Memphis slips past UCF, claims C-USA regular season title
Orlando, FL (Sports Network) - Chris Crawford and Joe Jackson each scored 19 points as the 19th-ranked Memphis Tigers claimed their sixth outright Conference USA regular season title with a 76-67 victory over the UCF Knights.
Adonis Thomas added 12 points for the Tigers (25-4, 14-0 C-USA), who had an 18-game winning streak snapped Tuesday when it dropped a narrow 64-62 decision at Xavier.
Keith Clanton ended with 29 points and six rebounds for the Knights (19-10, 8-6), who had a two-game winning streak snapped. Calvin Newell and Kasey Wilson tallied 13 and 11 points, respectively.
03/02 15:29:18 ET