Memphis turned a huge advantage at the totally free-toss line into an 81-76 extra time victory above stumbling Ohio Point out on Friday night in the Basketball Hall of Fame Invitational at AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami.
The Tigers outscored the Buckeyes 6-1 in overtime with guard Ricky Tarrant Jr. sinking a few free throws.
Forward Shaq Goodwin scored 23 points to guide 4 Tigers in double figures. Forward Dedric Lawson and Tarrant every single scored 16 factors and guard Avery Woodson included 11 factors for Memphis.
Freshman guard JaQuan Lyle led Ohio Point out with eighteen points and ahead Marc Loving additional 17.
The decline was the third straight nonconference defeat for the young Buckeyes (two-3), who have only 1 senior on their roster.
In improving to three-3, the Tigers dominated the Buckeyes at the totally free-throw line, creating 28 of 36 makes an attempt. Tarrant was 14 of sixteen and Goodwin went 9 of 9.
Ohio Condition made just eleven of 19 foul photographs.
In a recreation that was up for grabs late in the second fifty percent, Goodwin converted two free of charge throws to place Memphis up 75-70. The Buckeyes failed to wilt and ahead Keita Bates-Diop tied the score with 1:03 still left with a three-pointer to send the match into time beyond regulation.
The Tigers held the Buckeyes to a solitary stage in OT from Bates-Diop.