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  1. No. 20 Memphis’ infrequent trips to the foul line prove problematic on Saturday

    Feb 15, 2014, 3:19 PM EST

    jackson

    No. 20 Memphis did not play particularly well in its first meeting with No. 24 UConn, with DeAndre Daniels scoring 31 points and the Huskies grabbing 52% of its missed shots in their 83-73 win. With that game as a reference point, two of the objectives for Memphis were clear entering the rematch with both…

  2. Business as usual: No. 11 Memphis can’t win a big game

    Nov 20, 2013, 10:53 AM EST

    Michael Cobbins, Michael Dixon, Markel Brown

    It’s a topic that has become all too common for hoops fans in the city of Memphis. The Tigers entered the season with all kinds of hype and promise, finding themselves ranked in the top 15 based on the immense talent on their roster. And in their first marquee matchup of the season … they…

  3. 2013-2014 Season Preview: The Top 20 Off-Guards

    Oct 22, 2013, 6:00 PM EST

    Gary Harris

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. To see the rest of our preview lists, click here. For a schedule of our previews for the…

  4. 2013-2014 Season Preview: No. 13 Memphis Tigers

    Oct 16, 2013, 9:00 AM EST

    Josh Pastner

    All month long, CBT will be rolling out our 2013-2014 season preview. Check back throughout the day, as we’ll be posting three or four preview items every day. To browse through the preview posts we’ve already published, click here. The rest of our Top 25 Countdown can be found here. For a schedule of our…

  5. Pookie Powell is enrolled at Memphis, but redshirting for the 2013-14 season

    Aug 27, 2013, 6:15 PM EST

    pawofthetiger.com

    Incoming Memphis freshman Pookie Powell is enrolled in classes, but will redshirt for the 2013-14 season, his head coach Josh Pastner announced today. This is a win all the way around. Prior to even being admitted to Memphis, it was questionable whether the Top 100 recruit, according to Rivals.com, would qualify academically. PawOfTheTiger.com reported back…

  6. Memphis guard Geron Johnson suspended three games for taking impermissible benefits

    Nov 10, 2012, 10:09 AM EST

    Geron Johnson

    Memphis junior guard Geron Johnson has been suspended by the NCAA for three games for receiving impermissible benefits prior to his enrollment at the school, the university said in a release Friday. According to the release, the NCAA’s suspension is “the result of extra benefits received by Johnson from a family friend who assisted the…