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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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After playing four straight games in Florida – and winning just one – The Mempis Tigers were eager for some “home cooking” as they welcomed the South Dakota State Jackrabbits to FedExForum Tuesday night. Much like the Tigers, SDSU likes to play fast. But the Tigers were able to outrun...
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...
“It was the uniforms,” Kareem Brewton Jr. said jokingly. Brewton and his University of Memphis teammates rolled past the SMU Mustangs 83-61 at the FedExForum on Saturday night. Brewton made six three-point shots (a career high)in the victory in front 16,673 at the FedExForum. The Tigers wore uniforms reflective of the...
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by Terry Davis Special to The New Tri-State Defender The Memphis Tigers returned to Memphis with a (3-3) record after losing two out of three games in the Advocare Invitational in Orlando Florida last week.  Head Coach Penny Hardaway was not pleased with his team after the blowout loss to Oklahoma State...
March 20, 2018! Mark it down. The first – and unofficial – “Penny Day.” Sure, it was the first day of spring but it was cloudy and decidedly chilly outside. Inside the hearts and minds of many, the more real shift was from the “winter” of a dismal basketball period at...
The University of Memphis plans to kickoff its 2018 basketball season on a high note as many will be celebrating the first year return of Penny Hardaway as head coach at the FedExForum this Thursday during Memphis Madness. Rumors are swirling about of who will be in attendance and who...
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The wait is over . . . sort of. Ever since The University of Memphis announced hometown hoops hero Penny Hardaway as its coach, excitement soared. And when local prep stars like Alex Lomax and Tyler Harris began flocking to join his squad, the anticipation only accelerated. Well, fans will get their...
The hits keep coming for the University of Memphis and it’s rookie head coach Penny Hardaway. Despite being undersized and overmatched by LSU in a 85-76 loss in Baton Rouge on Tuesday (Nov. 13), the program scored a win on the first day of the fall signing period, securing commitments...
Remember back years ago, when Tubby Smith couldn't seem to recruit players from Memphis? Yeah, us neither. On the same day that Penny Hardaway was introduced as head coach, his mentee Alex Lomax was released from Wichita State. Lomax officially announced he's coming to the Tigers earlier this month. And Hardaway's...