Dixon Jr. scores 19 points and hits four free throws in the final 10 seconds to push Tigers to third round.
Tigers, Colonials to face off in a second-round match-up Friday in Raleigh.
UConn defeats Memphis 72-53 Thursday night at FedExForum
Check out some of the sights and sounds from the college game day experience where the tigers took on the gonzaga bulldogs
Watch the full highlights and recap of the Tigers' first AAC home win on Thursday night, cruising past the Houston Cougars 82-59.
Highlights and recap of the Tigers' 80-58 win over the USF Bulls on Sunday afternoon in FedExForum.
Take a behind the scenes look at the Memphis men's basketball trip to the City of Brotherly Love to take on American Athletic Conference foe Temple. Go Tigers!
Highlights and full recap of the Tigers upset win over the No. 12 and reigning national champion Louisville Cardinals on the road Thursday night.
Memphis vs Virginia in the NCAA Third Round in Raleigh, N.C. Photos by Tim Cowie
Memphis vs George Washington in the NCAA Second Round in Raleigh, N.C. on March 21, 2014. Photos by Tim Cowie
Memphis NCAA Tournament Second Round Practice Day on March 20, 2014, in Raleigh, N.C.
No. 20 Memphis vs No. 18 SMU at FedExForum on March 8, 2014. Photos by Joe Murphy
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Saw action in 118 games and made 18 starts ... Averaged 5.9 points and 4.3 rebounds ... Had 103 assists, 51 blocked shots and 76 steals ... Shooting 60.4 percent from the floor and 50.6 percent from the free throw line ... Had 23 double-figure scoring games and 12 double-digit rebounding contests ... Posted eight double-doubles ... Had 51 games in which he shot 50 percent or better from the field (minimum 4 FGA/game).
2013-14 (Graduate Student)
Postseason (NCAA/The American Tournaments): Saw action in all three postseason games ... Played 12.0 minutes per postseason contest ... Averaged 3.3 points and 2.7 rebounds ... Had one assist ... Shot 57.1 percent from the field and 50 percent from the free throw line ... In NCAA Tournament (two games), averaged 3.0 points and 3.0 rebounds ... Shot 75 percent from the floor ... Had two points, four boards and one assist in the final game of his collegiate career, a loss to Virginia in the NCAA Tournament third round ... Tied a season high with two steals and added four points and two rebounds against his former school, George Washington, in the NCAA Tournament second round ... Hit a layup with just over seven minutes left in the second half to extend the Tigers' lead to 59-51 (Memphis went on to win 71-66) ... In the American Athletic Conference Tournament, scored four points and pulled down two rebounds in a loss to Connecticut ...
American Athletic Conference play: Played in 17 of Memphis' 18 league games ... Only game missed was the Feb. 1, 2014, game at SMU ... Did not play due to knee soreness ... Averaged 14.7 minutes played, 3.8 points and 2.8 rebounds ... Had 10 assists, four blocked shots and one steal ... Shot 69 percent from the field and 40 percent from the free throw line ... Had four games in which he shot 50 percent or better from the field (minimum 4 FGA/game) ... Netted two points in his final regular-season home game vs. SMU (win) ... Tied a season-low with three minutes played in a home win over Louisville ... Had four points, five rebounds and one assist in an overtime home victory over Temple ... Netted four points on 2-of-2 FG in an overtime road loss at Connecticut ... Had a key dunk at the 1:39 mark of the second half to give Memphis a 69-66 lead (UConn won 86-81 in overtime) ... Tied season highs for FTM (4) and FTA (6) in a home win over UCF ... Scored eight points and grabbed five boards vs. the Knights ... Played a season-low three minutes in a home victory over Rutgers ... Had six points (3-of-4 FG) and two rebounds in a road win at UCF ... Tied a career high with two blocked shots in a home win over USF ... Also posted two points, three rebounds and two assists vs. the Bulls ... Scored seven points and added four boards and two assists in a home victory over Houston ... Netted seven points and pulled down three rebounds in a home setback to Connecticut ... Had four points and four rebounds in a road win at Temple ... Posted eight points and seven rebounds in a home loss to Cincinnati ... Grabbed a season-best eight boards and scored 10 points in the Tigers' American Athletic Conference opener at USF (win) ... Scored his 10 points on 5-of-7 FG ... Played a season-high 28 minutes in the victory over the Bulls ...
