Sunday, October 25, 2020

Tiger Football

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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Darrell Henderson and Patrick Taylor Jr. ran for three touchdowns apiece and Memphis notched its first American Athletic Conference win, blasting UConn 55-14 on Saturday night. Brady White threw for 239 yards and a score for...
NEW ORLEANS  — Darius Bradwell and Corey Dauphine each had two touchdowns and Tulane beat Memphis 40-24 on Friday night to snap an 11-game losing streak in the series. The Tulane defense, allowing 491.5 yards per game, held Memphis to...
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,...
Mercer never was thought to be a threat to the University of Memphis Tigers’ goal of at least matching last season’s 10-win victory total. The Naval Academy is another matter. After last weekend’s 66-14 domination of Mercer in the season...
Mike Norvell said the Tiger Walk associated with the Mercer game was one of the greatest he has been a part of since taking over as University of Memphis head coach. He was talking about the pre-game tradition and...
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