C-USA Semifinals set

The first semifinal will pit rivals Louisville against Memphis, while the late game will feature Saint Louis versus surprising UAB.

Tournament Notes

  • Louisville's 14 steals against Tulane marks a new season high and is the 3rd-highest tally in Conference USA Tournament history.
  • Memphis improved to 20-0 when leading with 5:00 minutes to play.
  • Louisville improved to 3-0 in the three games Marvin Stone has sat out while issues addressing his amateur status are addressed.
  • UAB, which leads the nation in steals per game, padded its school and Conference USA record total for thefts by adding a season-high 20 more against Marquette to bring their record-setting total to 351 for the season … the 20 steals establishes a new single game C-USA Tournament record.
  • The Green Wave committed a season-high 25 turnovers, the second-highest single game tally in C-USA Tournament history.
  • Southern Miss joins Tulane in 2002 and Houston in 2000 as the only No. 12 seeds to win a C-USA Tournament game.
  • UAB forced a Marquette season-high 21 turnovers earlier this season and 25 when they faced each other during the 2001-02 season and kept that trend going by forcing Marquette into 15 turnovers in the first half and 30 for the game … the 30 turnovers forced is a new single game C-USA Tournament record.
  • Playing their first game against the Green Wave in over two years, the Cards improved their all-time record against Tulane to 35-6, including five straight.
  • This year marks the first time that Cincinnati has not entered the C-USA Tournament as the No. 1 seed.
  • Louisville's six turnovers against Tulane is a new season-low and ties two other teams for the third-lowest total in C-USA Tournament history.
  • Saint Louis freshman Anthony Drejaj connected on 10-for11 shooting from the field against Southern Miss, including 5-for-6 from beyond the arc … his 91.0% shooting from the field marked the second-best shooting performance by an individual in a C-USA Tournament game.
  • South Florida has yet to advance to the semifinals in the Conference USA Tournament.
  • Southern Miss shot a season-low 26.1% (6-of-23) from the field, connected on a season-low six field goals and scored a season-low 16 points in the first half against Saint Louis.

    DAY ONE CAPSULES

  • South Florida & Tulane win!
  • Southern Miss & UAB win!

    DAY TWO CAPSULES

  • Louisville & Memphis win!
  • UAB & Saint Louis win!

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