Non-conference play (regular season games only): Saw action in 10 of the Tigers' non-league contests ... Missed the regular season's first three games (vs. Austin Peay/at Oklahoma State/vs. Nicholls) after undergoing arthroscopic debridement surgery on his left knee Nov. 7, 2013 ... Averaged 12.0 minutes played, 5.2 points and 3.1 rebounds ... Had seven assists, two blocked shots and eight steals ... Shot 68.8 percent from the field and 66.7 percent from the charity stripe ... Had four games in which he shot 50 percent or better from the field (minimum 4 FGA/game) ... Netted two points in six minutes of action in a home win over Gonzaga ... Tied a season-high with 12 points on a perfect shooting game (5-of-5 FG, 2-of-2 FT) in a home victory over Jackson State ... Added five boards, two assists and two steals (tied season high) vs. Jackson State ... Handed out a season-best three assists and had eight points and two steals (tied season high) in a home win over Southeast Missouri ... Recorded season bests for FTM (4) and FTA (6) vs. the Redhawks ... Scored a season-high 12 points in a neutral-court loss to Florida in the Jimmy V Classic at Madison Square Garden ... Netted his 12 points on 6-of-8 FG ... The six FGM and eight FGA both were season bests ... Also had a season-high two steals and three rebounds vs. the Gators ... Scored eight points (4-of-5 FG) and pulled down six boards in a home win over UALR ... Had three points and four rebounds in a home victory over Northwestern State ... Played only five minutes in the championship-game victory over Oklahoma State in the Old Spice Classic ... In the Old Spice Classic semifinal win over LSU, had four points, five boards and one steal ... Made his first appearance of the season only 21 days after surgery vs. Siena in the Old Spice Classic quarterfinal round ... Played eight minutes and had one point and three rebounds in the win over the Saints ... Was expected to miss up to five weeks of action after his Nov. 7, 2013, surgery.
Postseason (A-10 Tournament): Posted a double-double of 18 points and 10 boards in a loss at Dayton in the Atlantic 10 Conference Tournament ... Shot 7-of-13 FG and 4-of-7 FT in 34 minutes of action vs. the Flyers ...
Atlantic 10 Conference play: Played in 13 league contests and made two starts ... Averaged 11.5 points and 7.8 rebounds vs. conference foes ... Shot 75 percent from the floor and 36.4 percent from the free throw line ... In the regular-season finale at Dayton, played a career-high tying 35 minutes in a road loss at Dayton ... Narrowly missed a double-double with 18 points and nine rebounds ... Netted his 18 points on 9-of-11 FG ... The nine FG made tied a career high ... Recorded fourth-straight double-double with 16 points and 11 boards in a road setback at La Salle ... Had third-consecutive double-double with 11 points and 10 rebounds in a home win over Duquesne ... Recorded second-straight double-double (12 points-11 rebounds) in a road setback at Charlotte ... Began streak of four-consecutive double-doubles with 12 points and 11 rebounds in a home loss to Saint Joseph's ... In the stretch of four straight double-doubles, averaged 12.8 points and 10.8 rebounds ... Shot 74.1 percent from the field in those four games (20-of-27) ... Scored 16 points (8-of-9 FG) and pulled down five boards in a road win at Richmond ... Netted 10 points in a road loss at Temple ... The 10-point performance started a string of eight-straight, double-figure scoring games to close the season ... Grabbed 10 rebounds and added nine points and three assists in a home setback to UMass ... Tied a career high with two blocked shots in a home win over Richmond ... Posted first double-double of season with 17 points and 11 rebounds in a home win over Rhode Island ... Scored his 17 points on 8-of-11 FG and 1-of-1 FT vs. the Rams ... Netted 15 points in a road loss at Saint Louis ...
Non-conference play (regular season games only): Saw action in 13 non-league contests ... Posted averages of 8.7 points and 4.0 rebounds against non-conference foes ... Had eight points and six boards in a home win over Delaware State ... Tied a career best with three steals in home loss to UAB ... Scored a career-high 22 points on a near-perfect shooting game vs. James Madison ... Was 9-of-9 FG, 1-of-1 treys and 3-of-4 FT in the home loss to the Dukes ... The nine FG made were a career best ... The three-pointer made vs. James Madison was his only one of the season ... Had a break-out performance with 12 points and seven rebounds in a road loss to Syracuse in the Carrier Dome ... Scored 19 points and grabbed six rebounds in a home loss to Loyola, Md. ... Had seven points, five rebounds and three assists in a loss to VCU ... Scored six points and had five boards in a road loss at California in the Progressive CBE Classic ... Opened the season with a nine-point, three-rebound performance in a home win over Maryland-Eastern Shore.
