Go Tigers!
Go Tigers!

Go Tigers!

Nov. 23, 2012

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Series Notes

  • This was the fifth time the two programs have met on the hardwood with Minnesota leading the all-time series 3-2. 
  • This was the first time the two teams played at a neutral site. 
  • Memphis is 16-18 all-time against teams from the Big 10 Conference.

Career/Season Highs

  • D.J. Stephens set a career high with 15 points. Stephens' previous high was 13-points coming against Western Kentucky (12/4/10). Stephen's also set a new career high with three three-pointers made and tied a career high in three-pointers attempted with three. His previous career high of two three-pointers and the last time he attempted three three-pointers in a game both came against UAB (2/11/12).

Game Leaders

Game Notes

  • Adonis Thomas has recorded double-figures scoring four games in a row. 
  • D.J. Stephens (15), Tarik Black (13), Adonis Thomas (12) and Shaq Goodwin (12) all recorded double-figures for Memphis. This was the fourth game in row with at least three Tigers scoring in double-figures, and the first time this season Memphis had four players score in double-digits. 
  • This was the first time this season that the Tigers did not put an all-Memphis starting five on the floor. 
  • Andre Hollins' 41-points against Memphis were the most by a player against the Tigers since Allan Daniels for Lamar on November 28, 2005. 
  • The last time Memphis lost back-to-back games was last season losing to Murray State (12/11/11) followed Louisville (12/17/11).



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