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WILL BARTON RUMORS & GOSSIP

Memphis' Barton looks past size for success

ATLANTA -- Will Barton eats. He swears it. The NBA Draft prospect from the University of Memphis carries the weight of his professional aspirations as he works out for league coaches around the country, but his interview sessions lately tend to center on actual weight the type that shows up on the scales. I eat a lot. Im serious, Barton said with a laugh after a private workout...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
June 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Can Memphis’ Will Barton sneak into 1st round of 2012 NBA Draft?

A breakout sophomore season in which he averaged 18 points and 8 rebounds per game, Memphis Tigers‘ shooting guard/small forward Will Barton earned Conference USA Player of the Year honors.  As a result, the Baltimore native decided to leave school early and enter the 2012 NBA Draft.  Even with those accolades, he remains a borderline first round pick. At the NBA Draft Combine...
Via The Sports Bank
June 19, 2012  |  Discuss

Memphis player cries in post game interview after loss

Memphis guard Will Barton cried in his post game presser after losing to St. Louis yesterday. He said he wishes he could have done more for his team and put the loss on his back. So far there have been plenty of upsets in this tournament and it looks like there will be plenty more.H/T College Football Section
Via Throw The Flag
March 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Barton's 29 leads Memphis over Marshall

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Will Barton scored a career-high 29 points and grabbed eight rebounds Saturday night as Memphis pulled away from Marshall at the end for an 83-76 victory over the Thundering Herd. The win, the third straight for the Tigers (15-6, 6-1 Conference USA), left them tied at the top of the conference standings with Southern Mississippi, which won earlier Saturday...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
January 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Barton, Memphis edge UAB in tight game

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) -- Will Barton scored 16 points and grabbed 10 rebounds as Memphis pulled away late to edge Alabama-Birmingham 62-59 Saturday night in the Conference USA opener for both teams. There were 10 ties and 16 lead changes in the third annual Bartow Classic. Legendary coach Gene Bartow died last Tuesday at his home in Birmingham at age 81. Adonis Thomas added 15...
Via Fox Sports South
January 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Barton's 27 leads Memphis past Robert Morris

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) -- Will Barton had 27 points and 13 rebounds and Memphis held Robert Morris under 20 percent shooting for most of the game as the Tigers defeated the Colonials 64-47 on Thursday night. Barton was 10 of 15 from the field, including a career-high five 3-pointers. Adonis Thomas added 15 for the Tigers (7-5), who hit 11 of their first 16 shots in the second half...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 29, 2011  |  Discuss

Memphis Tigers' Will Barton leading by example

It's one thing to say you're the leader. It's another to back it up. University of Memphis sophomore guard Will Barton has done the latter.
Via Memphis Commercial Appeal
December 10, 2011  |  Discuss

No. 21 Memphis 71, Miami 54

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. The Tigers, who sank 15 3-pointers in a rout three nights earlier, went 1 for 13 from beyond the arc. But they repeatedly worked the ball inside in the second half to pull away. Memphis (5-2) won...
Via AP on Fox
December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Barton's career night puts Memphis past Miami

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- 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...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

Weak 2nd half downs Miami vs. Memphis

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) -- 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. The Tigers, who sank 15 3-pointers in a rout three nights earlier, went 1 for 13 from beyond the arc. But they repeatedly worked the ball inside in the second half to pull...
Via Fox Sports Florida
December 06, 2011  |  Discuss
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