No. 8-Seeded Memphis Easily Defeated by No. 1-Seeded Virginia 78-60 in NCAA Tournament

On Sunday, March 23, No. 8-seeded Memphis was destroyed by No. 1-seeded Virginia 78-60 in the third round of the NCAA Tournament. Memphis was never really in this one, as they trailed 35-20 at halftime and couldn't get back into it.


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Memphis vs Virginia: Recap Notes

    Malcolm Brogdon has four straight double-digit point games. Joe Harris has led the team in scoring 10 times in 36 games this season.
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7 months ago

No. 8-Seeded Memphis (24-9) vs. No.1-Seeded Virginia (29-6) in Third Round

No. 8-seeded Memphis takes on No. 1-seeded Virginia in the third round of the NCAA Tournament at PNC Arena on Sunday. It gets started at 8:40 p.m. ET and it can be seen on CBS or TBS or TNT.

In a 71-66 triumph over George Washington on March 21, Joe Jackson put up 15 points and five rebounds for the Tigers. With 14.3 points per game and 4. Read more...

7 months ago

No. 8-Seeded Memphis Clips No. 9-Seeded George Washington 71-66, Moves On to Third Round

No. 8-seeded Memphis squared off with No. 9-seeded George Washington on Friday, March 21 and got a major win against the Colonials 71-66 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament.

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7 months ago

George Washington vs Memphis: Recap Notes

    Memphis has won 80 percent of the time this season (12-3) after committing 12 or fewer turnovers. Shaq Goodwin had a career high with a 100 percent field goal percentage.
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7 months ago

No. 8-Seeded Memphis (23-9) Faces No. 9-Seeded George Washington (24-8) in Second Round

No. 8-seeded Memphis battles No. 9-seeded George Washington in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at PNC Arena on Friday. The game gets underway at 6:55 p.m. ET and you can see it on TBS. The Tigers have not played the Colonials since the 1994-95 season, when they fell 69-60.

The Tigers fell 72-53 to Connecticut on March 13. Read more...

8 months ago

Memphis Falls Out of AP Poll: Mar 17th, 2014

Memphis did not make this week's AP Top 25 poll. Three teams from the American Athletic find a home in this week's AP Top 25 poll. They are Louisville at #5, Cincinnati (#15), and Connecticut (#18). One American Athletic team dropped out of the poll this week. Southern Methodist was ranked #25. Read more...

8 months ago

No. 19 Memphis Trounced by No. 21 Connecticut 72-53

No. 19 Memphis lost big against No. 21 Connecticut 72-53 in conference play on a night when they mustered only 26.4 percent from the floor. The Tigers fall to 5-4 versus AP-Ranked teams this season with the loss. The Tigers got nine points and five rebounds from Nick King. Joe Jackson had 10 points and added five rebounds. Read more...

8 months ago

Memphis vs Connecticut: Recap Notes

    Prior to this game, Memphis played 25 Top 25 opponents in the last five seasons with a record of 6-19. When the opposition records eight or more blocks this season, Memphis has lost 80 percent of the time (1-4).
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8 months ago

Updated: No. 19 Memphis (23-8) Takes On No. 21 Connecticut (24-7)

No. 19 Memphis matches up against No. 21 Connecticut on Thursday. Tipoff is at 9 p.m. ET and you can catch it on ESPN U. The Tigers lost to the Huskies 86-81 on Feb. 15 and are 0-2 against them over the last four years.

In a 67-58 win over Southern Methodist on Mar. 8, Joe Jackson put up 18 points for the Tigers. On top of his scoring average of 14. Read more...

8 months ago

T.J. Warren from NC State Wins StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week - March 10th, 2014

With two outings that included a team season high in rebounds, T.J. Warren, a 6-8 sophomore from NC State, has won the StatSheet NCAA Player of the Week. West Virginia's Devin Williams is the StatSheet NCAA Freshman of the Week and Todd Mayo from Marquette is StatSheet's NCAA 6th Man of the Week.

Warren led all of the NCAA in scoring (41.5 pts per game). Read more...

8 months ago

Memphis Moves Up One Spot to #19 in Latest AP Poll: Mar 10th, 2014

Memphis lands at #19, vaulting one spot in this week's AP Top 25 poll. The Tigers are one of five American Athletic teams in the poll, the others being Louisville at #5, Cincinnati (#13), Connecticut (#21), and Southern Methodist (#25). Memphis started off the week with a loss at then-15th ranked Cincinnati, 97-84. Read more...

8 months ago

No. 20 Memphis Gets Upset Win over No. 18 Southern Methodist 67-58

No. 20 Memphis came out on top against No. 18 Southern Methodist 67-58 in conference action on Saturday, Mar. 8. The Tigers now have a record of 4-4 versus AP-Ranked teams this season. Austin Nichols had an impressive game for the Tigers and put up 14 points and nine rebounds. Joe Jackson also had a solid game, scoring a game-high 18 points and adding three assists. Read more...

8 months ago

Southern Methodist vs Memphis: Recap Notes

    Memphis has won every game this season (4-0) when opponents record five or fewer free throws made. Markus Kennedy has four straight double-digit point games.
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8 months ago

Updated: No. 20 Memphis (22-8) and No. 18 Southern Methodist (23-7) Square Off

No. 20 Memphis plays host to No. 18 Southern Methodist at FedEx Forum on Saturday. Tipoff is at 12 a.m. ET and it can be seen on ESPN 2. The Tigers fell to the Mustangs 87-72 on Feb. 1 and are 3-3 against them over the last four years.

In their last game on Mar. 6, Joe Jackson put up 21 points and six assists for the Tigers in a loss to Cincinnati, 97-84. Read more...

8 months ago

Season Preview: Memphis should not be significantly better or worse than last year. Read our Season Preview
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American Athletic Standings

OverallConf
1 Louisville 31-6 15-3
1 Cincinnati 27-7 15-3
3 Connecticut 32-8 12-6
3 SMU 27-10 12-6
 3Memphis 24-10 12-6
6 Houston 17-16 8-10
7 Rutgers 12-21 5-13
8 UCF 13-18 4-14
8 Temple 9-22 4-14
10 South Florida 12-20 3-15
Last updated: Apr 10th, 2014

2013-2014 Roster

#35 Anthony Cole So G 6-1 193
#3 Chris Crawford Sr G 6-4 222
#10 Markel Crawford Fr G 6-4 187
#11 M. Dixon Jr. Sr G 6-1 200
#32 Trey Draper Sr G 5-10 170
#2 Shaq Goodwin So F 6-9 242
#23 Kuran Iverson Fr F/G 6-10 209
#1 Joe Jackson Sr G 6-1 174
#55 Geron Johnson Sr G 6-3 197
#5 Nick King Fr F/G 6-7 220
#42 Jake McDowell Fr G/F 6-6 196
#4 Austin Nichols Fr F 6-8 212
#12 David Pellom Sr F 6-7 224
#20 RaShawn Powell Fr G 6-1 170
#14 H. Tsafack Jr F 6-8 242
#0 Damien Wilson So G 6-6 191
#15 Dominic Woodson Fr F 6-10 310