Memphis Tigers Junior Guard Geron Johnson Brings Toughness and Intensity

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Memphis Tigers junior guard Geron Johnson was ineligible for the Tigers’ first three games of the season as he served an NCAA-mandated three-game suspension for accepting extra benefits. The extra benefits were educational expenses he received from a family friend […]

Memphis Tigers Rebound From Disappointing Battle 4 Atlantis Appearance


What a difference a week makes. Thanksgiving 2012 will always be a painful memory for the Memphis Tigers coaches, players and fans. It was the day the Tigers started the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament as a ranked team with high […]

Memphis Tigers Go Through Much Needed Boot Camp

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After heading to the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament as a Top 25 squad, returning with a 1-2 record and being dropped out of the national rankings, Josh Pastner decided it was time to make some much needed changes. One of […]

Memphis Tigers Basketball Enforcing New Media Restrictions


Twitter was on fire on Monday when the media learned that they would have limited access to the Memphis Tigers basketball program. This was unexpected and did not sit well with local Commercial Appeal writers. The new policy was distributed […]

Memphis Tigers Junior Forward Tarik Black Returns to Team


The Memphis Commercial Appeal is reporting that Memphis Tigers junior forward Tarik Black will return to the Tigers immediately after sitting out Thursday’s victory against Tennessee-Martin Skyhawks to deal with what he characterized as frustration about the game and the […]

Memphis Tigers Junior Forward Tarik Black to Miss UT-Martin Skyhawks Game

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  Memphis Tigers junior forward Tarik Black will not play in Thursday’s game against UT-Martin, due to an internal matter, coach Josh Pastner reported late Wednesday night. “I’m going to give him some time to figure some things out, and […]

Memphis Tigers Basketball Drops Out of Top 25

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How ironic that the movie Deja Vu was playing over the weekend on cable television. The Memphis Tigers basketball team just cannot be reliving a disappointing national tournament performance like last season. They finished with an unexpected 1-2 record in […]

Battle 4 Atlantis: Memphis Tigers Guards Chris Crawford, Joe Jackson Switch Roles in Victory

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The Battle 4 Atlantis tournament has not been very nice to the Memphis Tigers basketball team. The Tigers went 0-2 in their first two games against the Virginia Commonwealth Rams and Minnesota Gophers. In their third and final game for […]

Battle 4 Atlantis: Memphis Tigers Bench Overshadowing Starters

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What a difference one player makes. Will Barton left a really big void when he decided to leave the Memphis Tigers program for the NBA. During the 2011-12 basketball season, he led the Tigers in scoring and rebounding, but most […]

VCU Rams Havoc Style Defense Too Much for Memphis Tigers


If the Memphis Tigers were trying to win back the respect of the media and coaches after dropping in the Top 25 polls, they did exactly the opposite during their opening round game of the Battle 4 Atlantis tournament. The […]

Memphis Tigers Targeting Class of 2014 Chipola Juco Forward Cinmeon Bowers

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According to the Commercial Appeal, Memphis Tigers is the only school so far to make a firm offer to 2014 Chipola Indians junior college forward Cinmeon Bowers. Bowers is a 6’7 250 pound power forward from Milwaukee, WI. He is […]

Memphis Attorney in Middle of UCLA Freshman Shabazz Muhammad NCAA Saga


If you are a college basketball fan, it is hard to not know about what has been going on with UCLA Bruins freshman Shabazz Muhammad. Muhammad, the No. 2 overall recruit in the 2012 ESPN 100, had been declared ineligible […]