Now that the draft declaration deadline has passed, Andy Katz notes that it's most important to keep an eye on the fence-sitters.
Shawne Williams scored 13 of his 18 points in the first half as the fifth-ranked Tigers led from start to finish and rolled to a 57-46 victory over Alabama-Birmingham for their first C-USA tournament title.
Shawne Williams scored 21 points, including nine during the game-deciding run over the final six minutes, to lead No. 3 Memphis to a 78-67 victory over Tulsa on Saturday.
Shawne Williams had 21 points and 14 rebounds, while Rodney Carney added 22 points as No. 4 Memphis held off Tennessee 88-79.
Chris Douglas-Roberts scored 23 points and Rodney Carney and Shawne Williams each added 21 as No. 9 Memphis beat Lamar 108-83.
Freshman Shawne Williams scored 20 of his 26 points in the first half to help No. 11 Memphis hold off No. 16 UCLA 88-80 in the semifinals of the NIT Season Tip-Off on Wednesday night.
Freshman Shawne Williams and senior Rodney Carney scored 17 points each to lead No. 12 Memphis to a 79-52 victory over Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Tuesday night in the first round of the Preseason NIT.