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University of Memphis lands another star high school basketball player

Moussa Cisse, a five-star center from Lausanne, chooses the Tigers and coach Penny Hardaway

MEMPHIS, Tennessee —

The University of Memphis men’s basketball team just landed a big star.

Moussa Cisse, a five-star 6’11” center from Lausanne, announced Wednesday that he will play for the Tigers and coach Penny Hardaway starting with the upcoming 2020-2021 season.

Florida State, Georgia, Georgetown, Kentucky, LSU, and Memphis reportedly were on his final list.

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