Memphis basketball mailbag: Are Duren and Bates living up to the hype?

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 20, 2021 4:51 PM CT | Published: October 20, 2021 4:51 PM CT

This edition of the Memphis basketball mailbag also tackles the Tigers’ preseason ranking.


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Steven Johnson

Steven Johnson

Johnson is a Memphis native who graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 2016. He's traveled the country covering teams like Syracuse, the Buffalo Bills and the Memphis Grizzlies. He's excited about the opportunity to cover the Tigers and all things in the city of Memphis.


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