Tigers End Perfect Run Thru C-USA

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FedExForum– D.J. Stephens had 13 points and 8 rebounds on senior day as the Tigers closed out an unbeaten run thru Conference USA, beating UAB 86-71.

The Tigers become the fourth Memphis team and the fifth team overall to finish 16-and-0 in C-USA.

Joe Jackson came up one rebound shy of a triple double as he finished with 17 points, 10 assists and 9 rebounds to go along with a career-best six steals.

Chris Crawford had a game high 20 and Geron Johnson chipped in 19 as the Tigers now head to Tulsa looking for a third straight C-USA Tournament title.

The U of M opens play on Thursday against the winner between Tulane and Marshall.