Memphis 79, East Carolina 73

GREENVILLE, N.C. (AP) -- Antonio Burks scored 25 points to lift
Memphis to a 79-73 win against East Carolina on Wednesday night.

Also scoring double-digits for the Tigers (17-4, 8-2, Conference
USA) were Sean Banks and Anthony Rice with 13 points apiece and
Jeremy Hunt with 11. Banks also grabbed nine rebounds and went
7-for-7 from the foul line.

Two players for East Carolina posted double-doubles on the
night. Derrick Wiley led the Pirates (9-11, 1-9) with 21 points and
11 rebounds, hitting 10-of-11 from the foul line. Moussa Badiane
netted 19 points and grabbed 11 rebounds.

Also scoring double-digits for the Pirates were Belton Rivers
with 12 off the bench and Mike Cook with 10.