Jermaine Johnson coming home to Memphis as Tigers’ assistant coach

By , Daily Memphian Updated: November 22, 2020 9:59 PM CT | Published: November 22, 2020 8:55 PM CT

Former Melrose High coach and close friend of Penny Hardaway joins the Tigers on a one-year contract.


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Danielle Lerner

Danielle Lerner

Danielle Lerner covers Tigers basketball for the Daily Memphian. She previously covered college hoops at The Athletic and the Louisville Courier-Journal, where she also wrote about professional soccer, horse racing, college football and, occasionally, tacos.


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