NCAA Basketball Highlights: UConn 86 – Memphis 81 F/OT


Ryan BoatrightHARTFORD, CT – Shabazz Napier poured in 34 points along with five rebounds, four assists and four steals as Connecticut outlasted Memphis in overtime 86-81 on Saturday at the XL Center.

Ryan Boatright added 21 as the duo combined for 55 of the Huskies’ 86 points. Joe Jackson led the Tigers with 24 points.

Tom McCarthy and Donny Marshall called the action on WestwoodOne Sports.

(Shabazz Napier hits and UConn leads 60-56)

(David Pellom’s dunk puts the Tigers up 69-66)

(Napier’s layup after a foul gives the Huskies a chance to tie)

(UConn misses at the end of regulation and we’re headed to OT)

(Ryan Boatright hits from three to put UConn up by 4)

(Napier hits from deep too and it’s a 79-74 game)

(Postgame recap from Tom McCarthy and Donny Marshall)

Comments are closed.

Most Recent NCAA Basketball Posts

TWITBE: Jay Wright, Sean McDermott and Donny Marshall

17 January 2020 No Comments
The latest episode of This Week in the Big East features Villanova head coach Jay Wright, Butler senior Sean McDermott and Fox Sports and Westwood One analyst Donny Marshall. The hosts for This Week In The BIG EAST are John Rooke, a well-known BIG EAST play-by-play voice for 32 years…
Read More »

TWITBE: Dave Leitao, Markus Howard and Andy Katz

10 January 2020 Comments are off for this post.
This Week in the Big East is back for 2020. Guests include DePaul head coach Dave Leitao, Marquette guard Markus Howard and and Fox Sports analyst Andy Katz. For comprehensive coverage of the conference, log on to! Also, look for the show on Apple Podcasts and Stitcher. The…
Read More »

College Basketball Highlights: Baylor beats Texas Tech 57-52

07 January 2020 Comments are off for this post.
LUBBOCK, TX – In a top-25 battle in the Big 12, Baylor defeated Texas Tech 57-52 on Tuesday night. In a hard-fought affair, the teams combined to shoot just 40 percent from the field and committed a total of 33 turnovers. Craig Way and Will Perdue called the action on…
Read More »

Virginia captures 2019 National Championship in overtime thriller

09 April 2019 Comments are off for this post.
It’ll be remembered as a story of redemption. And it’ll be remembered as one of the best in National Championship Game history as Virginia edged Texas Tech, 85-77, in overtime on Monday night in Minneapolis. After the Cavaliers tied the score at 68 when De’Andre Hunter made a three-pointer with…
Read More »

Baylor defeats Notre Dame 82-81 in instant classic title game

07 April 2019 Comments are off for this post.
After defending champion Notre Dame rallied from a 17 point deficit, Baylor’s Chloe Jackson scored with 3.9 seconds left and Notre Dame’s Arike Ogunbowale missed a free throw to give Baylor their third NCAA Women’s Basketball National Championship in program history. Baylor joins UConn and Tennessee as the only three…
Read More »
Load more posts