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Jarvis Greer

Tigers/vols Move Up in Both Polls

There's some disagreement in the National Polls as to who's got the best Men's College Basketball team in Tennessee..

The Coaches in the ESPN-USA Today poll rank the Memphis Tigers 19th in the land this week..with the Vols at Number 20.

The Associated Press has Memphis 20th...with the Volunteers coming in 16th..

UT beat the Tigers in their head to head meeting December 6th in Knoxville..

Still, the Tigers will take their rankings and run with them...

They put in a stellar display after the Holiday break with a 34-point dismantling of Cincinnati..

U of M guard Jeremy Hunt earns Conference USA Player of the Week honors for that game..

A Career tying 24 point performance featuring 7-of-8 from the field, including 6-of-7 3-pointers...4 in a row at one point...and 4-for 4 from the line.

Hunt ranks in C-USA's Top 15 in scoring, 3-point shooting, and overall field goal percentage.

The Tigers heit the road for their next game at Houston Thursday night.

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