Memphis' D.J. Stephens enters name in Block of the Tournament contention

The Tigers guard rejects Michigan State's Adreian Payne

<p> Memphis' D.J. Stephens enters name in Block of the Tournament contention</p>

Memphis' 6-foot-5 guard D.J. Stephens continued to audition for the NCAA Tournament highlight reel with in the first half.

Stephens' four blocks in the first half, including on back-to-back Michigan State possessions, helped Memphis crawl back from a 13-point deficit to a three-point Michigan State lead at halftime.

Memphis coach Josh Pastner gets plenty of credit for recruiting McDonald's All-Americans, but Stephens was a true find. Pastner admits he , who now may be his most valuable player.

And in another lucky break, viewers got Verne Lundquist and Bill Raftery on the call for Memphis in the Tournament.

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