Found April 04, 2014 on Pro Sports Daily:
After contemplating transferring from the University of Memphis, redshirt freshman guard Pookie Powell has decided to remain a Tiger, a source confirmed Thursday afternoon. The news broke yesterday that Powell was considering leaving the program over a conflict of interest with Josh Pastner, but it appears as if he has changed his mind. "Pookie is two feet in," Pastner stressed. "He is on the caravan moving forward." The 6-foot-0 guard wanted to go to California this summer to work with former Tigers' trainer Frank Matrisciano, a move led by his father, RaShawn Powell Sr. While Josh Pastner was okay with Powell doing so for the month of May, he made it clear that Powell must be back on campus for summer school in June. After all, Powell was deemed ineligible by the NCAA for the 2013-14 season. In my opinion, it made the most sense for Powell to return to Memphis. He has already gone through the hard part, given that he couldn't practice or travel with...
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