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UPDATED: Tue., June 23, 2020

Gonzaga lands talented transfer guard Andrew Nembhard from Florida

Gonzaga bolstered it future roster in a big way Tuesday with a commitment from Florida transfer Andrew Nembhard.

UPDATED: Wed., March 4, 2020

Memphis’ NCAA case goes to independent investigation arm

Memphis’ NCAA case involving the recruitment of star basketball player James Wiseman will be handled by the association’s new independent investigation arm.

Memphis’ James Wiseman says he has withdrawn from school

James Wiseman’s college career has come to an end after just three games with the Memphis center and likely NBA lottery pick saying on social media he has withdrawn from …

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 20, 2019

NCAA clears Memphis freshman James Wiseman to return on Jan. 12

The James Wiseman saga finally has a resolution. After months of back-and-forth between Memphis and the NCAA, the sports governing body has cleared the heralded freshman to return to the …

Washington State soccer opens NCAA Tournament with AAC champ Memphis

Washington State learned Monday that it punched its ticket to its eighth NCAA Women’s Soccer Tournament in nine years.

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2019

James Wiseman withdraws lawsuit; Memphis works on eligibility

Memphis freshman James Wiseman withdraws his lawsuit against the NCAA, university rules him ineligible to play until the case is resolved.

Memphis, James Wiseman have 1 more game, then it’s back to court

James Wiseman has one more game before heading back to court with his attorneys as they take on the NCAA in a high-stakes battle to keep the 7-foot-1 freshman playing …

Tip Ins: Tigers, Buffs, Wildcats all likely tourney hopefuls

Memphis coach Penny Hardaway went 22-14 and led the Tigers to an NIT berth in his debut season. His biggest wins came on the recruiting trail. That heralded class helps …

James Wiseman tops Memphis prep class and nation’s freshmen

It’s hard to blame James Wiseman for signing with Memphis. The nation’s No. 1 recruit had his pick of scholarship offers, but the star for East High School had the …

Penny Hardaway, Jerry Stackhouse bring NBA edge to Tennessee

Penny Hardaway and Jerry Stackhouse are both trying to revive college basketball programs in Tennessee about 200 miles apart. Hardaway played 14 seasons in the NBA before returning to alma …

Hardaway: ‘Jealousy’ from other coaches over NBA background

Penny Hardaway says the NBA background of his Memphis coaching staff is creating a little jealousy among other coaches, putting a target on his own back in his first season …

Penny Hardaway takes over as Memphis’ new basketball coach

Penny Hardaway is Memphis’ new men’s basketball coach and school officials hope he can rejuvenate the program at his alma mater. Hardaway starred at Memphis in the early 1990s before …

UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 19, 2017

Riley Ferguson, Patrick Taylor rally No. 25 Memphis past Houston, 42-38

Riley Ferguson threw for 471 yards and a 21-yard TD with 1:28 left, Patrick Taylor rushed for a career-high four touchdowns and No. 25 Memphis rallied from a 17-point deficit …

No. 14 SMU overwhelms Memphis 103-62 for outright AAC title

DALLAS – Sterling Brown and his SMU teammates cut the nets down at Moody Coliseum amid the confetti and streamers. The home-court celebration isn’t the end for Brown and this …

Women’s Top 25 Capsules: UConn pushes streak to 103

Katie Lou Samuelson broke out of a shooting slump, scoring 29 points to lead UConn to a 91-48 win over Memphis that extended the Huskies record winning streak to 103 …


Promoted Missouri promoted defensive coordinator Barry Odom to replace the retiring Gary Pinkel as head coach. The school said in a release Thursday night that Odom had agreed in principle …

No. 21 SMU topples Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Nic Moore scored 14 of his 16 points in the second half and No. 21 SMU pulled away to beat Memphis 66-57 on Thursday night. Moore’s 3-pointer …

UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 1, 2015

Game, set, match: Gonzaga rides big-man trio to lopsided victory over Memphis

Przemek Karnowski scored 17 points and Kyle Wiltjer added 15 to help No. 3 Gonzaga beat Memphis 82-64 on Saturday night for its 15th straight victory.

No. 3 Gonzaga looking forward to nonconference challenge vs. Memphis

Gonzaga’s opportunities to make a favorable impression in national circles tend to dwindle this time of year. Right or wrong, the perception is if the Zags win another WCC title …

No. 3 Gonzaga looking forward to nonconference challenge vs. Memphis

Gonzaga’s opportunities to make a favorable impression in national circles tend to dwindle this time of year.

Memphis looks for storybook finish vs. BYU

MIAMI – At BYU, they’re looking to restore tradition. At Memphis, they’re simply looking to build one. Their paths will align in the inaugural Miami Beach Bowl.

Memphis sinks Gonzaga with final 17-2 run

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Gonzaga guard Kevin Pangos leaned back in his chair inside the locker room and said to nobody in particular, “We led that by 12, didn’t we?” Yes, …

UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 8, 2014

No. 24 Memphis rallies past No. 23 Gonzaga

Chris Crawford and Michael Dixon Jr. both had 11 points, and No. 24 Memphis scored the final 10 of the game to beat 23rd-ranked Gonzaga 60-54 on Saturday night.

Four corners: Gonzaga Bulldogs

Coming up: Saturday at Memphis, 6 p.m. (ESPN) Outlook: Gonzaga’s first game against a ranked opponent this season comes versus No. 24 Memphis (17-5), which routed Rutgers 101-69 on Tuesday. …

Zags get best of Memphis with 66-58 win

MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Matt Bouldin scored 19 points and No. 17 Gonzaga pulled away at the end for a 66-58 victory over Memphis on Saturday.