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Genard Avery and the Tigers ‘trying to finish it’

Genard Avery once thought he would be a Ragin’ Cajun leading the University of Louisiana-Lafayette to a championship. As fate would have it, the senior defensive player for the University of Memphis now hopes to help lead the Tigers to a conference win over...

Tigers take on UCF in American Athletic Conference Championship Game

By JOE REEDY, Associated Press ORLANDO, Fla. — The American Athletic Conference championship game boasts the best winning percentage of this weekend's 10 Football Bowl Subdivision conference title game matchups. It also represents the best hope for 12th-ranked UCF and No. 16 Memphis to show skeptics...

Tigers dominate, smash ECU’s Pirates

by Clay Bailey (AP) — Nothing from last week or a championship showdown next week was going to distract No. 17 Memphis. And they sent that message to East Carolina almost immediately on Saturday. "We only had one focus, coming out and finishing our run," University of...