JOE JACKSON RUMORS & GOSSIP
University of Memphis’ Shaq Goodwin and Joe Jackson picked up more postseason accolades Wednesday when the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) announced its all-district teams.
Jackson earned NABC All-District 25 first team honors, and Goodwin was an NABC All-District 25 second team selection. For Jackson, it is his second-straight NABC first team honor, as he was...
It is no suprise to anyone that basketball is a tall man’s game. But everyone once in a while you get a player on the smaller side who has enough athleticism to stick around.
Memphis Tigers guard Joe Jackson may only be 6’1, but he has some serious ups. In fact, he was able to block Przemek Karnowski who happens to be 7’1.
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A 6-foot-1 point guard is not supposed to block a 7-foot-1 center. But Joe Jackson did against Przemek Karnowski on Saturday.The Gonzaga center caught the ball down low and thought he had an easy path to the basket for two points. That was until the Memphis point guard rose to the occasion and challenged Karnowski's shot.The Tigers rallied to win the game, 60-54.Via Bleacher Report
Rick Pitino met with the media on Wednesday afternoon to preview Thursday’s match-up against Memphis. The Cards will have their first home game of the conference slate as they host the No. 24 ranked Tigers. Here is a brief recap of Pitino’s presser.
Memphis’ Joe Jackson
They have four terrific guards, they’re very unselfish. He’s a terrific basketball player. We were getting...
Memphis' experience paid off in the 17th-ranked Tigers' final game before opening conference play next week.
Michael Dixon scored 14 points, Shaq Goodwin had 13 points and seven rebounds as Memphis beat Jackson State 75-61 on Saturday.
The Tigers never trailed and showed the experience of senior guards Dixon, Joe Jackson, Chris Crawford and Geron Johnson in forcing turnovers...
Via AP on Fox
December 28, 2013
After bouncing back from a tough loss, coach Josh Pastner would like Memphis to find its outside touch before its inaugural run through the American Athletic Conference.
The 17th-ranked Tigers seek their 18th straight home win Saturday when they face Jackson State in their final tune-up before the start of league play.
Memphis (8-2) allowed No. 13 Florida to shoot 51.9 percent...
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December 27, 2013
Joe Jackson scored 18 points, Shaq Goodwin had 17 and No. 21 Memphis advanced to the semifinals of the Old Spice Classic by beating Siena 87-60 on Thursday night.
Michael Dixon Jr. added 16 points for Memphis (3-1).
The Tigers' lone loss this season came against No. 5 Oklahoma State, a game the Cowboys won handily 101-80 on Nov. 19. Memphis could get a rematch in the championship...
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November 28, 2013
Joe Jackson had 22 points and seven assists, Shaq Goodwin scored 12 of his 15 points in the second half and Memphis pulled away for a 78-64 victory over Loyola (MD) on Sunday night.
Jackson connected on 5 of 6 from the field, including both shots from long range, and was 10 of 12 from the free throw line as Memphis (9-3) won its third straight. Goodwin was also 5 of 6 from the field...
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December 30, 2012
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Joe Jackson scored 15 points, Chris Crawford added 14 and No. 22 Memphis overcame a lackluster first half to defeat Jackson State 70-45 on Monday night.
Memphis (3-2) outscored Jackson State 45-26 in the second half to pull away.
Jenirro Bush led Jackson State (1-7) with 11 points, the only visitor to reach double figures.
Memphis was coming off a less-than...
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By ALAN FERGUSON
Memphis coach Josh Pastner is hoping his team can learn from an unpleasant trip to Hawaii. A couple of winnable home games this week might help the Tigers begin doing that.
They'll play the first of those Monday night against Jackson State as they look to recover from a rough week that caused them to fall 14 spots to No. 22 in the AP poll.
Memphis (2-2) returns...