Found January 27, 2012 on
Memphis Tigers Athletics:
Memphis closes its three-game homestand Saturday, Jan. 28 when it hosts the Marshall Thundering Herd in a Conference USA showdown at FedExForum. The game, to be televised on Comcast Sports Southeast (CSS), is slated for an 8 p.m. (CT) start.
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Marshall head coach Tom Herrion has dismissed former Louisville commit Justin Coleman from the team. A press release issued by Marshall’s athletic department cited “Conduct detrimental to the program and not upholding its standards and expectations.”
Coleman was initially the prized recruit for Louisville’s 2010 class. Because he was a partial qualifier he was not eligible...
A stifling second-half defensive effort by Memphis (15-4, 5-1 C-USA) helped the Tigers pull away from Marshall (12-7, 3-3 C-USA) for a 71-58 victory. Jasmine Lee posted her ninth double-double of the season with 21 points and 15 rebounds, both game highs.
The SPIRE Institute's year old, 240,000 sq. ft. indoor track and field complex will play host to the Marshall Thundering Herd and another 50-plus NCAA track and field teams this weekend as the SPIRE Midwest Indoor Track and Field Open takes place this Friday through Saturday in Geneva, Ohio.