Memphis lands seventh Conference USA tournament title in the past eight years.
Memphis will face Southern Miss in the C-USA Championship tomorrow at 10:30 a.m.
Tigers face winner between Tulsa and East Carolina tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. CT in semifinals
Tigers to face Marshall-Tulane winner in a Thursday quarterfinal at 6 p.m. (CT).
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The University of Memphis men's basketball team (5-2) had four players notch doubles figures and the Tigers used pesky defense to cruise by Ohio (6-2), 84-58, Wednesday night at FedExForum.
Check out highlights and post-game interviews from the Tigers' big win right here on the Memphis Tiger Network.
Watch highlights and post-game interviews from the Tigers' 93-65 win over UT Martin in this full game recap brought to you by the Memphis Tiger Network.
In case you couldn't make it to this year's Memphis Madness, here is what you wish you saw, the Dunk Contest. Check out all of the dunks and who when BIG and went home with this year's title, Dunk Champion.
If you were there, well here it is again so you can relive the excitement.
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One sports cliché is this is how legends are made. On Friday night before a crowd of over 15,000 at FedExForum, University of Memphis basketball's present and past came together to celebrate the start of the 2012-13 season and honor former Tigers hoops standouts.
This year's Memphis Madness celebration was as big and exciting as it ever has been; did you miss it? Well even if you didn't relive the night with these highlights and fan and player interviews from Friday.
Memphis vs. Southern Miss - AP Photos (3/16/13)
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Memphis vs UCF at FedExForum on February 13, 2013. Photos by Nelson Chenault/USA TODAY Sports
Memphis vs. UCF - AP Photos (2/13/13)
Memphis at Southern Miss in Hattiesburg, Miss., on February 9, 2013
Came off the bench in all five contests ... Team's third-leading scorer with a 12.4 average ... Squad's fourth-leading rebounder with a 4.8 average ... Tops on the team in field goal percentage (80 percent) and free throw percentage (77.8 percent) ... Had five assists, two blocks and two steals ...
In opening game vs. the U.S. Virgin Islands, had a perfect shooting game with 12-of-12 FG and 6-of-6 FT for a game-high 30 points ... Grabbed six boards ... His 30-point performance was the third-highest, single-game scoring effort in USA Basketball U18 history ... His 12-of-12 shooting performance set a U.S. mark for highest field goal percentage in a U18 game ...
Followed his record-setting opening game with 13 points, seven boards and three assists in the win over Mexico ... Had two points and four rebounds while playing in foul trouble in the preliminary-round win over Brazil ...
In the semifinal victory over Argentina, scored 13 points and grabbed two boards ... Netted his 13 points on 4-of-5 FG and 5-of-6 FT ... Had four points and five boards in Team USA's championship-game win over Brazil.
Played four seasons at Southwest DeKalb High School, where he led the Panthers to back-to-back state title games in his final two seasons ... Won the 2012 Atlanta Journal-Constitution slam dunk contest championship ... Named to the Georgia Class AAAA All-State and 6AAAA All-Region first teams in 2011-12 ... Selected All-Metro first team by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution in 2011-12 ... As a senior, averaged 21.2 points, 12.3 rebounds and 3.3 blocks ... Shot 74 percent from the field ... Posted 26 double-doubles ... Helped lead Southwest DeKalb to its second-straight Georgia Class AAAA state title game and a 22-10 record ... Scored 12 points with seven boards and three blocks in the title game ...
Received Class AAAA All-State first team honors following the 2010-11 season ... As a junior, averaged 18.0 points, 10.1 rebounds and 3.2 blocks ... Shot over 70 percent from the field ... Helped the Panthers to a 24-6 record before losing in the Georgia Class AAAA state championship game ... His best game as a junior was a 41-point performance in a playoff win over Lakeside ...
As a sophomore in 2009-10, averaged 14.0 points and 11.0 rebounds to help Southwest DeKalb to a 19-8 record ... As a freshman in 2008-09, started 14 games and averaged 7.0 points and 7.0 rebounds as the Panthers went 13-14 ...
Played AAU ball with the Atlanta Celtics ... The program has produced current NBA stars Dwight Howard, Josh Smith, Derrick Favors, Joe Johnson and Amare Stoudemire ...
Also was an all-state football player at tight end/wide receiver for Southwest DeKalb ... Helped the Panthers to an 8-3 record as a senior.