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Memphis gains size, adds Baylor graduate transfer Rykhoek

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

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Forward Nick Marshall leaves Memphis' basketball program

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

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Memphis awards scholarship to former walk-on Jake McDowell

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

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Iowa State's Prohm adds former Alabama coach to staff

AMES, Iowa (AP) — Former Alabama head coach David Hobbs has been named a special assistant to Iowa State coach Steve Prohm, a former team manager under Hobbs with the Crimson Tide. 61 more words

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3 new coaches look forward to competing in Big 12

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Brad Underwood embraces the rich history at Oklahoma State.

One of the Big 12’s three new men’s basketball coaches, Underwood takes over a program built by Henry Iba and Eddie Sutton. 674 more words

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Memphis forward Lawson to return for sophomore season

Less than a week after going through the NBA Draft Combine, one of the most productive freshmen in the country last season has decided to return for his sophomore campaign. 203 more words


Former Coppin State guard Kessee commits to Memphis

With many of the key perimeter contributors from Memphis’ 2015-16 team out of eligibility, new head coach Tubby Smith and his staff had some work to do to fill out their roster on the recruiting trail. 185 more words