Memphis, TN–The season opening game between the University of Memphis Tigers and the Lemoyne-Owen College Magicians, at the FedexForum, brought out quite a crowd for the exhibiton game. The game started out on a competitive note with the score being neck and neck early in the first half. The Tigers then revved up dominating the court having little over a 30 point lead over the Magicians by halftime.
The second half was no different as the Tigers continued to rain threes and punch it straight into the paint with a few crowd-thrilling dunks to boot.
The final score was Tigers 119, Magicians 65 with the Tigers scoring thier first victory of the season.