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Memphis Tigers Ready for NCAA's to Begin

Got your bracket Filled out Yet?

The Top Seeded Memphis Tigers want to punch their ticket to the NCAA Final Four..

They know to do it, they'll have to punch out every team in the South Regional..beginning with Texas Arlington Friday Night in Little Rock..

For Tigers fans who can't help but look ahead, there's a potential matchup with #2 Seed Texas in the Longhorns backyard at Houston.

After facing UCLA in Oakland and Texas A&M in San Antonio, U of M Head Coach John Calipari said on Tuesday's Pardon the Interuption Program on ESPN, His team is no stranger to playing High Seeds on the Road late in the Tourney.

"If there is any team that can handle that..this one can. You know what they said to me after this (bracket) came out? Bring 'em on! And they'll have 30-thousand Fans there.. Get that.. 30-thousand fans! That's if we both get that far."

Tipoff for the Tigers First Round Game against Texas-Arlington is about 9pm Friday Night in Little Rock, Arkansas.

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