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Memphis beats Little Rock 87-71

Dec. 06, 2022 23:45 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — DeAndre Williams scored 12 of his 17 points in the second half and Memphis beat Little Rock 87-71 on Tuesday night. Williams also added five rebounds and five assists for the Tigers (7-2). Jayden Hardaway shot 7 for 9, including 2 for 3 from beyond the arc to...

Williams helps Memphis beat Ole Miss 68-57

Dec. 03, 2022 22:10 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — DeAndre Williams had 17 points, 14 rebounds, seven assists and three blocks to help Memphis beat Mississippi 68-57 Saturday night for the Tigers' fourth win in a row. Alex Lomax and Kendric Davis scored 14 points apiece for Memphis (6-2). ...

Memphis wins 87-68 against North Alabama

Nov. 30, 2022 23:27 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kendric Davis had 18 points in Memphis' 87-68 win over North Alabama on Wednesday night. Davis shot 4 for 7 (2 for 3 from 3-point range) and 8 of 8 from the free throw line for the Tigers (5-2). DeAndre Williams scored 15 points while going 7 of 9 from the...

Memphis uses 15-0 run, defense to turn back Stanford 56-48

Nov. 27, 2022 13:34 PM EST

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Alex Lomax scored seven of his 12 points in a game-changing surge and Memphis used its defense to stymie Stanford 56-48 in the fifth-place game of the ESPN Events Invitational on Sunday. Maxime Raynaud and Harrison Ingram hit back-to-back 3-pointers to put...

Memphis rolls Nebraska 73-61 at ESPN Events Invitational

Nov. 25, 2022 20:04 PM EST

KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — Kendric Davis scored 19 points and Memphis rolled to a 73-61 victory over Nebraska on Friday night in the ESPN Events Invitational. DeAndre Williams added 16 points and 12 rebounds for Memphis (3-2), which bounced back from a buzzer-beating, 70-69 loss to...

Samuel banks in 3 at buzzer, Seton Hall beats Memphis 70-69

Nov. 24, 2022 23:36 PM EST

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Tyrese Samuel banked in a 3-pointer at the buzzer and Seton Hall beat Memphis 70-69 on Thursday night at the ESPN Events Invitational. Samuel was left alone on an inbounds pass with 2.3 seconds left and he faked a pass to his right to create more space for a...

Davis leads way with 26 points, Memphis takes down VCU 62-47

Nov. 20, 2022 19:54 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kendric Davis's 26 points helped Memphis defeat VCU 62-47 on Sunday night. Davis also added seven assists for the Tigers (2-1). Keonte Kennedy scored nine points for the Tigers and DeAndre Williams added eight points, 10 rebounds and four steals. ...

Collins, Saint Louis hold off Memphis from the line, 90-84

Nov. 16, 2022 01:11 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Yuri Collins’ 22 points helped Saint Louis defeat Memphis 90-84 on Tuesday. Collins scored the Billikins final field goal when he hit a 3-pointer with 7:36 left, then hit eight straight free throws to help hold off the Tigers. Gibson Jimerson scored 18 points,...

Williams leads Memphis with 17 in 76-67 win over Vanderbilt

Nov. 07, 2022 23:27 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Penny Hardaway wants to prepare his Memphis Tigers for March by starting off the season with a tough road game. He got just that in a sweltering Memorial Gym against a Southeastern Conference team coached by a fellow former NBA All-Star in Jerry Stackhouse....

Memphis Tigers to retire jersey of Lorenzen Wright

Nov. 03, 2022 04:03 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis Tigers will retire the No. 55 jersey of standout Lorenzen Wright during a future game at FedExForum. Wright, who was slain in 2010, ranks 49th on the Tigers' career scoring list with 1,026 points. He was All-Great Midwest first team in 1995 and...