Barton paces Memphis past Miami-Florida

Will Barton scored a game-high 27 points Florida, 71-54 on Tuesday.

Chris Crawford and Tarik Black scored nine points each, while Adonis Thomas and Joe Jackson donated eight points apiece for the Tigers (5-2), winners of three consecutive games.

Kenny Kadji paced the Hurricanes (5-3) with 12 points and six rebounds, while Trey McKinney Jones and Durand Scott contributed 10 points apiece. Miami has lost three of its last four contests.