It's a Good News/Bad News day for the Tigers Basketball Program..
As we told you earlier in this newscast, Freshmen Kareem Cooper is charged with misdemeanor Marijauna possession..
The Tigers also top-out at Number-3 in Both the Associated Press and USA Today Coaches Polls..
That's a move up from 4th last week..
The Tigers advance after both Duke and Florida lose for the first time this season.
Memphis, at 17-and-2, Hosts UAB Thursday at FedExForum.
As far as Cooper is concerned, the U of M Coaching staff and administration are getting details of his traffic stop arrest before making a decision on what to do with the him.
One Tigers Fan, season ticket holder Jerry Todd, has his own idea.
I just hope that whatever the outcome he can salvage his career and if he has to be punished, do some punishment and come back and play with us again.">
Cooper is averaging just over 4.5 points and 2-rebounds a game.