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Any pretense the Memphis basketball program was trying to maintain about the six-month-old Tubby Smith era was blasted into oblivion last week by a tweet from K.J. 983 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis athletic director Tom Bowen says he and coach Tubby Smith are “extremely optimistic about the future of our program” even though the Tigers’ top three scorers this season are all transferring. 190 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Markel Crawford hadn’t felt this dominant offensively since his high school days at Memphis Melrose.
“Probably against Oak Hill (in 2012). Just being out there with the mindset that, ‘Nobody out here can guard me,’” Crawford said. 699 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis has added 6-foot-11 center Chad Rykhoek, a Baylor graduate transfer who never played at his original school because of injuries. 105 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Nick Marshall has left Memphis’ basketball program.
Coach Tubby Smith said Monday in a news release that “we’re disappointed that Nick is not coming back to the program.” Smith, who is entering his first season as Memphis’ coach, added that “we appreciate that he was with the team last season and wish him the best of luck in his future endeavors.” 27 more words
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis coach Tubby Smith says former walk-on Jake McDowell will receive a scholarship for the 2016-17 season.
Smith, who is entering his first season as Memphis’ coach, said Thursday in a university release that “he and his family have given so much to this program through hard work and dedication.” Smith added that “Jake has done everything we have asked, and I am looking forward to coaching him this coming season.” 60 more words