Utah Jazz lead Memphis Grizzlies at halftime, 51-50

Published: Saturday, April 14 2012 7:30 p.m. MDT

Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) grabs a rebound away from Utah Jazz forward Paul Millsap (24) in the first half of an NBA basketball game on Saturday, April 14, 2012, in Memphis, Tenn. (AP Photo/Nikki Boertman)

Nikki Boertman, AP

MEMPHIS — The Utah Jazz are off to a good start against the Memphis Grizzlies.

Al Jefferson has scored 14 points and Devin Harris has chipped in with 13 to lead the Jazz to a 51-50 halftime lead over the Grizzlies tonight.

Harris hit two 3-pointers in the first half after only scoring three points in the Jazz's 96-85 loss at New Orleans on Friday night.

Point guard Mike Conley and Marc Gasol top Memphis (34-24) with 11 and 10 points, respectively.

Guard Blake Ahearn made his debut with the Jazz in the first half, playing five minutes, grabbing two rebounds and dishing out an assist.

Utah (31-29) has beaten Memphis in both previous meetings this season.

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