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Will this be the only thing to look forward to next season?

March 31, 2009

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Will it happen?

March 30, 2009

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So much has gone on throughout the day here in Memphis with the belief that Coach Calipari will take the head coaching position at the University of Kentucky and according to one source, the worst fear that everyone has been wondering about could happen. A 4 P.M. press conference is supposed to be set, so […]

Another season, another heartbreak for the blue and gray

March 27, 2009

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Right now in our apartment’s Tournament pool, assistant basketball coach Marquise Wright is looking more and more like a prophet while junior forward and Louisville native Jared Strode hails himself as the second coming of Nostradamas. And after what happened last night, when the University of Memphis, winners of  27 straight, which is a school […]

Knowing The Opponent: Missouri Tigers

March 24, 2009

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“Never underestimate your opponent, that is the worst thing you could possibly do.”- Ryne E. Hancock December 12, 2008 University of Missouri-Columbia Location: Columbia, Missouri Enrollment: 30,200 Founded: 1839 Famous Alums: St. Louis Cardinals broadcaster Mike Shannon, Tom Bergener, Carl Edwards,  Justin Gage, Jon Sunvold, Norm Stewart, Anthony Peeler, Kenyon Dooling, Kareem Rush, Ian Kinsler, […]

Scare may be epihany

March 19, 2009

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Like most Memphians around the lunch hour, I had my eyes glued to the set when Memphis faced a very hungry Cal State-Northridge team. I was impressed with the play towards the end of the second half by the Tigers but I felt that for the most part the Tigers took too many 3-pointers, going 11-28 […]

Minimal impact from SEC

March 17, 2009

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Ten years ago, the now-mighty ACC only was represented by Maryland, North Carolina, and Duke in the Big Dance. Of course, unlike the SEC this season, the ACC teams that were invited to the Big Dance made deep runs ten years ago in the tournament, topped by Duke’s run to the title game where they […]

Accepted!!!!!

March 17, 2009

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Just received word from Moe Hafeez, who is part of IMPACT in Orlando, Florida that I would be a part of a summer project here in Memphis at the University of Memphis. I am really excited about this opportunity and is looking forward to writing more things about my adventures on the campus in which […]