Fast Break: New era begins for Memphis basketball


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In this fast break episode of Marching to Madness, hosts Blake Lovell and Ken Cross discuss the beginning of the Penny Hardaway era at Memphis. Topics of discussion include: how Hardaway is already making an impact on the program, the Tigers' returning roster, how the newcomers will factor into the mix, the highly-experienced group of assistants that have joined the staff, making strides on the recruiting trail, why Memphis can be a contender next season, and much more. It’s another exciting episode of Marching to Madness!

About the Hosts:

Blake Lovell has over 10 years of experience in sports media. His work has been featured on The New York Times, Athlon Sports, Rivals,, Time Warner Cable, FanRag Sports, and many more. He covers national college basketball for College Hoops Watch and is the founder of He’s also a member of the USBWA. You can follow him on Twitter @theblakelovell.

Ken Cross has a plethora of experience over a 20-plus year period in both print and broadcast journalism. He has worked in some capacity for ESPN Radio, Fox Sports Radio, Sporting News Radio, Yahoo! Sports Radio and many more. This includes coverage of college football, college basketball, Carolina Panthers, Charlotte Hornets/Bobcats, and the Carolina Hurricanes. His print and internet experiences include a college basketball writer and internet writer for Lindy’s Sports Annuals and, Blue Ribbon College Basketball Yearbook, and He’s the founder and editor of You can follow him on Twitter @KennyBuckets333.

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