Local Olympians now train for 2021

Athletes across the Mid-South are getting ready for another year of training for the 2021 Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo.

Postponed Olympics mean postponed dreams for former Ole Miss athlete

Tiger’s Achiuwa named NABC First Team

Patriots release former Tiger star Gostkowski

  Mid-South fitness studios turn to virtual classes during coronavirus pandemic

Saints head coach Sean Payton tests positive for coronavirus

Grizzlies Rookie Ja Morant makes SLAM Magazine cover again

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  Memphis fighter works the cage for a cause

TSSAA hoop championships postponed 8 weeks

World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Classic checking coronavirus calendar

TSSAA postpones state basketball tournaments

Tigers end season tops in defense

Grizzlies owner to compensate game night employees for missed games due to suspended season

Zion Williamson offers to cover salaries of Smoothie King Center workers for 30 days

This comes after the announcement suspension of all NBA games and cancellation of all events with attendance over 250.

Grizzlies could still have a chance to hit the court

The NBA announced the suspension of its season Wednesday night with the Memphis Grizzlies on the road preparing to play at Portland.

TSSAA gets one girls state tournament game before postponed events

One game did get played Thursday in the Tennessee Girls State High School Basketball Quarterfinals Class AAA in Nolensville.

All mid-south universities cutting back winter/spring sports

The schools are being cautious to avoid the spread of coronavirus.

Coronavirus puts United Soccer League on hold

Tigers season over, coronavirus cancellations sweep the sports nation

  PGA Tour canceled in latest of suspended sporting events

TSSAA tournaments suspended due to coronavirus outbreak

  Memphis Tigers returning home after AAC cancels tournament

  Memphis Grizzlies hopes to provide updates to fans soon after NBA suspends season

  NBA suspends season after player tests positive for virus

NBA suspending season after Wednesday night’s games until further notice because of the coronavirus concerns.

AAC restricts fans from men’s basketball championship

The American Athletic Conference will not be allowing fans to attend the upcoming 2020 Air Force Reserve Men’s Basketball Championship.

Big events banned in Seattle, San Francisco as virus hits NBA, MLB

Golden State will play Brooklyn in an empty arena, and the Seattle Mariners are looking for a temporary home as sports teams try to slow the coronavirus outbreak.

  NCAA keeping general public from men’s, women’s basketball tournaments due to coronavirus

The National Collegiate Athletic Association taking a stance against sporting events open to the public amid the coronavirus outbreak.

UofM’s Precious Achiuwa wins AAC Player of the Year, Freshman of the Year honors

The league’s 12 coaches voted on the honors, making the 6-foot-9 freshman forward the first UofM player to earn FOY since the Tigers joined the AAC seven years ago and the first Tigers’ freshman to be conference player of the year since Keith Lee in 1982.

SEC post season awards

SEC Post Season Awards go out Tuesday. Ole Miss Breein Tyree, Mississippi State’s Reggie Perry, and Arkansas’ Mason Jones make the first team.

Tiger Precious Achiuwa tops the field in the AAC

It’s postseason conference tournament time for the Memphis Tigers. Before the festivities get underway at the New Dickies Arena in Fort Worth, Texas, the business of naming the best players in the American Athletic Conference is just about complete.

Grizzlies fall to Magic at home

With what the Memphis Grizzlies have coming up on the road in the next couple weeks, they really need to pull a win out of their hat against the Orlando Magic Wednesday night at the FedExForum.

NBA could play in arenas without fans amid coronavirus outbreak

With the spread of coronavirus on the minds of every organization throughout the county, the NBA could be on the verge of taking drastic steps to prevent the spread of the disease.

  Grizzles come to terms with latest coronavirus impact on NBA

The coronavirus has the league considering all types of options to prevent its spread -- even playing games with no fans in the stands!

Grizzlies about to get healthier

The Memphis Grizzlies said help is on the way, as far as their roster is concerned in the push of the playoffs.

Mississippi State sweeps Magnolia Hoops Awards

It’s a maroon sweep for the top college basketball players in the Magnolia State. Both the C-Spire Howell Trophy, and the Gillom Trophy go to Mississippi State Bulldogs.

Tigers Achiuwa earns final freshman of the week award

Memphis Tigers Precious Achiuwa has all but wrapped up freshman of the year in the American Athletic Conference.

Memphis Prep teams wrap up state tournament bids

Big Shelby will be well represented in Murfreesboro at the TSSAA State High School Championships.

  The Growing Game of Women’s Golf: Local high-schooler invited to play at Augusta National

A Memphis Junior All-American Golfer is helping the game of women's golf grow.

  Memphis 901 FC fans turn out for Tim Howard’s return

Soccer is back in Memphis!

Local golfer prepares to play Augusta National

One of the world’s top female golfers is in our backyard. St. Agnes Senior, Rachel Heck is ranked in the top 100 of the Women’s Amateur Golf Rankings.

NBA considering “no fan” arenas due to coronavirus

The National Basketball Association is considering prohibiting fans to attend league games due to spread and severity of the coronavirus.

