Memphis, TN-Tigers forward Shaq Goodwin scored 16 of his team-high 20 points in the first half to lead 23rd ranked Memphis to an easy 82-59 win over Houston on Thursday in FedEx Forum.
After the Tigers opened the game with a pair of Geron Johnson free throws, Goodwin scored the next 12 points for Memphis on a variety of dunks.
The Tigers never trailed in this one and led by 15 points at halftime. Joe Jackson added 18 points for Memphis.
The Tigers shot 59 percent for the game and outrebounded Houston, 33-28. The Tigers are now 14-4 overall, 4-2 in the American conference.