Tigers extend winning streak to 13; take sole possession of first place in C-USA
Tigers set season-highs in points, three-pointers and blocks
Memphis is first school to win 200 Conference USA games
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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.
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.
The Annual Memphis Madness to kick off the start of Tiger basketball season.
Memphis Madness is only a day away and the players are excited to get back on the Forum floor. Check out who the players pick to win the 3-point contest and the highly anticipated dunk contest.
See you at Memphis Madness on Friday, October 12 at 7:00pm.
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 vs Loyola Md. on December 30, 2012 at FedExForum. Photos by Joe Murphy.
Photos from the Tigers game against Ohio at FedExForum on Dec. 5, 2012
Memphis vs Minnesota in the Battle 4 Atlantis at Paradise, Island, The Bahamas on November 23, 2012.
Began the 2011-12 campaign by missing preseason workouts and the first game with a foot injury ... Despite the injury, played an integral role in the Warriors' national title season ... Averaged 7.1 points and 3.8 boards ... Shot 48 percent from the field and 74 percent from the free throw line ... Was second on the Oak Hill team in dunks ...
Prior to the 2011-12 season, rated the No. 63 overall prospect in the Class of 2012 by ESPNU ... Also rated the No. 18 shooting guard and No. 90 overall prospect by Yahoo/Rivals.com ... Scout.com ranked him as a four-star prospect and the nation's No. 21 overall small forward ... MaxPreps.com rated him the No. 1 prospect in the state of Virginia and the No. 23 overall recruit.
As a junior in 2010-11, helped the Warriors to a 31-4 record ... Oak Hill finished the year ranked No. 4 in the final USA Today Boys Super 25 Rankings ... Averaged 12.1 points, 3.3 rebounds and 3.6 assists ... During this campaign, scored 20 points in an 80-59 win over Memphis' Melrose High School and current Tigers teammate Adonis Thomas ...
Prior to his two seasons at Oak Hill, played at Pebblebrook High School in Mableton, Ga. ...
Originally from the Atlanta area, a member of the Atlanta Celtics AAU program ... The program has produced current NBA stars Dwight Howard, Josh Smith, Derrick Favors, Joe Johnson and Amare Stoudemire.