Monday, July 13, 2020

Tiger Football

The special season for the Memphis Tigers’ (12-1) football team will culminate at the 84th Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic at AT&T Stadium in Dallas against the Penn State Nittany Lions (10-2) out of the Big 10. The game will kickoff...
The final Tiger Walk of the season coming in the American Athletic Conference (AAC) Championship game reflects a year of success for a University of Memphis football team with big-time goals still to achieve. In a rematch of the regular-season...
Some people say bad things comes in threes. Others say the third time is the charm. Either way, one of these statements will be true for the Memphis Tigers after their third consecutive American Athletic Conference Championship game appearance. The Tigers...
It was the final regular-season game for 18 seniors for the No. 18 University of Memphis when they hosted the No. 19 Cincinnati Bearcats. The special season for the Tigers continues with a 34-24 win over the Bearcats in...
It's been a November to remember for sports fans in Memphis – and we're not quite done yet. Last week gave us a hoops doubleheader at FedExForum while the University of Memphis Tigers took out South Florida last week in...
  HOUSTON, Texas — The Houston Cougars scheduled the Memphis Tigers as their homecoming opponent.  It's the second consecutive road game that the Tigers have been a part of another team’s homecoming activities. The Tigers ruined Houston's homecoming 45-27. With the...
The entire crowd on Beale Street stood speechless Saturday morning during ESPN College GameDay as screens played a part of Tigers' RB Kenneth Gainwell's life they knew nothing about. Gainwell and his family are from Yazoo County Mississippi. Kenneth and...
As excitement built toward the Memphis debut of ESPN's College GameDay, one wondered whether the city would (or could) live up to the hype. Would Memphians turn out on a chilly November morning before dawn to put on for...
  A special week came to a storybook ending for the University of Memphis on Saturday, when the Tigers outlasted the Southern Methodist University Mustangs 54-48 before a sold-out Liberty Bowl crowd – the largest crowd ever for an American...
(Photos: Karanja A. Ajanaku)