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Here’s how the Tigers landed Emoni Bates and Jalen Duren

Plus, Hardaway addresses the state of the schedule

By , Daily Memphian Updated: September 01, 2021 2:58 PM CT | Published: September 01, 2021 1:55 PM CT

Penny Hardaway talks about the common denominator in landing two top prospects.

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Steven Johnson

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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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