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BREAKING: East High's Ryan Boyce is a Memphis Tiger (AUDIO)

5-star target Matthew Hurt is "being recruited" to Memphis by fellow 5-star target Trendon Watford

June 07, 2018 - 1:39 pm

The Penny Hardaway factor keeps making things happen for the University of Memphis basketball program.  6'5" Germantown, TN. 3-star Team Penny/East High product Ryan Boyce has decommitted from the University of Alabama-Birmingham (UAB) and will go to the University of Memphis.

Earlier Thursday (6/7/18) Boyce tweeted "I'm staying home".

Gary Parrish (CBSSports.com/92.9 Host) reported that UAB head coach Rob Ehsan granted Boyce a full release from UAB, just like Gregg Marshall from Wichita State did for Alex Lomax earlier this year.

Also, it appears that Memphis 5-star target Matthew Hurt is "being recruited" to Memphis by fellow 5-star target Trendon Watford.

AUDIO: Gary Parrish and John Martin discuss Ryan Boyce, Penny, and recruiting on 92.9 FM ESPN Thursday (6-7-18)

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