Harvard vs. Memphis: Full Game Preview

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Harvard vs. Memphis: Full Game Preview
Harvard
(9-5, 3-4 away)
Memphis
(13-3, 10-1 home)
Venue: FedEx Forum
12:30PM ET / 9:30AM PT, January 19, 2013
Team Leaders
Points Rebounds Assists
Harvard W Saunders 16.4 J Travis 4.7 S Chambers 5.8
Memphis J Jackson 13.9 D Stephens 6.4 J Jackson 4.5

Harvard heads to FedEx Forum on Saturday to take on Memphis. It gets started at 12:30 EST and you can catch it on FSN.

In their last game, Siyani Chambers put up 22 points and 6 assists in the Crimson 75-65 win over Dartmouth on January 12th. In addition to a team-leading 5.8 assists per game, he chips in 13.3 points per game. For the Tigers, Joe Jackson put up 13 points and 12 rebounds in the 77-51 blowout of Rice on January 16th. He leads the team in points with 13.9 per game and assists with 4.5 per game.

Memphis StatSmack

  • The Harvard three-point leader (Laurent Rivard) has more three-pointers than the Memphis three-point leader (Antonio Barton).
  • You'll do better on next semester's exams, right? Harvard currently has a higher Academic Progress Rate (974 to 1000) than Memphis, per the NCAA.
  • Harvard is a better three-point shooting team (41.4% vs 33.0%) than Memphis this season.
  • Even computers respect Harvard more. We have a better RPI this season than Memphis (RPI: #61 vs #102).
  • The Harvard steals leader (Wesley Saunders) has more steals than the Memphis steals leader (Chris Crawford).
  • Memphis has been ducking Harvard for over 30 years.
  • Keep filling up on cupcakes. Harvard has a stronger schedule than Memphis this season (SOS Rank: #40 vs #145).
  • The Harvard scoring leader (Wesley Saunders) has more points than the Memphis scoring leader (Joe Jackson).
  • The Harvard assist leader (Siyani Chambers) has more assists than the Memphis assist leader (Joe Jackson).
HARV Players Mins Pts Reb Ast Stl Blk TO
B+ Wesley Saunders 36 16 4 4 2 0 3
B Siyani Chambers 37 13 3 6 2 0 3
B Laurent Rivard 35 11 4 1 1 0 1
C Jonah Travis 21 9 5 1 1 1 1
C C. Webster 32 8 3 2 1 0 2
C- S. Moundou-Missi 17 6 4 0 1 1 1
D+ Kenyatta Smith 12 5 3 0 0 2 2
D+ Agunwa Okolie 9 3 2 0 0 0 1
D+ Evan Cummins 3 1 1 1 0 1 0
D Michael Hall 3 1 1 0 0 0 1
D Alex Nesbitt 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
D- Tom Hamel 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
F Jeff Georgatos 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 3
C+ D.J. Stephens 20 6 6 1 1 2 1
C+ Shaq Goodwin 23 9 5 1 1 1 2
C+ Adonis Thomas 28 11 4 2 1 1 2
C+ Tarik Black 21 11 5 0 1 1 1
C Chris Crawford 27 6 3 3 2 0 2
C Antonio Barton 21 7 2 1 1 0 1
D Anthony Cole 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
D Stan Simpson 7 2 1 0 0 0 1
D Ferrakohn Hall 6 1 2 0 0 0 1
D Trey Draper 1 1 0 0 0 0 0
D Damien Wilson 4 3 1 0 0 0 1
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