No. 16 Memphis defeats Northwestern State 96-76
Jay Bilas provides his ranking of the 68 best teams in college basketball.
Shaq Goodwin had 17 points, Joe Jackson hit four key late free throws and No. 21 Memphis beat No. 5 Oklahoma State 73-68 Sunday night in the championship game of the Old Spice Classic.
Austin Nichols scored 19 points, Chris Crawford had 17 and No. 21 Memphis beat LSU 76-69 Friday night in a semifinal at the Old Spice Classic.
Jackson scores 18, No. 21 Memphis tops Siena 87-60
No. 11 Memphis defeats Nicholls State 98-59
Jay Bilas and Jeff Goodman weigh in on the player they'd pick to start their college basketball program with right now, plus the early struggles of Memphis and North Carolina.
Marcus Smart scored a career-high 39 points and No. 7 Oklahoma State raced past No. 11 Memphis for a 101-80 win Tuesday night in a one-sided matchup of top teams.
Memphis coach Josh Pastner has had big regular seasons since succeeding John Calipari. But now, expectations are higher, and the need for a deep postseason run is staring Pastner, and Memphis, in the face.
No. 13 Memphis beats Austin Peay 95-69
Kentucky and Michigan State held the top sports in The Associated Press' first regular-season college basketball poll, setting up the first No. 1-vs.-No. 2 matchup in five years.
Memphis forward David Pellom is expected to miss five weeks after undergoing surgery on his left knee.
Ted Sevransky gives college basketball betting tips and four 2014 value title bets.
Every time Kentucky coach John Calipari starts to praise his latest crop of talented freshmen, he's just as quick to point out that the preseason No. 1 team is a work in progress.
The NCAA has suspended freshman Kuran Iverson for Memphis' season opener on Nov. 14 for playing in an unauthorized summer league game in Connecticut.
In ESPN The Magazine's College Basketball preview, experts rank teams 15-11 in the 2013-14 college basketball season.