College Football

  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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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!

Tigers all-star says he’s ready to rock

While the Memphis Tigers lick their wounds from Saturday's one point loss at Navy, one U of M player proclaims he's totally healthy.

Hugh Freeze says it’s ‘time to move forward,’ ready for next opportunity

Former Ole Miss head coach Hugh Freeze is still jobless, close to a year and a half after an embarrassing scandal that led to his resignation from the school.

Tigers look to fix mistakes against Georgia State

The Memphis Tigers hopes of an undefeated season were dashed in a 22-21 loss on the road against the Navy Midshipmen last Saturday, but the Tigers now look to refocus for a Friday night showdown against the Georgia State Panthers at the Liberty Bowl.

Tigers fall to Navy 22-21

The Memphis Tigers fell to the Navy 22-21 after the Midshipmen scored 13 unanswered points in the fourth quarter.

  29th Southern Heritage Classic brings 20,000 to Memphis

Thousands of football fans flocked to Memphis for the 29th Southern Heritage Classic.

Fitzgerald leads No. 18 Mississippi State into Kansas State

Nick Fitzgerald was the first one to ask Mississippi State coach Joe Moorhead for this week’s scouting report, and he’ll probably be the first one to have his cleats on Saturday.

Fans kick off Southern Heritage Classic weekend

The celebration for the 29th Southern Heritage Classic is underway.

Tigers creep toward top 25 after blowout win

After Saturday's 66-14 shellacking of Mercer in the season opener, you'd expect the Memphis Tigers to make a little noise in the national polls.

Brady White ready for first start with Memphis

Brady White will start vs Mercer at quarterback for Memphis.

Tigers practice at Liberty Bowl ahead of season opener

Game week is almost here for the Memphis Tigers football team.

Norvell uninterested in status quo despite winning seasons

You'd think 28 wins over the last three years would enough for a program to feel pretty good about itself going into a new college football season, especially for a program that had trouble just sniffing any victories a few season ago.

Memphis Tigers return with experienced offensive line

Before the quarterbacks can throw the ball, before the running backs can run, you've got the have the hogs up front who can move folks out of the way.

Ole Miss unveils new mascot this weekend

Ole Miss is ready to debut its new on-field mascot. The Landshark will be unveiled Saturday, Aug. 11 at a fan event for Ole Miss football.

White has apparent edge in Tigers QB battle

The battle for the number one quarterback Job at the University of Memphis may be getting closer to a conclusion.

Tigers kickoff practice with QB battle at forefront

The countdown is on to the start of the 2018 college football season for the Memphis Tigers.

Tigers TE lands on preseason watch list

The Tigers, who are picked to win the Western Division of the American Athletic Conference for the second straight year, come to camp loaded with players all over the spectrum of national watch lists.

Tigers' Henderson makes Doak Walker Watch List

The Memphis Tiger Football team heads into the opening of fall camp later this week loaded with a roster full of players getting national attention on numerous watch lists.

Trio of Tigers on national award watch lists

Several Memphis tigers football stars are earning national attention.

Tigers land top JUCO QB commit

The Memphis Tigers picked up a commitment from the number 2 duel threat quarterback in junior college football.

Several prime time games announced for Memphis football

With the regular season schedule set, the television portion of the Memphis Tigers upcoming football season is now taking shape.

Tigers' Kyser named to Rimington Watch List

Memphis Tigers center Drew Kyser was named to the Rimington Trophy Spring Watch List.

Moorhead, Bulldogs embracing raised expectations

The Mississippi State Bulldogs are undergoing a program change with the hiring of Joe Moorhead, but are embracing the new expectations.

QB Brady Davis transfers from Memphis

The picture in the ongoing quarterback battle for the starting job at the University of Memphis just got a little clearer...but not because someone has moved to the forefront.

Norvell, Tigers end signing day with 24 total recruits

Head coach Mike Norvell and the Memphis Tigers added 11 more signees to the class of 2018 Wednesday, welcoming 24 total newcomers to the U of M.