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Feb 08 2014

Michael Dixon Jr. scored nine of his 11 points in the final five minutes to help No. 24 Memphis rally for a 60-54 win over 23rd-ranked Gonzaga at FedExForum.   Shaq Goodwin added 10 points and eight rebounds and Joe Jackson finished with 10 points, four rebounds, five assists and a key block on Gonzaga’s […]

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Feb 04 2014

Memphis made a concentrated effort to pound the ball inside early, and freshman forward Austin Nichols benefited from the strategy. Nichols scored 18 points, and Joe Jackson added 16 points and eight assists as the 24th-ranked Tigers jumped to an early lead before dominating Rutgers 101-69 on Tuesday night. The Tigers (17-5, 7-3 American Athletic […]

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Feb 01 2014

“We got punched in the mouth at the start of the second half and we didn’t recover,” Memphis coach Josh Pastner said. “As I told our guys in the postgame, there’s no time to have the woe-is-me syndrome, we can’t feel sorry for ourselves. I was fine with our energy and effort. We just didn’t […]

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Jan 29 2014

Joe Jackson scored 17 points and guards Chris Crawford and Michael Dixon added 12 each to help Memphis defeat Central Florida 69-59 on Wednesday night. Guard Geron Johnson added 10 points for the Tigers (16-4, 6-2), who methodically pulled away from UCF in the final 10 minutes of the game.    

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Jan 27 2014

  Congratulations Coach Pastner for making it into Round 2 of the Infiniti Coaches’ Charity Challenge! This means Coach Pastner has guaranteed $7,500 for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.       What’s Next?? From January 27th to February 16, Pastner needs Tiger Nation to vote and  help secure even more money for St. Jude […]

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Jan 26 2014

Chris Crawford had 15 points to lead No. 23 Memphis to an 80-58 rout of South Florida on Sunday. Joe Jackson had 14 points and seven assists, while Shaq Goodwin added 13 points and 10 rebounds for the Tigers (15-4, 5-2 ACC), who have won three straight. The Tigers, meanwhile, closed the half on a […]

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Jan 23 2014

Goodwin had 20 points, while Joe Jackson added 18 points and seven assists for Memphis. The Tigers (14-4, 4-2) never trailed and led by 17 in the first half of their fourth win in five games. Memphis lost its previous two conference home games, to Cincinnati and Connecticut. Memphis has not dropped its first three […]

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Jan 18 2014

Nick King scored 18 points and No. 17 Memphis defeated the Magicians 101-78 on Saturday, a needed relief for the Tigers (13-4) who had dropped consecutive home games to Cincinnati and Connecticut before the victory. Meanwhile, LeMoyne-Owen (4-10), a member of the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, lost its third straight and fifth in the last […]

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Jan 16 2014

The No. 17 Tigers couldn’t keep pace with Connecticut down the stretch Thursday night and dropped their second consecutive home game, losing to the Huskies 83-73. The defeat, coupled with a 69-53 home loss to Cincinnati on Jan. 4, marked the first time since 1979 that the Tigers lost consecutive home games by double digits. […]

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Jan 15 2014

  Hurry and reserve your seats at a special discounted price, only available today!   Click here to purchase discounted special Terrace Level tickets for $20 (regular price $30) and the regular Terrace Level tickets for $25 (regular price $35) for Thursday’s 6pm game against UConn. This deal is for today only – January 15, […]

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