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Memphis Commercial Appeal:
Fuente, 35, a 1999 Murray State graduate, will replace Larry Porter, who was fired after two seasons at his alma mater.
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University of Memphis senior guard Charles Carmouche's three-game suspension stems from a minor charge he had billed to his room during the Tigers' stay at the Sheraton Maui Resort & Spa for last month's Maui Invitational, a source said Thursday.
He said that he could do for Memphis what he helped do for TCU.
University of Memphis President Dr. Shirley C. Raines today announced that Justin Fuente has been hired as the 23rd head football coach for the Memphis Tigers in a press conference held at the Penny Hardaway Hall of Fame Assembly Room on the U of M campus.
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University of Memphis senior guard Charles Carmouche could miss his fourth straight game Sunday due to a suspension.
Will Barton registered his third double-double of the season with 27 points and 14 rebounds.
Sophomore Will Barton had career highs of 27 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 21-ranked Memphis overcome a poor night of outside shooting and beat the Miami Hurricanes 71-54 Tuesday night. The Tigers, who sank 15 3-pointers in a rout three nights earlier, went 1 for 12 from beyond the arc. They repeatedly worked the ball inside in the second half to pull away.
Sophomore Will Barton had career highs of 27 points and 14 rebounds to help No. 21-ranked Memphis overcome a poor night of outside shooting and beat the Miami Hurricanes 71-54 on Tuesday.
University of Memphis senior offensive lineman Ronald Leary and former junior defensive lineman Dontari Poe were named to the All-Conference USA second team as voted on by the league’s coaches and announced by the conference office today.