Friday, November 26, 2021

Sports

LOS ANGELES – a Memphis’ Ja Morant finished a post-game press conference and then went back onto the Staples Center Court, taking a photo from the foul line where he had missed a game-tying free throw at the end...
Loaded with talent, the University of Memphis Tigers eased into their exhibition basketball schedule, overwhelming the LeMoyne-Owen College Magicians at FedExForum on Sunday night. Up by double digits most of the game, the Tigers won 105-57 without four key players...
by Liaudwin Seaberry Jr. -- Alana Davis knew immediately after the conclusion of the 2020-21 season that she would be returning for her senior season at the University of Memphis.  The longtime Tigers center was determined to be a part of...
Down by 19 points in the first quarter of the second game of a back-to-back on the road, the Memphis Grizzlies chose to build upon their budding reputation as a young, gritty team capable of winning under difficult circumstances. The...
It’s possible to be in search of key person, reach for help and end up realizing that the helper is the one you were looking for all along. Pencil in Olympian Dr. Rochelle Stevens as the “one” to revive...
A statue of legendary former coach and star guard Larry Finch on the campus of the University of Memphis, his alma mater? Absolutely a no-brainer; should have happened a long time ago, right? “The timing wasn’t right,” said Elliot Perry,...
by Clay Bailey -- Seth Henigan threw for 392 yards and two touchdowns, and Memphis’ defense stymied No. 23 SMU in a 28-25 victory over the Mustangs on Saturday. Henigan, who missed last week’s loss to UCF with a right shoulder...
Eight Memphis area high schools, including Melrose, Central and the Memphis Academy for the Health Sciences (MAHS), are still alive after the first round of the TSSAA football playoffs, with this week bringing another chance to advance toward the...
Down by a dozen to Minnesota with six-plus minutes to go, the Memphis Grizzlies looked a loss in the face and then did an about face on the way to a 125-118 overtime win at FedExForum on Monday night. “We...
If the University of Memphis Tigers reach their ultimate goals of the Final Four and a national championship, the memory of their opening-game win over Tennessee Tech will be little more than a blur. And while Tiger Nation should proceed...