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James Wiseman Commits To Memphis Over Kentucky

Nov 20, 2018 5:05 PM

James Wiseman has committed to Memphis over Kentucky.

Wiseman is a seven-footer from Memphis.

Wiseman announced his decision on SportsCenter, bringing out a unicorn wearing the Memphis logo. He has been referred to as a "unicorn," like other players with his unique size and ability.

Early in his recruitment, Wiseman was considered a strong Kentucky lean.

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Penny Hardaway Hired As Head Coach At University Of Memphis

Mar 19, 2018 12:18 PM

Penny Hardaway has agreed to become head coach of the Memphis Tigers.

Hardaway attended Memphis before he was the third overall pick in the 1993 draft.

Hardaway has coached AAU and won his third straight state title as head coach of Memphis East High.

Hardaway retired from his playing career in 2008.

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