1  Markel Crawford
Markel Crawford

RS Freshman

Memphis, Tenn.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 197





Tigers Sink Pirates 70-58

Austin Nichols led the team with 21 points and five rebounds in win over the Pirates.


Tigers Cruise Past Knights, 99-79

Burrell and Goodwin drop double-doubles in win


Tigers Pull Away from Cincinnati

Nichols, Johnson and Woodson finish in double figures


Tigers Earn Victory in Conference Opener

Memphis holds Houston to 18.8 percent shooting in second half in big win


Tigers Slam Braves

Goodwin nabs double-double as Memphis wins big.


Memphis Basketball: ESPN College Game Day Sights and Sounds

Check out some of the sights and sounds from the college game day experience where the tigers took on the gonzaga bulldogs


Memphis Basketball Puts on Dunk Show in 82-59 Win Over Houston

Watch the full highlights and recap of the Tigers' first AAC home win on Thursday night, cruising past the Houston Cougars 82-59.


Memphis Basketball Wins Third Straight, Downing USF 80-58

Highlights and recap of the Tigers' 80-58 win over the USF Bulls on Sunday afternoon in FedExForum.


Memphis Basketball: On the Road To Philadelphia

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!


Memphis Basketball Knocks Off No. 12 Louisville on the Road

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 Basketball vs East Carolina

Memphis Men's Basketball vs East Carolina on January 28, 2015 at FedExForum. Photos by Joe Murphy


Men's Basketball vs. East Carolina (USATSI)

Men's Basketball defeats East Carolina at home, 70-58 (USATSI)


Memphis Basketball vs UCF

Memphis men's basketball vs UCF on January 17, 2015 at FedExForum. Photos by Joe Murphy


Memphis Basketball vs Cincinnati

Memphis men's basketball vs Cincinnati at FedExForum on January 15, 2015. Photos by Joe Murphy.


Memphis Men's Basketball at SMU

Memphis Men's Basketball at SMU on January 8, 2015, at Moody Coliseum in Dallas, Texas. Photos by George Walker.

Enrolled at the University of Memphis in the summer of 2013 ... Redshirted the 2013-14 season to continue rehab on an ACL injury suffered prior to his senior season of high school (2012-13) ... Practiced and traveled with squad the entire 2013-14 season.

2013-14 (Freshman)
Redshirted the 2013-14 season to continue rehab on an ACL injury suffered prior to his senior season of high school (2012-13) ... Practiced and traveled with squad the entire season.

High School
Missed the entire 2012-13 basketball season at Melrose High School as a result of suffering an ACL injury in the summer of 2012 ... Suffered the injury in July of 2012 while playing in an AAU tournament in Milwaukee, Wis. ... Despite not playing the 2012-13 campaign, was still ranked the nation's No. 59 player by Rivals.com in ratings released after the season ...

Rivals.com ranked him the No. 53 overall recruit in the 2013 class ... A consensus top-35 shooting guard in the nation ... Ranked among the country's top shooting guards by Rivals.com (No. 15), Scout.com (No. 29) and ESPN.com (No. 35) ... ESPN.com rated him the region's No. 41 player and the state of Tennessee's No. 7 recruit ...

As a junior in 2011-12, averaged 15.2 points and shot 52.5 percent from the field ... Helped lead Melrose to a 24-8 overall record and the District 16AAA championship ... Named to the Tennessee Sports Writers Association (TSWA) Class AAA All-State squad ... Also an All-District 16AAA pick.

Major is undeclared ... Birthday is October 22 ... Born in Memphis ... Son of Chester Crawford and Dorothy Emmones.

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