Memphis, TN (KAIT) - ASU opened the game with a 11-2 run, and led 32-28 to shock the FedEx Forum crowd.
But the Tigers opened it up in the second half thanks to 20 Eliot Williams points to beat the Red Wolves 74-55 Saturday night.
Williams was one of three Memphis players in double figures. ASU had three of their own. JeJuan Brown led the way with 17, Brandon Reed had 14, and Martavius Adams had 11 points and 12 rebounds.
The Red Wolves led up to the 14 minute mark in the second half. But a 35-17 Tiger run put the game out of reach.