Tigers fall to Cavaliers 78-60 in NCAA Third Round
UConn defeats Memphis 72-53 Thursday night at FedExForum
Tigers use 20-5 run in second half to defeat Mustangs
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. Virginia photos by USA TODAY Sports
Memphis vs George Washington in the NCAA Second Round in Raleigh, N.C. on March 21, 2014. Photos by Tim Cowie
No. 19 Memphis vs No. 21 UConn in the American Athletic Conference Tournament on March 13, 2014 at FedExForum.
Memphis men's basketball
Postseason (NCAA/The American Tournaments): Saw action in all three postseason contests ... Averaged 6.3 points and 3.7 rebounds ... Shot 40 percent from the floor, 33.3 percent from the three-point line and 54.5 percent from the free throw line ... Had three assists, two blocked shots and seven steals ... In the NCAA Tournament (two games), averaged 5.0 points, 3.0 rebounds and 2.0 steals ... Had three assists and one blocked shot ... Shot 44.4 percent from the field and 66.7 percent from the charity stripe ... Tied a season high with three steals in the Tigers' NCAA Tournament third-round setback to Virginia ... Also scored eight points and grabbed three boards vs. the Cavaliers ... Had two points, three rebounds, two assists, one blocked shot and one steal in Memphis' NCAA Tournament second-round victory over George Washington ... In the Tigers' American Athletic Conference Tournament loss to Connecticut, netted nine points and grabbed five rebounds ... Also tied a season high with three steals and added one blocked shot vs. the Huskies ...
American Athletic Conference play: Played in all 18 league games (9.8 minutes per game) ... Averaged 2.7 points and 2.7 rebounds ... Had three assists, three blocked shots and six steals ... Shot 57.6 percent from the floor and 52.4 percent from the foul line ... Had one double-figure scoring game ... Posted four games with five or more boards ... Scored seven points and grabbed seven rebounds in the Tigers' regular-season home finale vs. SMU (win) ... Netted five points and pulled down four boards in a home win over Louisville ... Had six points, four rebounds, one assist, one blocked shot and one steal in a road setback at Houston ... Scored six points and grabbed six boards in a road victory at Rutgers ... Had seven points, four rebounds, one blocked shot and one steal in a home win over UCF ... Pulled down five rebounds and added two points in a home win over Rutgers ... Netted 10 points on a near-perfect shooting game vs. USF (3-of-4 FG, 4-of-4 FT) ... Also had two rebounds, one assist and one steal in the home win over the Bulls ... Grabbed six boards and had two points and two steals in a home win over Houston ... Played a season-low one minute in a home setback to Connecticut ... Scored two points in a road victory at Louisville ... Played 11 minutes in the American Athletic Conference opener at USF (win) ...
Non-conference play (regular season games only): Saw action in all 13 non-league contests (11.9 minutes per game) ... Averaged 7.6 points and 4.1 boards ... Had six assists, five blocked shots and five steals ... Shot 51.5 percent from the field, 40 percent from the three-point line and 50.9 percent from the free throw line ... Posted four double-figure scoring games ... Had seven games with five or more rebounds ... Played a valuable 17 minutes in the home victory over Gonzaga ... Had six points, seven rebounds and one blocked shot vs. the Bulldogs ... Scored all seven points in the second half in which Memphis overcame a 12-point deficit ... Played the game's final 15 minutes ... Netted 18 points and added five boards, two assists and one steal in a home win over LeMoyne-Owen ... Played a season-high 23 minutes vs. the Magicians ... Tied a season best with six FT made vs. LeMoyne-Owen ... Had five points and five rebounds in a home win over Jackson State ... Scored five points and grabbed three boards in a home victory over Southeast Missouri ... Dished out a season-best three assists and added seven points and four rebounds in a home win over Northwestern State ... Set season highs for three-pointers made (2) and three-point attempts (3) vs. the Demons ... Scored two points in five minutes of action in the Old Spice Classic championship-game victory over Oklahoma State ... Blocked a season-high three shots in the Old Spice Classic quarterfinal win over Siena ... Also had seven points and five boards vs. the Saints ... Scored 48 points in his first three collegiate games, the fifth-most points by a freshman since 2000-01 ... Had a season-best three steals and added 12 points and six boards in a home win over Nicholls ... Posted season bests for points (23), rebounds (8), FG made (8), FG attempts (12) and FT made (6) in a road loss at Oklahoma State ... Also recorded his first collegiate steal vs. the Cowboys ... Had 13 points and five rebounds in his collegiate debut vs. Austin Peay (season-opening win).
Named Tennessee's Class AAA Mr. Basketball in 2012-13 ... Finished his East High School career with over 1,900 points and 1,000 rebounds ... As a senior, averaged 24.4 points, 15.7 rebounds, 3.7 assists and 2.3 blocks ... Also shot 62 percent from the field and 82 percent from the free throw line ... Had five 30-plus point performances in 2012-13 ... Selected to the prestigious Parade magazine 2013 high school All-America Team ... Named Tennessee Sports Writers (TSWA) Class AAA All-State ... Earned All-District 16AAA honors ... Named to The Commercial Appeal's "Best of the Preps" All-Metro squad ... A Commercial Appeal "Best of the Preps" Player of the Year finalist ...
A consensus top-50 recruit ... Rated nationally by Scout.com (No. 21), ESPN.com (No. 31), Rivals.com (No. 40) and MaxPreps.com (No. 47) ... A consensus top-10 small forward in the nation ... Ranked among the country's top small forwards by Scout.com (No. 7), ESPN.com (No. 8) and Rivals.com (No. 10) ... ESPN.com rated him the region's No. 8 recruit and the state of Tennessee's No. 2 player.
In 2011-12, averaged a double-double with 20.1 points and 10.2 rebounds ... Led District 16AAA in scoring ... Also averaged 1.8 blocked shots ... Pulled down 20 boards versus Bartlett High School in the Class AAA Sectional ... Helped lead East High School to a 23-9 overall record and the 2012 Tennessee Class AAA state championship ... The Mustangs were the Region 8AAA runner-up ...
Selected as MVP of the Tennessee Class AAA state tournament ... Named to the TSWA Class AAA All-State team ... Picked The Commercial Appeal's "Best of the Preps" Player of the Year ... Also named to the Appeal's "Best of the Preps" All-Metro squad ... Selected the District 16AAA Player of the Year and named to the All-District 16AAA team ...
As a sophomore in 2010-11, named to The Commercial Appeal's "Best of the Preps" All-Metro team ... Averaged 19.2 points.