Joey Dorsey has survived that boneheaded pregame gaffe vs. Greg Oden, the mean streets of Baltimore and many tongue lashings from coach John Calipari to be here, a senior starter in the national championship game, writes Gene Wojciechowski.
When Joey Dorsey is a force, he's an unstoppable rebounding and blocking machine. When he's a flake, he gets bench time and an earful from coach John Calipari. Memphis is hoping Forceful Joey shows up to play, writes Pat Forde.
Chris Douglas-Roberts scored 30 points and Joey Dorsey grabbed 22 rebounds, matching a career high, as top-ranked Memphis equaled the best start in school history with an 89-77 win over Houston on Wednesday night.