Memphis players vote to play game against Marshall

Updated: October 1, 2007, 9:10 PM ET
Associated Press

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- After a day of mourning the death of teammate Taylor Bradford, the Memphis Tigers will take on Marshall as planned Tuesday night.

"There's going to be a 3½-hour block where we have to have our minds on business, as hard as it is," Memphis coach Tommy West said.

Bradford, a 21-year-old defensive lineman, was shot to death Sunday night, approximately three hours after Memphis finished practice. West met with athletic director R.C. Johnson before letting ...

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