Tigers/Vols Battle in Basketball Wednesday at FedExForum - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Jarvis Greer

Tigers/Vols Battle in Basketball Wednesday at FedExForum

One club is solidly entrenched this season among the Nations' Elite..

Another, trying to climb the ladder National Prominence..

It's Memphis vs Tennessee for State Bragging rights tomorrow night at FedExForum..

Or IS it?

Tigers coach John Calipari says he doesn't recruit Knoxville, that is unless a prep All-American is playing there..

Vols new coach Bruce Pearl says he can't wait to try a get a foothold in Memphis and West Tennessee to mine the talent this area regularly produces.

Wednesday's game could go a long way in establishing recruiting strongholds for both schools..

Tipoff for the Tigers and Vols is 7pm Wednesday at FedExForum.

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