Category Archives for Practices

Nov 13 2012

The energy that seemed to be lacking in the exhibition game against CBU is back.  The weekend practices showed intensity, drive and determination. The intensity began to grow on Friday as the team returned to practice at the Finch Center.  It was evident just by watching the team warm up that they were here to […]

Nov 05 2012

The last time William Bedford was at the University of Memphis for basketball practice there was no Finch Center, as a matter of fact, there was no University of Memphis, it was Memphis State University.  However on Monday afternoon Bedford returned to watch the 2012-2013 Memphis Tigers practice. Taking a break from his management duties […]

Nov 05 2012

The Tigers spent Monday’s practice working on defense.  I know it seems like that is all I report that they do in practice, but it has been said by coach Pastner as well as several other that, “Defense Wins Championships.” Coach told the team that to be an elite team in the country “We must rebound! […]

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Oct 31 2012

Defense!  Defense!  Defense!  Oh sorry I thought the season had started already, after watching Tuesday nights practice.  The Tiger defense is coming together.  In a spirited practice that had intensity, hustle and yes a lot of defense, the Tiger squad looks like the hard work of the first few weeks of practice is really paying […]

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Oct 29 2012

The tigers spent the weekend turning up the pressure.  It was all defense on Friday and Saturday.  It was easy to tell that the Tigers are hungry to play against another opponent from watching these practices.  Ferrakohn Hall showed his intensity during the first half of practice, while Stan Simpson continued to show why he […]

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Oct 23 2012

Can’t get enough of Tiger Basketball? Check out these clips of our players hard at work. Post Skill Work Team Stretch Tiger Practice

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Oct 23 2012

Notable people in attendance: Memphis Tigers Legend Keith Lee, Former legendary Head Basketball Coach at Southwest Community College Verties Sails were in attendance. Thanks for coming out! Teams competed for about 20 mins in a controlled scrimmage setting. Energy Guys of the day: Tarik Black, Adonis Thomas, Chris Crawford, Stan Simpson Great jobs, guys!