Memphis to again host CUSA basketball tournament

Friday, February 16th 2007, 11:38 am
By: News On 6

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) _ The Conference USA postseason basketball tournament will be in Memphis, Tennessee, for a fourth straight year next year.

The conference announced this week that Memphis will be the site for the 2008 tournament.

The city of Tulsa is among five cities competing to host the 2009 and 2010 tournaments. Tulsa would host the tournament in the new downtown arena scheduled to open next fall.

Memphis; Birmingham, Alabama; El Paso, Texas; and Houston are also bidding for the tournament.