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  The Memphis Tigers entered the last game of the regular season before heading to Orlando, Florida for the American Athletic Conference on Thursday March 8. The Tigers came into Sunday's game wounded from the embarrassing loss to the University of South Florida Bulls at home last week 75-51. South Florida...
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By PAT EATON-ROBB, AP Sports Writer STORRS, Conn. (AP) — Tubby Smith isn't happy about losing the American Athletic Conference's leading scorer to a broken foot, but likes the way his Memphis Tigers have responded to Jeremiah Martin's season-ending injury. Mike Parks Jr. and freshman Jamal Johnson each scored 18 points and...
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For the University of Memphis Tigers, Tuesday night's surprise win of the No. 23 ranked Houston Cougars was the first victory over a consensus-ranked opponent in the era of head coach Tubby Smith. With an announced crowd of 6,536 at the FedExForum, the Tigers took down the Cougars, who had...
NEW ORLEANS - Back-to-back wins on the road have been a rarity this season for the University of Memphis Tigers, so the victory over Tulane in New Orleans was no small thing, especially for the players who made it happen. “It makes a big difference," Mark Parks Jr. said. "When...
On a three-game skid, the University of Memphis Tigers made it four in row with a 68-64 loss to the Knights of Central Florida at the FedExForum on Saturday. With an announced attendance of 7,163, the Tigers put bad defense on display, again. A.J. Davis (20 points) and B.J. Taylor...
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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — DaQuan Jeffries finished with career highs of 24 points and 11 rebounds to notch his first double-double and propel Tulsa to a 64-51 victory over Memphis on Saturday night. Jeffries connected on 8 of 15 shots, including 3 of 4 from long range, for the Golden...
If you want to say the University of Memphis Tigers are on a roll, you’d be speaking the truth. Or if you want to say they are showing swagger, keep on talking. This often-maligned version of the Tigers basketball team now has won four games in row, including a 73-49...
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Jeremiah Martin scored a career-high 28 points and had eight assists and Memphis beat Tulsa 76-67 on Saturday to snap a three-game losing streak. Tulsa led 33-32 at halftime and stretched it to 55-47 with a Junior Etou 3-pointer before Memphis took control. Martin scored seven points during a 13-5...
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By CLAY BAILEY, Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — After playing even with Memphis in the first half, LSU pulled away by relying on good shooting and a successful percentage from 3-point range. LSU (9-3) shot better than 60 percent through a good portion of the second half, made 50 percent of...
NEW YORK CITY - Most of the University of Memphis' Tigers were taking their first steps inside of New York's famed Madison Square Garden when they squared off against the Louisville Cardinals in the showcase game of the Gotham Classic. With 8:04 left in the game and the Cardinals (8-2) leading...