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COL BKB: Michigan State 70, Memphis 48

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 23 (UPI) -- Gary Harris pumped in 23 points Saturday and third-seeded Michigan State advanced to the NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 with a 70-48 cruise over Memphis.

COL BKB: Memphis 54, St. Mary's 52

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 21 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson had 14 points, including a late free throw, as sixth-seeded Memphis escaped Thursday with a 54-52 NCAA Tournament second-round game over St. Mary's.

COL BKB: Memphis 91, S. Miss 79 (2OT)

TULSA, Okla., March 16 (UPI) -- Chris Crawford scored 23 points and Memphis beat Southern Mississippi 91-79 in double overtime Saturday to win the Conference USA Tournament title.

COL BKB: Memphis 86, Ala.-Birmingham 71

MEMPHIS, March 9 (UPI) -- Chris Crawford scored 20 points to lead Memphis to an 86-71 win over Alabama-Birmingham Saturday, giving the Tigers top seed in the Conference USA Tournament.

COL BKB: Memphis 76, Central Florida 67

ORLANDO, Fla., March 2 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson and Chris Crawford each fired in 19 points Saturday, propelling No. 17 Memphis to a 76-67 win over Central Florida and a Conference USA title.

COL BKB: Xavier 64, Memphis 62

CINCINNATI, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Travis Taylor struck for 18 points and Isaiah Philmore added 15 Tuesday in Xavier's 64-62 win over Memphis, ending the Tigers' 18-game winning streak.

COL BKB: Memphis 89, S. Mississippi 73

MEMPHIS, Feb. 23 (UPI) -- Shaq Goodwin and Chris Crawford each scored 19 points Saturday and No. 19 Memphis beat Southern Mississippi 89-73 for its 18th straight win.

COL BKB: Memphis 71, Marshall 59

HUNTINGTON, W.Va., Feb. 16 (UPI) -- Adonis Thomas buried 9-of-17 shots from the field on his way to a career-high 23 points for No. 25 Memphis in a 71-59 win over Marshall Saturday.

COL BKB: Memphis 93, Central Florida 71

MEMPHIS, Feb. 13 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson netted 21 points and Geron Johnson added 19 for No. 25 Memphis Wednesday in the Tigers' 93-71 win over Central Florida.

COL BKB: Louisville 87, Memphis 78

MEMPHIS, Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Chane Behanan scored 16 of his 22 points after halftime Saturday and sixth-ranked Louisville rallied to battle past Memphis 87-78.
Michael Jackson's father suffers stroke

Michael Jackson's father suffers stroke

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 30 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson, father of U.S. pop stars Michael and Janet, suffered a mild stroke -- his third in five years, family sources told CNN.

COL BKB: Memphis 52, Northern Iowa 47

NASSAU, Bahamas, Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Chris Crawford scored five of his 18 points during a decisive second-half run Saturday that carried No. 10 Memphis past Northern Iowa 52-47.

COL BKB: Memphis 65, Samford 54

MEMPHIS, Nov. 17 (UPI) -- Adonis Thomas and Antonio Barton teamed up for 30 points Saturday and 16th-ranked Memphis downed Samford 65-54 in a Battle 4 Atlantis tournament game.

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Memphis routs Marshall for C-USA title

MEMPHIS, March 10 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson scored 19 points Saturday to help Memphis defend its Conference USA tournament championship by trouncing Marshall 83-57.

COL BKB: Louisville 95, Memphis 87

LOUISVILLE, Ky., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Russ Smith pumped in 24 points and Gorgui Dieng blocked six shots Saturday, helping No. 4 Louisville remain undefeated with a 95-87 win over Memphis.

COL BKB: Murray State 76, Memphis 72

MEMPHIS, Dec. 11 (UPI) -- Donte Poole hit six long-range shots en route to 20 points for Murray State Sunday and the Racers upended No. 20 Memphis 76-72.

COL BKB: Memphis 71, Miami (Fla.) 54

CORAL GABLES, Fla., Dec. 7 (UPI) -- Will Barton scored 27 points and No. 20 Memphis came alive with 44 second-half points Tuesday to knock off Miami 71-54.

COL BKB: Memphis 91, Austin Peay 60

MEMPHIS, Dec. 3 (UPI) -- Will Barton had a big night Saturday, registering 22 points, 13 rebounds and six assists in 21st-ranked Memphis' 91-60 rout of Austin Peay.

COL BKB: Memphis 70, Jackson State 45

MEMPHIS, Nov. 28 (UPI) -- Joe Jackson and Chris Crawford teamed up for 29 points Monday and 21st-ranked Memphis breezed to a 70-45 victory over Jackson State.

COL BKB: Georgetown 91, Memphis 88

LAHAINA, Hawaii, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Jason Clark and Henry Sims combined for 50 points Wednesday and Georgetown pulled off a 91-88 upset of eighth-ranked Memphis at the Maui Invitational.

COL BKB: Memphis 97, Belmont 81

MEMPHIS, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- Will Barton scored 23 points and Wesley Witherspoon added 22 more Tuesday in 10th-ranked Memphis' 97-81 season-opening win over Belmont.
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