Found December 06, 2011 on Fox Sports Tennessee:
CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- Sophomore Will Barton had career highs of 27 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 21-ranked Memphis overcome a poor night of outside shooting and beat the Miami Hurricanes 71-54 Tuesday night. The Tigers, who sank 15 3-pointers in a rout three nights earlier, went 1 for 12 from beyond the arc. They repeatedly worked the ball inside in the second half to pull away. Memphis (5-2) won its third game in a row. The Hurricanes (5-3) lost in their first game against a ranked team, and the defeat snapped a streak of 27 consecutive non-conference home victories. Barton shot 12 for 20, including three alley-oop dunks, and he added four steals. Chris Crawford totaled nine points, five assists and four steals. Adonis Thomas had 10 rebounds for the Tigers, who had a 44-37 advantage on the boards. The Hurricanes raced to a 7-0 lead but cooled off after that and shot just 36 percent. Their point total was a season low. Miami's talented guard trio of Durand Scott, ...
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