Found December 11, 2011 on
Memphis Commercial Appeal:
Memphis guard Chris Crawford had a chance to tie it with two seconds left, but his 3-pointer from the left wing rimmed in and out, allowing Murray State to escape with a 76-72 road win.
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Tigers coach orders guard Chris Crawford, swingman Adonis Thomas to shutdown their Twitter accounts
This is not the smartest move that a PA announcer could make on his home turf. To refresh memories. John Calipari has not coached as the Memphis boss of the court for over two years. When a coach leaves your school to accept a large sum of money, it is probably not best to remind everyone. Too soon?
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After losing 76-72 to Murray State on Sunday night, Memphis head coach Josh Pastner advised two of his key players, freshman swingman Adonis Thomas and sophomore guard Chris Crawford to ignore Twitter.
The Memphis Commercial Appeal reports, “Pastner said part of his conversation with the players dealt with focus and ignoring their Twitter accounts, which both players shut down...
On Sunday night the Memphis Tigers played host to undefeated Murray State. The story from this game was not the final score, which Murray State won; it was all about what the Public Address announcer said before the game.
During the pre game when the announcer was announcing the starting line ups he introduced John Calipari as the Tigers head coach. Problem is John Calipari...
New University of Memphis football coach Justin Fuente said Sunday he is in the process of putting together his first staff, one that will include several members of the previous staff and a newcomer.
Although Memphis has a game against a highly ranked powerhouse looming, facing a team that received only two votes in the latest AP poll may be just as dangerous.
The 21st-ranked Tigers look to survive their first test of the week Sunday when they host Murray State, which is looking to open 10-0 for the first time in 60 years.
Since losing two of three games at the Maui Invitational...
There are two words that the Memphis Tigers do not want to hear these, somewhat, low days, "John Calipari." Well, the Tigers PA announcer failed his job on Sunday when Memphis was preparing to start their home game against Murray State when he forgot that Josh Pastner is the guy standing a few feet away from him. Not John Calipari.
The Memphis Tigers, coached by Josh Pastner, lost 76-72 to unranked (and undefeated) Murray State yesterday. John Calipari did not get credited with the loss, because John Calipari stopped coaching Memphis two and a half years ago, when Kentucky offered him $31.65 million and free membership to a country club. Nonetheless, John Calipari did get...
James Shibest, a former University of Arkansas receiver and an assistant to Houston Nutt for 12 seasons at Arkansas and Ole Miss, is latest addition to the University of Memphis football staff. Shibest, 47, will coach special teams and tight ends.
At 9-0 and tied for its best start under a first-year coach, Murray State enters today's 5 p.m. contest against No. 21-ranked Memphis (5-2) at FedExForum as one of only nine Division 1 teams still undefeated.
Dec 11, 6:00 PM | FedExForum
Murray State Racers vs Memphis Tigers Odds
Murray State travels to Memphis on Sunday, hoping to boost its 9-0 record with a victory over the Tigers.
The Tigers sit at 5-2 (3-3 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Racers are currently 9-0 (4-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Memphis is 4-1-1 OU, and Murray State is 3-3 OU.