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Tigers fall to Mustangs in Dallas

The bubble may not have burst, but the University of Memphis men’s basketball team’s outside shot at making the NCAA tournament just took a hit.
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DALLAS, Texas (localmemphis.com) – The bubble may not have burst, but the University of Memphis men’s basketball team’s outside shot at making the NCAA tournament just took a hit.

The Tigers lost to SMU by a score of 58-53 Tuesday night in Dallas. Freshman star Precious Achiuwa had his 24th career double-digit point game and led the Tigers with 17 points.

Memphis falls to 19-9 on the season. The Tigers’ next game is Saturday against Tulane in New Orleans.