Senior swingman D.J. Stephens averaged 2.6 blocks per game for Memphis this season, so his eight-block performance against St. Mary’s on Thursday, while certainly impressive, shouldn’t have come as a shock to anyone. Stephens’ Tigers look well on their way to elimination today against Michigan State, but the 22-year-old has ensured that he’ll go out with a bang. Have a look at the sheer athleticism on display in two of Stephens’ three blocks today…

Coincidentally enough, Stephens was on the receiving end of a big block on the offensive end, as Adreian Payne gave him a taste of his own medicine later in the day: