Tigers Are C-USA Champs Again

Posted on: 11:15 pm, February 23, 2013, by

FedExForum– For the eighth time in school history, the Memphis Tigers are Conference USA Champions as the Tigers used an 18-to-3 run to close out the first half to put away Southern Miss for a second time this year 89-73.

Shaq Goodwin led five Tigers in double figures with 19 and D.J. Stephens had a career high 16 as the U of M ran its winning streak to 18 straight games, moving to 24-3, 13-0 in C-USA.

The Tigers also assisted on 25 of their 29 made baskets against the Golden Eagles.