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One of the best things the NCAA allowed colleges to do was to have an opening basketball event. At the University of Memphis, the event was once dubbed Midnight Madness, because the rule was you could start as early as midnight on the first day. The rules were adjusted to...
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Is it possible to have ZERO expectations and high expectations at the same time? Whether or not that question can even be answered is beside the point. For fans of the Memphis Grizzlies, however, striking a balance between the two may be a bit of a dance. As the curtain rises...
When the Cordova Wolves and the Whitehaven Tigers finally met on the gridiron, it was hyped as a battle between two very good defenses. Whitehaven entered the game with two shutouts, and the Wolves have been one of the good surprises this season. But ultimately, the defense of the Tigers...
We know you're excited to see the young guys hit the court this year. And we're not talking about your Memphis Tigers. For the first time in more than 10 years, the Memphis Grizzlies roll out a roster that doesn't include Mike Conley or Marc Gasol . . . or...
The wait is almost over. The University of Memphis Tigers basketball team will debut to the public this week, when the Tigers host their annual Memphis Madness event at FedExForum. Tickets for the event went on sale days ago, but the lower bowl sold out within hours. Tiger Nation wants to...
Still riding the high off the Tigers' dramatic come-from-behind win over the Navy Midshipmen? Good! Check out these images from our ace sports photojournalist Warren Roseborough! And if you haven't yet, check out Terry Davis' postgame report here.
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The Memphis Tigers kicked off their campaign for their third consecutive American Conference Western Division championship against the Navy Midshipmen last night. Sporting a 3-1 record over Memphis, Navy has had the Tigers' number over the years, including a narrow 22-21 victory last season. But this year, Memphis rode a...
The Memphis Tigers enjoyed a bye week after an impressive win over the University of South Alabama Jaguars. But given their next opponent, it's unlikely they were resting. In fact, the Tigers used the extra time off to prepare for Navy on Thursday night and their rarely-seen triple-option offense, which...
Last season, the Kirby High School Cougars football team – as well as the rest of the school – had to endure disruptions from pest infestations. Students were required to relocate and adjust to a new attendance schedule. The football team found normalcy on the practice field. Bonding together in...
Early on, not many expected the Cordova Wolves to be a factor this season. They entered with one of the most difficult schedules in the city and they did not generate any buzz as the season approached. And now? Sporting a 3-1 record with their recent 41-22 victory over Lausanne,...