Tiger Football

The first time the Memphis Tigers lost to the University of Central Florida last season, it was a 40-13 loss, a game rescheduled after Hurricane Irma blew through Florida in September. The second time UCF beat Memphis last season...
By CLAY BAILEY, Associated Press MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — With No. 10 Central Florida struggling and the nation's longest winning streak in jeopardy, first-year coach Josh Heupel decided to take a gamble. Facing fourth-and-1 in Memphis territory late in the third quarter...
On a cold but good day to play footbal,l the Memphis Tigers hosted the Tulsa Golden Hurricanes. The Tigers were one win away from being bowl-eligible. And they were not going to let Tulsa get in their way, defeating Tulsa...
Just one month ago, it seemed unlikely that the Memphis Tigers, then a thoroughly mediocre 4-4, would be facing the mighty UCF Knights for the fourth time in two years. And yet, after winning four in a row, here we...
By FRED GOODALL, AP Sports Writer ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Unbeaten UCF updated its sparkling resume with an impressive come-from-behind victory over Memphis in the American Athletic Conference title game. Now the seventh-ranked Knights (12-0, No. 8 CFP), who proclaimed themselves...
Memphis fans will have to keep a watchful eye on this year’s NFL Draft, which starts Thursday in Nashville. The Memphis Tigers have three players awaiting the call from an NFL team to be selected in one of seven...
"HOW BOUT THEM COWBOYS!" Those were the words Tony Pollard used to close his brief statements after a May 3 meet and greet at Pollard's BBQ, his familys’ restaurant in Whitehaven. Pollard was selected in the fourth round by the...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Memphis athletic director Tom Bowen has stepped down after seven years, and Allie Prescott has been named his replacement on an interim basis. President M. David Rudd announced the moves Tuesday and said a search for...
Memphis has announced that alumnus Gary W. Bryant and his wife have pledged $13 million to boost the school's athletic department by establishing a trust. This represents the largest commitment in the athletic department's history and second-largest gift in the...
On Saturday, the University of Memphis football team left South campus and traveled to the Liberty Bowl for the first time this season. The Tigers moved their annual fan fest from south campus to the stadium for two reasons. One,...