Now that Tubby Smith is gone, can Penny Hardaway save Memphis basketball?
CLOSE First-year Memphis East coach Penny Hardaway coached East to a 52-32 win over Blackman in a TSSAA state quarterfinal game on Wedneday.
It took a day longer than expected, but the Tubby Smith era has ended. Smith said Wednesday that he is no longer the Memphis basketball coach.
In the wake of this development, newspapers such as this one traditionally assemble a list of likely candidates for the job. Here is the most accurate list:
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