Memphis 93, Tulsa 86

Elliot Williams scored 27 points as Memphis, the last team to

beat Tulsa at home, snapped the Golden Hurricane’s 23-game home

winning streak with a 93-86 victory Saturday night.

Doneal Mack and Angel Garcia each scored 16 for the Tigers

(18-7, 8-2 Conference USA), who defeated Tulsa for the 11th

consecutive time.

Ben Uzoh finished with 20 points, 10 assists and eight rebounds

for the Hurricane (19-6, 8-3). Bishop Wheatley had a career-high 21

points and Jerome Jordan had 19.

Williams scored 13 of his point at the free-throw line, helping

Memphis finish 25 of 30 the line. The Tigers shot 54.4 percent from

the field.

Tulsa’s winning streak started after Memphis prevailed 55-54 on

a basket at the buzzer on Jan. 13 2009.