Memphis 56, Louisiana tech 54 Cheyenne Creighton records third straight double-double in win

Memphis led for 34:33 while not ever letting Louisiana Tech have the lead. There were four ties for a combined 5:26.

Memphis is now 4-2 at home with three more home games in a row before going back on the road.

Memphis has beaten Louisiana Tech three out of the last four match-ups.

Taylor Williams scored a game-high 17 points, hitting 5-of-15 shots from the field and 2-of-8 from long range.

Went 5-for-5 from the free throw line in the final quarter (three made on a fouled three-pointer, two made with 12 seconds to play).

She is averaging a team-high 16.0 points per game at home this season.

Cheyenne Creighton had her third-straight double-double with 13 points and 10 rebounds.

Made 4-of-7 shots from the field, while adding five free throws.

Her eight offensive rebounds were a new career-high.

Brea Elmore made 4-of-12 shots from the field, and 2-of-5 from long range in scoring 13 points.

She set a career-high with six assists and four steals.

Taylor Barnes scored six points while dishing out five assists against Louisiana Tech

Her five assists tied a career-high.

Loysha Morris scored six points, hitting 2-of-3 field goals, and both of her free throw tries.

Brianna Porter pulled down six rebounds for the Tigers, two on the offensive end.

The Tigers return to action on Wednesday, December 21 at 1 p.m. against Nicholls at the Elma Roane Fieldhouse.

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