Thursday, August 18, 2022

Tiger Football

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...
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...
“We know the last six months have been screwed up,” said University of Memphis head football coach Ryan Silverfield as he painted a big-picture context for the Tigers’ improbable 50-49 comeback over the troublesome Central Florida Knights at Liberty...
Brady White threw for 269 yards and five touchdowns, Darrell Henderson had a career-high 233 yards rushing and two scores, and Memphis beat Georgia State 59-22 on Friday night. Memphis (2-1) had a successful fake punt on its first possession,...
(Photos: Karanja A. Ajanaku)
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...
The Memphis Tigers returned to the Liberty Bowl Stadium for their only home game in October, still hurting from a controversial loss to the Temple Owls, 30-28. And they took it out on the Tulane Green Wave with a...
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...
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...
There was no pre-game Tiger walk and the pandemic-affected attendance tallied only 4,537 as the University of Memphis Tigers handled Arkansas State’s Red Wolves 37-24 at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium Saturday night. In the season opener for each team, Memphis...