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.

Loss to Murray St. prompts coach Josh Pastner to insulate Memphis Tigers as they prepare for game vs. Louisville

Tigers coach orders guard Chris Crawford, swingman Adonis Thomas to shutdown their Twitter accounts

Memphis Tigers PA Announcer Introduces John Calipari As Head Coach. Welp?!?!

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? Click here to view the embedded video. via Deadspin Link to original article...

PA announcer forgets who coaches Memphis

Digg this! Share this on Reddit Share this on Facebook Tweet This! Buzz up! Stumble upon something good? Share it on StumbleUpon Share this on Mixx Share this on Linkedin

After loss to Murray St., Memphis coach Josh Pastner advises players to ignore Twitter

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...

Memphis PA announcer still thinks John Calipari is the head coach at Memphis

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...

Coach Justin Fuente to keep two Memphis Tigers assistants

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.

Murray St.-Memphis Preview

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...

Memphis PA Announcer probably Remembers the 07-08 Final Four Run Too

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. More Information

Memphis Basketball Announcer Accidentally Introduces "Head Coach Of The Memphis Tigers, 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...

Longtime Houston Nutt aide joins Memphis Tigers staff

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.

Memphis Tigers P.A. announcer confuses head coach Josh Pastner with that other guy

Veteran Murray State, coach perfect going against Memphis Tigers

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.

NCAAB Game Preview - Racers underdogs vs Tigers at Memphis

Dec 11, 6:00 PM | FedExForum Murray State Racers vs Memphis Tigers Odds 9-0TEAM RECORD5-2 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. read more
Tigers News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.