Postseason (A-10 Tournament): Saw 31 minutes of action in the Colonials' lone postseason game ... Scored four points and grabbed three rebounds in an Atlantic 10 Tournament first-round loss to Saint Joseph's ...
Atlantic 10 Conference play: Played in all 16 league contests ... Made only start in road game at Duquesne (loss) ... Averaged 7.3 points and 5.3 rebounds vs. conference foes ... Shot 63.2 percent from the floor and 58.8 percent from the foul line ... In the regular-season home finale win over Dayton, scored 16 points, pulled down seven rebounds and had a career-high tying three steals ... The season-high 16 points came on 6-of-7 FG and 4-of-8 FT ... The six FG made were a season best ... Grabbed seven rebounds in a home loss to Temple ... Tied a career high with three steals in a home win over Charlotte ... In a road win at La Salle, tied career bests for rebounds (13) and blocked shots (2) ... Also had six points and two steals vs. the Explorers ... In a road win at Charlotte, tied a season high with three assists and added eight points and seven rebounds ... Recorded second double-double of season (15 points-10 rebounds) in a home loss to St. Bonaventure ... Hit a career-high nine FT and tied a career best with two blocked shots vs. the Bonnies ... Just missed posted a double-double in a road victory at Saint Joseph's with 11 points and nine rebounds ... Netted 12 points in a home win over La Salle ...
Non-conference play (regular season games only): Made appearances in all 14 non-league games ... Had 11 starts ... Had averages of 6.4 points and 5.3 boards against non-conference opponents ... Shot 43.8 percent from the floor and 48.9 percent from the free throw line ... Had seven points and five boards in a home loss to Harvard ... Had 10 points, eight rebounds and two blocked shots (tied career high) in a home victory over Holy Cross ... Attempted a career-best 12 FT vs. the Crusaders ... Scored six points and grabbed five rebounds in a home victory over East Carolina ... Tied a career high with two blocked shots and added nine points and four rebounds in a home win over Towson ... Posted first career double-double (and first of the season) with 11 points and 13 boards in a loss to Navy in the BB&T Classic ... The 13 rebounds were a career high ... Played a career-high 35 minutes vs. Navy ... Had six points and six rebounds in a road setback at George Mason ... Pulled down 11 rebounds and added six points and three assists (season high) in a home loss to Hampton ... Scored five points and grabbed seven boards in a home victory over Nevada ... Lone scoreless game of the year was season opener in a loss to Boston University in the NIT Season Tip-Off.
Postseason (CBI/A-10 Tournament): Played in two postseason contests (one in Atlantic 10 Tournament, one in College Basketball Invitational/CBI) ... Grabbed two boards in 15 minutes of action in a CBI first round loss to VCU ... Drew the start in the Colonials' A-10 Tournament first-round game at Dayton ... Had three points, three rebounds and two steals in the loss to the Flyers ...
Atlantic 10 Conference play: Saw action in all 16 league games ... Made first collegiate start in a home game vs. Richmond ... Averaged 2.2 points and 3.4 rebounds vs. conference foes ... Shot 57.1 percent from the field and 33.3 percent from the free throw line ... Scored eight points and grabbed three boards in a home loss to Saint Joseph's ... Tied a season high with four FG made vs. the Hawks ... Had eight points, five boards and two steals in road loss at Richmond ... Grabbed seven rebounds and added two steals in a home win over UMass ... Pulled down eight boards in a road setback at Charlotte ... Tied a career best with four assists in a home victory over Saint Louis ... Added four points and four rebounds in the win over the Billikens ... Played a season-high 29 minutes vs. Saint Louis ... Posted five points and five rebounds in a road loss at La Salle ... Played a career-low four minutes in a home setback to Xavier ...
Non-conference play (regular season games only): Played in 12 non-conference contests ... Averaged 4.1 points and 3.3 rebounds vs. non-conference opponents ... Shot 52.5 percent from the field and 33.3 percent from the foul line ... In a home victory over Howard, hit his first collegiate three-pointer ... Also had a career-high three steals vs. Howard ... Dished out a career-high four assists and scored three points in a road win at Towson ... Had seven points and four boards in a home loss to Providence ... Posted eight points, five rebounds and two steals in a home victory over Princeton ... Tied a season high with four FG made vs. Princeton ... Grabbed a season-high 11 rebounds in a home win over UMBC ... Scored six points and swatted a career-best two shots in the win over the Retrievers ... In first collegiate game in his hometown of Wilmington, N.C., against UNC Wilmington, scored a season-high 11 points and grabbed five rebounds ... Hit a season-best four FG in the win over the Seahawks.