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“They looked battle tested and we did not,” said Virginia head coach Tony Bennett after the Memphis Tigers saddled the No. 22-ranked Cavaliers with a 77-54 loss and exposed a vulnerability. With an announced attendance of 13,553 at FedExForum, the...
The Memphis Tigers’ two-point victory over previously undefeated Clemson was a matter of subduing a nationally-ranked opponent by what head coach Penny Hardaway considered “any means necessary.” With 15,000-plus viewing the struggle over No. 13 Clemson (9-1) at FedExForum, the...
Ja Morant’s 25-game suspension – a disorienting chapter to the start of a season that sees the Memphis Grizzlies reeling with a 6-18 record – ends on Monday (December 18). His pending return was the backdrop as he fielded...
On a day far from ordinary in multiple ways, the Memphis Grizzlies were saddled with an all too familiar outcome – another home loss. This time, the visiting victors were the Houston Rockets, who picked up only their second...
“Keep working. Keep getting better.” That’s what head coach Taylor Jenkins told his team after the Grizzlies’ 120-113 loss to the Dallas Mavericks at FedExForum on Monday night. The loss to the Mavericks (14-8), who played without Kyrie Irving and...
College Station, Texas – On the road, against a good team and in a “very tough … environment,” the University of Memphis Tigers showed head coach Penny Hardaway what he wanted to see. “I couldn’t be prouder of the squad,”...
When a team gets outrebounded – at home – the way the Grizzlies were on Friday night by the Timberwolves, the outcome is inevitable barring some extremely rare deviation from the norm. No such rarity saved Memphis as Western Conference...
The University of Memphis’ 2023 postseason bowl appearance will be a “backyard” experience against an Iowa State team eager to build upon a turn-around season. The Tigers (9-3) will take on the Cyclones (7-5) in the 65th Annual Liberty Bowl...
In the latest test of his team’s ability to grade out as a winner in the self-described “tough schedule” head coach Penny Hardaway put together, the University of Memphis Tigers fell to Ole Miss (80-77) in Oxford, Mississippi on...
DALLAS — A week after signing a 10-day contract to shore up the Memphis roster, Jaylen Nowell scored 19 points and helped the Grizzlies beat  Dallas 108-94 on Friday night with Mavericks superstar Luka Doncic out for personal reasons. Desmond...