Lady Tigers Make Run at 5th Seed in C-USA Tournament Beating USM at Fieldhouse - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

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Lady Tigers Make Run at 5th Seed in C-USA Tournament Beating USM at Fieldhouse

Now to College Basketball where It's Teacher vs Pupil at the Elma Roane Fieldhouse..

Memphis Lady Tigers Head Coach Blair Savage gets her troops ready to play against Southern Mississippi and her boss Joye Lee-McNelis..

Joye Lee's teams hung several banners in the Fieldhouse when she was U of M Women's Coach from 19-91 through 2004.

This one a see-saw battle throughout...

Southern Miss gets indide for some early baskets....and runs the fast break to perfection..

But the Golden Eagles can't shake Memphis..

Ashley Thornton and Senior Aroha Jennings work the Give and go in the Paint as a duo that can't be stopped.

 Former Wooddale Star Paris Leonard shows up big with a Double-Double 15-points and 10 rebounds..

Lady Tigers pull off the upset, beating Southern Miss..

Final 64-to-60.

  Both teams have 7-8 League Records heading into the C-USA Tournament in March at Orlando.

The U of M Women play their final regular season game saturday 2pm at the Fieldhouse against UCF.

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