Monday, May 25, 2020

Tiger Basketball

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=veP-uxJ_59w The time that hoops fans have been waiting for is finally at hand: The start of the 2019-20 University of Memphis men’s basketball season. While their regular season tips off on Nov. 5 against South Carolina State, first up are...
Having reeled in the No. 1 recruiting class in the NCAA last spring, Penny Hardaway famously acknowledged that along with top talent comes high expectations and hype. Or as Hardaway more succinctly put it: "We want all the smoke." So...
There were some clear winners following the 2019 Memphis Madness. Some liked the introduction of Tigers head coach Penny Hardaway. He was introduced with a video before emerging from a cloud of smoke on a platform above the student section....
One of the best things the NCAA allowed colleges to do was to have an opening basketball event. At the University of Memphis, the event was once dubbed Midnight Madness, because the rule was you could start as early as...
The wait is almost over. The University of Memphis Tigers basketball team will debut to the public this week, when the Tigers host their annual Memphis Madness event at FedExForum. Tickets for the event went on sale days ago, but...
The most anticipated preseason basketball games in a very long time occurred on an island more than 1,600 miles away. Some of that anticipation was tempered when fans learned that top recruits James Wiseman wouldn't play because of injury and...
Your University of Memphis Tigers are playing basketball on an island this week – and unless you're there, you can't watch. The Tigers are on a week-long excursion to the Bahamas, where they played the first of four exhibition games...
The Memphis Tigers Men's Basketball is in preparations to make a summer trip to the Bahamas. And Head Coach Penny Hardaway allowed media in to take a first look at what the Tigers will look like this fall. Fun fact...
Memphis has announced that alumnus Gary W. Bryant and his wife have pledged $13 million to boost the school's athletic department by establishing a trust. This represents the largest commitment in the athletic department's history and second-largest gift in the...
The dream of every college basketball player is to hear their name to be called at the NBA draft. But sometimes, not hearing your name called could be a blessing. It allows you to pick a club that allows...