Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Tiger Basketball

If the University of Memphis Tigers reach their ultimate goals of the Final Four and a national championship, the memory of their opening-game win over Tennessee Tech will be little more than a blur. And while Tiger Nation should proceed...
by Liaudwin Seaberry Jr. --  The anticipated coaching debut of University of Memphis Tigers women’s basketball head coach Katrina Merriweather went smoothly as the Lady Tigers (1-0) sailed to an 84-64 victory over Xavier (0-1) Tuesday (Nov. 9) night at...
A statue of legendary former coach and star guard Larry Finch on the campus of the University of Memphis, his alma mater? Absolutely a no-brainer; should have happened a long time ago, right? “The timing wasn’t right,” said Elliot Perry,...
by Liaudwin Seaberry Jr. -- Alana Davis knew immediately after the conclusion of the 2020-21 season that she would be returning for her senior season at the University of Memphis.  The longtime Tigers center was determined to be a part of...
Memphis Madness – the traditional opening showcase for the University of Memphis men’s and women’s basketball teams – more than met the anticipation for the event’s stars and those who came to see them. Take it from Katrina Merriweather, who...
Representatives of all 30 NBA teams were in attendance at Pro Day for the University of Memphis men’s basketball team on Oct. 6. And, rightly so. The Tigers have added two of the more notable faces of the Class of 2022...
The road to what many envision as a return to the NCAA Tournament and a subsequent climb to the top of the college-basketball mountain got underway with the first official practice by the University of Memphis basketball team on...
The summer of Penny Hardaway just continues to shine, with the luster of five-star recruit Emoni Bates adding to the anticipation of a special season on the court for the University of Memphis Tigers. A top-ten prospect, Bates – a...
The University of Memphis’ high of winning the NIT Championship had not run the course of a full week before the downer news that three of team’s players – all eligible to return – have moved to hoop somewhere...
FRISCO, Texas -- For the University of Memphis Tigers, the season is done, the National Invitation Tournament (NIT) has been won and head coach Penny Hardaway already is peeking ahead at what could come after the championship run. “I am...