Monday, May 25, 2020

Tiger Basketball

As the Memphis Tigers turned the ball over for the 22nd time, head women's coach Melissa McFerrin turned to the bench and searched for any answer to the turnover bug. Fortunately for the 12th-year head coach, Jamirah Shutes came through...
The Memphis Tigers have been off a few days – time enough to recover from some minor injuries to various players and just get some rest. But tonight, it's back into action as the Tigers take on the University of...
The Memphis Tigers have always had a difficult time beating Cincinnati, ever since Tigers head coach Penny Hardaway played for the Tigers in the early 1990s. Losers of six straight games against the Bearcats coming into last's night AAC clash,...
The No. 22-ranked Memphis sent Cincinnati a message on the very first play of the game, when Precious Achiuwa blocked 7’1” center Chris Vogt. The message? It won’t be easy for you on the inside. And it was tough play...
Memphis Tigers head coach Penny Hardaway has been preaching to his team how difficult it will be to win conference games this season, whether they are at home or on the road. Well, the Tigers got back on track with a...
The Legendary UConn Huskies Women's Basketball program is undefeated – 106 games – in conference play since joining the American Athletic Conference in 2014. Ten of those wins came against Memphis. So the Tigers came into the game knowing they would...
TAMPA – January 12 was the day every Tiger fan and many in the NBA was looking forward to – the day James Wiseman was supposed to make his return to the Memphis lineup. Well, that didn't happen; Wiseman has...
The character of a person is shown when adversity hits.  Memphis is in the middle of one of its most adverse times this season. The Tigers are currently on a two-game losing streak (Georgia and Wichita State) and are on...
By JEFFREY PARSON, Associated Press WICHITA, Kan. — Erik Stevenson, Wichita State's sophomore team leader, flexed his arms, puffed his chest and jutted out his chin as he stared down the screaming fans. But he wasn't celebrating his own play —...
The Memphis Tigers are going into one of their biggest games of the season when they travel to play the Wichita State Shockers (13-1), a rival in the American Athletic Conference. Greg Marshall, the well-respected coach for the Shockers, lost...