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There are only so many home-grown basketball players that can play at the University of Memphis. Some of them have to play against the Tigers. That's what happened when the Bradley University Braves played the Tigers on Dec. 3 – and they brought two Memphians back with them. Bradley senior Darrell...
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By CLAY BAILEY Associated Press Indiana's balanced scoring was too much for a makeshift Memphis Grizzlies lineup. Malcolm Brogdon scored 19 points, Domantas Sabonis added 18 and the Pacers beat the depleted Grizzlies 117-104 on Monday night. Seven players scored in double figures for the Pacers, including Myles Turner with 17 points....
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By BRIAN HALL, Associated Press MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Playing without star rookie Ja Morant and veteran center Jonas Jonas Valanciunas, the remodeled Memphis Grizzlies knew Sunday's look would be experimental for a collection of young players. The makeshift lineups produced the needed energy to pull out a win on the road. Dillon...
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By CLAY BAILEY, Associated Press Utah coach Quin Snyder didn't have a lot to say to his team at halftime, despite a 15-point deficit. A little video session, but no harsh words or motivational speeches. The low-key tactic worked well. The Jazz came out quickly in the third, eventually erased the Memphis...
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It was the final regular-season game for 18 seniors for the No. 18 University of Memphis when they hosted the No. 19 Cincinnati Bearcats. The special season for the Tigers continues with a 34-24 win over the Bearcats in front of 36,472. With the win, the Tigers have the first...
It's been a November to remember for sports fans in Memphis – and we're not quite done yet. Last week gave us a hoops doubleheader at FedExForum while the University of Memphis Tigers took out South Florida last week in Tampa. Tiger Basketball is in New York for tournament action,...
The must-see action in the Grizzlies-Clippers game included the matchup of Memphis' Ja Morant against defensive irritant Patrick Beverley of Los Angeles. (Photos: Karanja A. Ajanaku) With one more chance for the Memphis Grizzlies to tie or take the lead, Jaren Jackson Jr.’s 3-point attempt from the right corner was...
The Memphis Tigers’ basketball team will be without two vital players when they play the North Carolina State Wolfpack at the Barclays Center on Thanksgiving. Star center James Wiseman is in the midst of a 12-game NCAA suspension and Lester Quiñones Jr. broke two bones in his hand during the...
Memphis coaching legend Fred Horton first coached Antonio Harris at Booker T. Washington High School in the early 1990s. This season, they meet for the first time as opposing coaches – Harris is in his sixth season as Horton’s replacement at BTW, while Horton came out of retirement to coach Whitehaven. Whitehaven’s team got an 86-70 win during an MLK Tournament game at Hamilton High School on Tuesday, Nov. 26.
The 49 Annual MLK Tournament is a two-pronged event. It is a round robin event featuring boys and girls teams from high schools and middle schools across the region.  The event is play from November 23rd thru Saturday November 30 at Craigmont, the Streets Ministry Gym, Lemoyne-Owen College and Hamilton...