HBCU Sports

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Penny Hardaway is Memphis’ new men’s basketball coach and school officials hope he can rejuvenate the program at his alma mater. Hardaway starred at Memphis in the early 1990s before a successful NBA career. He replaces Tubby Smith, who was fired Wednesday after two seasons as the Tigers coach. Smith’s tenure […]

When retired NBA player Anfernee “Penny” Hardaway decided to help out and old friend, he never knew that it would lead to one of the most rewarding years of his life. That year is detailed in his new book “On These Courts: A Miracle Season that Changed a City, a Once-Future Star, and a Team Forever.” […]

TV & Film

They say Lil’Penny was just as popular as Mickey Mouse at one point in time. The mini-Penny Hardaway voiced by comedian Chris Rock, served up the laughs in countless commercials during the 1990s and early 2000s. Check out another classic commercial below where Lil’Penny exclaims “You can’t guard me!”