No. 8 Memphis 69, Tulsa 52

Thursday, February 15th 2007, 5:52 am
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. (AP) _ Chris Douglas-Roberts scored 20 points and Antonio Anderson added 15 as Number Eight Memphis beat Tulsa 69-to-52.

Memphis (22-3, 12-0) took control with a run late in the first half and led by at least nine throughout the second half en route to its 14th straight win Wednesday night.

Douglas-Roberts scored the final seven points during a 10-to-0 Memphis run that put the game away midway through the second half.

TU (15-9, 5-6), which averages 38.1 percent shooting in conference play, made only 32 percent of their shots.

Freshman Jamel McLean scored a career-high 16 to lead Tulsa, including eight after the Tigers were already up by 20. He also matched his career-high with eight rebounds.

Memphis was up 34-to-24 at halftime after holding Tulsa to 6-for-27 shooting and forcing 11 turnovers.