Mike Singletary embracing new challenge with Memphis Express

Pro Football Hall of Famer Mike Singletary chats with WMC Action News 5′s Sudu Upadhyay about his new role as the head coach of the Alliance of American Football’s Memphis Express

Memphis Tigers Outlast South Alabama 52-35

Darrell Henderson ran for 188 yards and two touchdowns, including a 54-yarder in the fourth quarter, to help Memphis pull away from South Alabama in a 52-35 victory on Saturday night.

Arkansas loses big to no. 9 Auburn

AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Noah Igbinoghene scored on a 96-yard kickoff return, and a partially blocked punt by Jordyn Peters set up another touchdown as big plays on special teams on special teams helped No. 9 Auburn beat Arkansas 34-3 on Saturday night.

Turnovers sting Tennessee in 47-21 blowout to Florida

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Feleipe Franks threw touchdown passes to three different receivers and ran for a fourth score Saturday as Florida capitalized on six Tennessee turnovers in a 47-21 rout of the Volunteers.

No. 14 Mississippi State upset by Kentucky 28-7

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Benny Snell Jr. rushed for four touchdowns to break a Kentucky career record, including two in the fourth quarter, and the Wildcats held No. 14 Mississippi State to 56 yards rushing for a 28-7 upset Saturday night.

Ole Miss rallies in second half, beats Kent St 38-17

Jordan Ta’amu threw for 442 yards, two touchdowns and ran for another score to lead Mississippi over Kent State 38-17 on Saturday.

O’Neill walks it off in 10

Cardinals host Giants

Friday Football Fever: Week 6 Scores and Highlights

It’s Week 6 for TSSAA high school football teams, and that means it’s time for Friday Football Fever!

1-on-1 With MMA Legend Royce Gracie

WMC Action News 5 Sports’ Sudu Upadhyay sits down with UFC Hall of Famer Royce Gracie during his visit to, Chad Chilcutt’s Memphis MMA, to discuss the legacy of the Gracie family, the rise of Bellator in the MMA world, and Royce’s current nationwide tour.

Tiger women open conference slate with shutout win

The Memphis Tigers women’s soccer team opened American Athletic Conference play with a 5-0 win against Cincinnati.

Norvell shows respect for South Alabama ahead of matchup with Tigers

The Jaguars battled 15th-ranked Oklahoma State tight for a half this season, getting two touchdowns in the first half before the Cowboys eventually steamrolled them after the break 55-13.

Collierville High unveils new sports facilities, including football stadium, basketball gyms

The Collierville Dragons football team will play its homecoming game against Wooddale High School in a new home on Friday--a brand new 5,000-seat facility that rivals most high school stadiums in Shelby County.

War Memorial stadium gets $60K for metal detectors

More than $60,000 will be spent to upgrade security at a Little Rock stadium after thousands of attendees fled the stands during a high school football game amid false rumors of gunfire.

Redbirds pull off improbable championship with team gutted by Cardinals

The Memphis Redbirds are partly back in town, and partly scattered across the country after an incredible run to a AAA Championship.

Conference games round out Tigers 2018-19 schedule

The University of Memphis men’s basketball schedule is finally complete.

Pro football league unveils Memphis team name, logo

The Alliance of American Football unveiled logos and names for four of its teams this morning, including the new Memphis team.

Tigers goalie tops in AAC

Memphis men’s goalie Tyler Hoffman is standing out across his conference.

Redbirds beat Bulls 14-4 to win AAA Championship

The back-to-back Pacific Coast League champion Memphis Redbirds are your new AAA Champions!

Grizz free agents ready for training camp

There’s just one week left until NBA training camp opens for the Memphis Grizzlies!

Anthony Miller scores first NFL touchdown

On Monday night history was made for one former Memphis Tiger when the Seatlle Seahawks took on the Chicago Bears.

  Penny Hardaway at TD Club of Memphis: “We’re going to win.”

Penny Hardaway became the first basketball coach ever to speak to the Touchdown Club of Memphis on Monday night.

Memphis Tigers prepare to battle South Alabama

After knocking off Georgia State 55-29 at the Liberty Bowl last Friday, the Memphis Tigers now set their sights on the South Alabama Jaguars.

Memphis Adult Flag Football League aims to make role models out of men

Memphis police officers and citizens are once again joining forces for a flag football league.

Succop kicks 31-yard field goal as Titans edge Texans 20-17

Ryan Succop kicks 31-yard field goal as Tennessee Titans edge Houston Texans 20-17

Memphis Redbirds win second straight PCL Championship

The Memphis Redbirds entered game four of the Pacific Coast League Championship Series matchup against the Fresno Grizzlies with a 2-1 lead.

Fitzgerald, No. 16 Mississippi State rout La.-Lafayette

Fitzgerald, No. 16 Mississippi State rout La.-Lafayette

#1-Alabama shreds the Ole Miss defense for a 62-7 win

#1-Alabama shreds the Ole Miss defense for a 62-7 win

North Texas stuns Arkansas in 44-17 rout

Mason Fine threw for 281 yards and threw for a touchdown to lead North Texas to its first win over a Southeastern Conference opponent in more than 40 years with a 44-17 victory over Arkansas on Saturday.

Chandler’s big day helps Tennessee trounce UTEP 24-0

Tennessee coach Jeremy Pruitt’s reaction to Ty Chandler’s third-quarter breakaway revealed just how much work the Volunteers still must do as they enter Southeastern Conference competition.

Conley’s 10th annual Bowl-N-Bash benefits Sickle Cell Center

Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley held his 10th annual Bowl-N-Bash Tournament at Billy Hardwick's All Star Lanes on Saturday.

  Tigers’ Henderson leads nation in yards per carry

Through three games in the 2018 college football season, Memphis Tigers junior running back Darrell Henderson is averaging 14.5 yards per carry, good enough lead the nation.

White throws for 5 TDs, Memphis breezes by Georgia State

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.

Friday Football Fever: Week 5 scores and highlights

It’s Week 5 for TSSAA high school football teams, and that means it’s time for Friday Football Fever.

The 5: ESPN’s Edward Aschoff on Ole Miss vs. Alabama

In the latest episode of The 5, A WMC Action News 5 Sports Podcast, host Sudu Upadhyay is joined by ESPN College Football reporter Edward Aschoff.

Hardaway meets with top 2020 recruits

Penny Hardaway and staff are busy on the recruiting trail, meeting with Whitehaven Guard Matthew Murrell and East High’s Malcolm Dandridge this week.

5 Tigers named to AAC Team of the Week despite loss

Despite its loss at Navy last Saturday, five Memphis Tigers are listed on the American Athletic Conference' Team of the Week.

Tigers channel Ric Flair with Turnover Robe

There was at least one good thing to come out of the Memphis Tigers' game last Saturday against Navy, and that’s the return of the Turnover Robe!

MS high school football player dies after falling ill during game

A Mississippi high school football player died after a game Monday.

Tigers soccer team earns AAC honors

Congratulations go out to the Memphis Tiger Women’s Soccer players Clarissa Larisey and Olivia Gauthier.

MSU’s Bully statue vandalized with “Woo Pig”

The statue of Bully on campus at Mississippi State was vandalized late Friday night or early Saturday morning, according to Mississippi State University police.