Tigers Basketball Finally Loses in C-USA at UAB - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Jarvis Greer

Tigers Basketball Finally Loses in C-USA at UAB

They've been pointing to this game for Weeks in Birmingham..

It's Memphis vs UAB with the outright Conference USA Championship on the Line..

Third Ranked Memphis beat the Blazers here in FedExForum by 7-back in January...

Thursday nights' game at Bartow Arena has been Sold out almost since then.

Fans crazy for action

Joey Dorsey the Man inside for Memphis...everything in the paint belongs to the Sophomore from Baltimore..

Dorsey with almost a double-double with points and rebounds in the first half alone..

The 6'9", 260-pounder also doing it with Defense as the Tigers build a 10-point lead..

But Senior laden UAB keeps its' poise and gets its' running game going..

Plus, Memphis goes the final 8-minutes of the game without a field goal...

The Blazers pull off the upset, handing the Tigers their first road loss of the season..

UAB wins it,

Final 80-to-74..

Check out Action News 5 at 6pm Friday for more on the game, and what it means to Memphis' chances of earning a Number One seed in the NCAA Tournament.

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