Calvin Austin set to return to U of M next season
MEMPHIS, Tenn. (WMC) - Add another offensive weapon on the list of Memphis Tiger Football players returning for another season.
This one will get you excited.
Can’t Catch Cal -- that’s right, Calvin Austin will come back to try and break more records for Tigers.
The former walk-on from Harding Academy turned WR1 finished the season with more than 1,000 receiving yards and 11 touchdowns.
An All-American track athlete, Austin turned into an AAC first-team all-conference player.
He also set a school record for most consecutive 100+ receiving yard games, passing another Memphian, Anthony Miller.
Austin said he thought about declaring for the NFL but couldn’t envision himself playing anywhere but in his hometown.
Copyright 2021 WMC. All rights reserved.