Thursday, February 11
NEW YORK (AP) — Mike Conley scored 20 points, Jeff Green had 12 of his 18 in the third quarter, and the Memphis Grizzlies beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-90 last night in their first game since losing Marc Gasol to a broken right foot. Zach Randolph finished with 15 points for the Grizzlies, who were coming off consecutive losses, both in overtime.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Keron Deshields scored 15 points as Tennessee State rolled to an 85-55 win over Tennessee Tech last night. Tahjere McCall added 14 points and Xavier Richards and Armani Chaney had 11 points apiece for the Tigers, who forced 19 Tennessee Tech turnovers and had a 35-25 rebounding edge over the Golden Eagles.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Wade Baldwin IV scored 17 points in leading five starters in double figures, and the Vanderbilt Commodores routed Missouri 86-71 last night for their second win in three games. The Commodores improved to 11-2 at Memorial Gym this season.
HOUSTON (AP) — Devonta Pollard had 23 of his career-high 34 points in the second half last night and Houston made eight of its last nine from the field to beat Memphis 98-90. Shaq Goodwin had 24 points and Dedric Lawson had 20 points and 10 rebounds for Memphis.