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Tigers Wind up Pre-Season with Win over CBU

The Memphis Tigers made it a Double in the Pre-Season Polls, coming in 12th in both the A.P. And the Coaches College Basketball Rankings..

They also make it a double over cross-town foe C.B.U.

The Tigers playing their final Pre-Season tuneup down at FedExForum against the Division Two Bucaneers..

The Bucs led Memphis at the Half in last seasons' exhibition...but nothing doing this time around..

Rodney Carney, the Sr. Pre-Season Conference USA Player of the Year goes crazy in this one, as do the rest of the Tigers as they unleash a relentless press which forces more than 30-turnovers..

Joey Dorsey the Steal and Slam here..

Memphis with 70 points in the paint..

Carney leading the way with 26...

Tigers go on to win it handily..

Final Score... 98-53

It all starts for real now for Memphis..

The Tigers host Wisconsin-Milwaukee in the N-I-T Tipoff classic November 15th at FedExForum..

The Bucaneers open on the road at Murray State this Thursday night.

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