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Jarvis Greer

Hype goes National/Financial for Tigers Football

The upcoming College Football season means more National Attention for the U of M Football team, and more money from the schools' donors..

Tiger Running Back DeAngelo Williams is on the Opening Page of ESPN.com mentioned as a Heisman Trophy Candidate..

And Memphis Coach Tommy West speaks to a sold out house for the Tiger Scholarship Fund.

Fund raising is at an All-Time High..

And even the 40-year old Liberty Bowl is getting Spruced up with a new Field Turf artificial surface and several new coats of paint.

The Tigers open against Ole Miss in the Stadium on Labor Day.

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