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Memphis Tigers Athletics:
Phil Steele has released his post-season All-Conference USA Team, and four Tigers were tabbed for their efforts in 2011. Ronald Leary, Dontari Poe, Frank Trotter and Tom Hornsey were all listed on the third team by Steele.
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In one of the more amusing videos from the weekend, the Memphis Tigers public address announcer Chuck Roberts accidentally introduced head coach Josh Pastner as John Calipari.
Whoops, here is the blunder as it happened:
(Courtesy of The Big Lead)
University of Memphis athletic director R.C. Johnson said Friday that football ticket prices for the 2012 season -- the first for new coach Justin Fuente -- will be more affordable.
"I'm very excited. I'm happy that the time has come," said the 6-8, 224-pound Ferrakohn Hall, who's eligible to play for the Tigers for the first time Saturday.
When University of Memphis coach Josh Pastner announced last May that he was scheduling a home-and-home series with longtime rival Louisville, he said his reasoning was twofold.
University of Memphis senior guard Charles Carmouche will not play for the fifth straight game due to a knee injury.
Louisiana Tech opens the 2011 St. John's Chartwell Holiday Classic Saturday at 2 p.m. CT against the Memphis Tigers at Carnesecca Arena.