Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Sports

FORT WORTH, Texas – Resolute. That pretty much describes the mindset of University of Memphis head coach Penny Hardaway as the Tigers turned the page to the basketball program’s long-awaited return to the coveted NCAA Tournament. “It was a pretty...
OKLAHOMA CITY — Dillon Brooks had to wait a few more minutes to make his return. After being sidelined for 27 games due to an ankle injury, Brooks walked onto the court Sunday only to see that both Memphis and...
FORT WORTH, Texas – Penny Hardaway’s University of Memphis Tigers were down 55-51 to SMU’s Mustangs when a media timeout stopped play at the 6:59 mark down the stretch. With a ticket on the line to the next day’s finals...
FORT WORTH, Texas -- “Very hard game. … The first game of the tournament is a very hard game. You don’t know what to expect,” said University of Memphis head coach Penny Hardaway, whose Tigers controlled the University of...
Fighting for a long shot, post-season berth, the University of Memphis women’s basketball team battled the highly-favored South Florida Bulls deep into the fourth quarter but could not take down the second-ranked team in the American Athletic Conference Tournament. The...
The win – Memphis 75, Houston 61 – was huge for the NCAA Tournament-hungry Memphis Tigers. And, for Memphis senior Alex Lomax, it was a victory that will resonate years from now as he moves about his basketball-crazed hometown. On Senior...
Ja Morant, who currently ranks seventh in the NBA averaging 27.6 points per game, leads Memphis into a matchup with New Orleans on Tuesday (March 8), after the Grizzlies failed to match the resolve of the lowly Houston Rockets...
It was one of those, “Do you remember where you were nights?” The night Memphis superstar point guard Ja Morant scored a career-high and franchise-record 52 points, setting franchise-high-scoring marks in back-to-back games. This Monday evening had a sense of urgency...
The mind games between the University of Memphis Tigers and the Wichita State Shockers started long before tipoff last Sunday afternoon at FedExForum. The Shockers were not too happy with how the Tigers were dancing after slamming the Shockers...
With three key players on the bench in first-half foul trouble, Memphis head coach Penny Hardaway went against the coaching grain to address a deficit that had reached as much as eight-points deep. The result he reaped steadied the Tigers...