Tiger Basketball

The wait is almost over. The University of Memphis Tigers basketball team will debut to the public this week, when the Tigers host their annual Memphis Madness event at FedExForum. Tickets for the event went on sale days ago, but the lower bowl sold out within hours. Tiger Nation wants to...
The most anticipated preseason basketball games in a very long time occurred on an island more than 1,600 miles away. Some of that anticipation was tempered when fans learned that top recruits James Wiseman wouldn't play because of injury and Precious Achiuwa would not travel because of a visa issue. ESPN...
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Your University of Memphis Tigers are playing basketball on an island this week – and unless you're there, you can't watch. The Tigers are on a week-long excursion to the Bahamas, where they played the first of four exhibition games today, beating the Commonwealth Bank Giants in a 114-83 rout....
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The Memphis Tigers Men's Basketball is in preparations to make a summer trip to the Bahamas. And Head Coach Penny Hardaway allowed media in to take a first look at what the Tigers will look like this fall. Fun fact about @_swaggyd2_ Loves an open lane 👀 pic.twitter.com/xYd8y1LTYO— Memphis Basketball...
Memphis has announced that alumnus Gary W. Bryant and his wife have pledged $13 million to boost the school's athletic department by establishing a trust. This represents the largest commitment in the athletic department's history and second-largest gift in the university's history. The Gary and Barbara Bryant Athletic Excellence Fund will...
The dream of every college basketball player is to hear their name to be called at the NBA draft. But sometimes, not hearing your name called could be a blessing. It allows you to pick a club that allows you the best opportunity to make the opening night roster. Former...
Jeremiah Martin has been exceeding expectations for his whole basketball career. Hopefully he's about to do it again. Despite being one of the more dominant players in the American Athletic Conference last season, Martin went undrafted in the 2019 NBA Draft. He did get picked up by the Miami Heat...
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Memphis will host Georgia this season in a matchup that features two of the nation's most heralded incoming freshmen as part of a scheduling alliance between the Southeastern Conference and American Athletic Conference. The SEC and AAC announced in April they had formed a scheduling alliance....
One by one, they entered the Laurie Walton Center at The University of Memphis. And to a man, they all have the same stated goal: To win an NCAA Championship. This season. And none of them hesitated or shuddered when the subject came up. And given that the Tigers boast...
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Fans of the Tigers have been waiting in great anticipation for the upcoming season. Every nugget of potentially bad news was greeted with uneasiness with the base. For instance, Head coach Penny Hardaway previously stated that all players would be on campus by June 3 for the start of the...