Monday, December 12, 2011

Tough night for Memphis begins with PA announcer’s blunder

As he introduced the Memphis starting lineup before Sunday night's matchup with visiting Murray State, longtime Tigers public address announcer Chuck Roberts made a gaffe that will surely give him nightmares for weeks.
"And the head coach of your Memphis Tigers, John Calipari," he said, inciting a chorus of boos from a fan base that clearly hasn't forgiven their former coach for bolting for Kentucky almost three years ago. Roberts apologized for his mistake within seconds and introduced third-year coach Josh Pastner afterward. read more

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