fouls: MEMPHIS-None. LOUISVILLE-None. Attendance: 22733 Score by periods MEMPHIS LOUISVILLE

f c g g g

40.0% 45.5% 60.0%

Rebounds Off Def Tot PF

1 1 2 0 2 3 5 4 0 1 1 1 2 0 2 0 2 3 5 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 4 1 0 1 0 2 3 5 2 3 1 4 13 14 27 13

Game: 28-63 Game: 10-25 Game: 9-16

TP

A TO Blk

Stl

Min

3 8 16 7 16 2 7 8 8

8 2 2 2 2 2 1 0 0

1 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 0

0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

0 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 1

25 25 31 19 34 20 16 15 15

75 19

5

1

7 200

44.4% 40.0% 56.3%

Deadball Rebounds 3,2

Memphis Tigers 85 • 6-4

3-5 0-0 2-5 10-12 4-4 5-6 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 8-8

2nd half: 17-31 54.8% 2nd half: 6-13 46.2% 2nd half: 13-16 81.3%

Total 3-Ptr FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA

##

In Paint 32 40

Off T/O 16 24

2nd Fast Chance Break 15 10 15 16

Bench 11 21

Total 3-Ptr FG-FGA FG-FGA FT-FTA

##

Player

10

Black,Tarik Jackson,Joe Crawford,Chris Barton,Will Thomas,Adonis Hall,Ferrakohn Barton,Antonio Witherspoon,Wesley Team Totals

01 03 05 35 00 02 11

FG % 1st Half: 19-30 3FG % 1st Half: 4-8 FT % 1st Half: 3-5

f g g g g

63.3% 50.0% 60.0%

5-7 3-7 3-8 7-13 8-13 3-3 4-7 0-0

0-0 2-4 1-4 1-3 0-1 0-0 2-4 0-0

3-3 2-2 4-4 1-2 2-4 1-3 0-0 0-0

33-58

6-16

13-18

2nd half: 14-28 2nd half: 2-8 2nd half: 10-13

50.0% 25.0% 76.9%

Rebounds Off Def Tot PF

3 0 3 3 0 3 3 1 0 5 5 1 3 6 9 3 2 7 9 2 2 1 3 3 0 3 3 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 3 13 26 39 13

Game: 33-58 Game: 6-16 Game: 13-18

TP

A TO Blk

13 10 11 16 18 7 10 0

0 3 5 6 1 1 2 0

85 18

1 1 3 1 0 2 0 0 1 9

Stl

Min

2 0 2 1 0 1 1 0

0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

25 32 28 39 36 16 21 3

7

1 200

56.9% 37.5% 72.2%

Deadball Rebounds 1

Officials: Tom O'Neill, Rick Randall, Patrick Adams Technical fouls: Lipscomb-None. Memphis Tigers-None. Attendance: 16162 Score by periods Lipscomb Memphis Tigers

1st

2nd

Total

40 45

35 40

75 85

Last FG - LIP 2nd-00:13, MEM 2nd-01:43. Largest lead - LIP by 6 1st-14:29, MEM by 14 2nd-08:25.

Points LIP MEM

In Paint 30 44

Off T/O 13 7

2nd Chance 21 14

Fast Break 0 6

Bench 25 17

Score tied - 3 times. Lead changed - 3 times.

Score tied - 8 times. Lead changed - 6 times.

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