Memphis vs. Rice: Full Game Preview

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Memphis vs. Rice: Full Game Preview
Memphis
(12-3, 2-2 away)
Rice
(3-12, 3-6 home)
Venue: Tutor Fieldhouse
7:00PM ET / 4:00PM PT, January 16, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Memphis J Jackson 14.0 D Stephens 6.3 J Jackson 4.5
Rice T Jackson 16.7 T Jackson 6.7 T Jackson 2.3

The Owls, however, don't turn it over as often, 12 per game to 15 per game.

Rice StatSmack

  • Memphis has more Final Four appearances over the last 10 years than Rice (1 vs 0).
  • Memphis has a more potent offense, scoring more points (74.0 per game vs 57.9 per game) than Rice this season.
  • We have a history of cultivating talent. Over the past 10 years, Memphis has had more players drafted by the NBA than Rice (10 vs 1).
  • It must sting. Memphis has blown out Rice by 20 points or more on 5 occasions since 2006.
  • We're a talent magnet. Since 1998 Memphis has recruited more Top 10 high school players than Rice (5 vs 0).
  • Memphis allows fewer rebounds (31.6 allowed per game vs 39.4 allowed per game) than Rice this season.
  • Memphis embarrassed Rice by 22 points the last time they played (Jan 25, 2012).
  • Memphis takes less vacation, with more NCAA Tournament appearances over the last 10 years than Rice (8 vs 0).
  • The Memphis blocks leader (D.J. Stephens) has more blocks than the Rice blocks leader (Julian DeBose).
  • At least you keep showing up. Memphis has an average margin of victory of 21 over Rice in 6 wins since 2005.
  • D.J. Stephens is ranked 6th in C-USA in blocks.
MEM Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B Joe Jackson 31 14 3 5 2 0 3
C+ Geron Johnson 25 10 4 2 2 1 3
C+ D.J. Stephens 20 6 6 1 1 2 1
C+ Shaq Goodwin 22 9 5 1 1 1 2
C+ Adonis Thomas 28 11 4 2 1 1 2
C+ Tarik Black 21 10 5 0 1 1 1
C Chris Crawford 28 6 3 3 2 0 2
C- Antonio Barton 21 7 2 1 1 0 1
D Ferrakohn Hall 6 1 2 0 0 0 0
D Stan Simpson 7 2 1 0 0 0 1
D Damien Wilson 4 3 1 0 0 0 1
D Anthony Cole 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D Trey Draper 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
RICE Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
C+ Tamir Jackson 35 17 6 2 2 0 3
C- Julian DeBose 31 9 5 2 1 1 2
D+ Max Guercy 30 8 2 2 1 0 2
D Austin Ramljak 24 8 2 1 0 0 1
D Seth Gearhart 30 6 3 2 1 1 1
D K. Washington 20 4 2 2 1 0 2
D- Ross Wilson 18 3 2 1 0 0 2
F Elliot Franshaw 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
F Dan Peera 7 0 0 0 0 0 0
F B. Firozgary 5 1 1 0 0 0 0
F Nizar Kapic 5 2 0 0 0 0 0
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