Memphis Tigers women win first round AAC tournament game

In college hoops, the Women’s American Athletic Conference Tournament is underway in Connecticut.

Grizzlies winning streak ends at Dallas

The Memphis Grizzlies have been terrorizing the NBA lately with back to back 39 point wins on the road but, can they keep it up against the team that’s rated #1 in offensive efficiency in the league?

All-Memphis final set for boys division-2 state high school tournament

Boys action in Tennessee Division-2 Class-A High School State Tournament at Nashville. Lausanne gets 15 points, rebounds and six blocked shots the state’s number one recruit Moussa Cisse to upend defending state champion Webb in overtime 63-55.

SEC Women’s Tournament Thursday game results

At the Women’s SEC Tournament in Greenville, South Carolina fifth seed Arkansas blasts Auburn 90-66.

Tigers win final home game of regular season

There is so much on the line for the Memphis Tigers in their final home game Wednesday night against Wichita State at the FedEx Forum.

NCAA not done looking into Tigers/Wiseman situation

It’s usually never good when you see the NCAA snooping around your campus. The University of Memphis is hoping that’s not the case this time as the governing body for college athletics looks to put a bow on its investigation of top recruit James Wisman’s time with the Tigers.

Tigers Achiuwa is Dr. J award finalist

Memphis Tigers 5-Star forward Precious Achiuwa, is one of five finalists for the Julius Erving Small Forward of the Year Award.

Z-Bo returns to FedEx Forum with the Big 3

Former Memphis Grizzlies star Zach Randolph will wear the headband and get on the block signing with the Big 3 league.

Grizzlies beat Nets by 39 points

The Memphis Grizzlies with a chance to get back to the .500 mark on the season, stay on the road at the Brooklyn Nets.

IARP to decide Memphis Tigers fate

There is no word on how long the IARP will take to deliberate the Tigers case, or what extra punishment the U of M might receive.

  Tim Howard coming out of retirement to play for Memphis 901 FC

Memphis 901 FC principal owner Peter Freund and team president Craig Unger announced Wednesday Howard has signed to play in the 2020 USL Championship season pending league and federation approval.

Tigers’ Goodman adds to his national baseball honors

emphis Tigers catcher Hunter Goodman has two more national awards to go with his National Player of the Week honor by D-1 Baseball.

Tennessee upsets Kentucky in Lexington

Over in Lexington, the polls say the 6th ranked Kentucky should have its way with 16-13 Tennessee, but that's rarely the way it goes in this series..UT has won half of the last 14 meetings.Yves Pons comes up big for the Vols late with several putbacks around the basket.John Fulkerson adds a caree

South Carolina stops Mississippi State Bulldogs

Super Tuesday means super matchups on the Southeastern Conference Hardwood Tuesday night, like Mississippi State at South Carolina.

Tigers’ Griggs breaks AAC single season 3-point record

Tiger freshman Madison Griggs’ big week earns her a spot on the American Athletic Conference Honor Roll.

Tigers Jefferies officially out for the year

What was feared, is now a reality for one of the University of Memphis’ top basketball players.

  Community pays tribute to Kobe Bryant at jamboree, Lakers game

Saturday, basketball players from all over the Mid-South took part in a honorary Jamboree to pay tribute to the NBA great and his daughter.

Former Tigers RB Patrick Taylor, Jr. shines at NFL combine

The NFL combine continues workouts as two Memphis Tigers try to impress teams.

AutoZone Liberty Bowl tabs latest Distinguished Citizen Award winner

It’s always time to talk football here in the Mid-South, and the AutoZone Liberty Bowl announces Peyton Manning as the winner of its Distinguished Citizen Award.

Is that the Hustle out there playing as the Grizzlies?

You won’t have to blink if you look at Memphis Grizzlies and think you’re watching the Memphis Hustle play for the next couple of weeks.

901 FC prepares for return to Bluff City pitch

We are one week out before the start of year two for Memphis 901 FC.

Former Tiger Gibson shines at NFL combine

The NFL combine is underway in Indianapolis, and a Memphis Tiger figures prominently in day one of the on-field festivities. NFL scouts all over Lucas Oil Stadium to watch the best college talent available for the June draft.

Peyton Manning to receive ‘Distinguished Citizen Award’ from AutoZone Liberty Bowl

AutoZone Liberty Bowl has announced that Peyton Manning will receive its Distinguished Citizen Award this summer.

Another injured Grizzly, this time it’s Brandon Clarke

In pro hoops, when the injury bug bites, it bites hard on the Memphis Grizzlies.

Memphis Tiger baseball wins four in a row

The Memphis Tigers win their fourth straight, taking out Central Arkansas 8-5.

Rebels battle but fall at #15 Auburn

On the SEC hardwood Tuesday, the Ole Miss Rebels were looking for revenge. But, the Rebels had to go to 15th ranked Auburn to get it.

Tigers turnover leads to loss at SMU

Remember when the Memphis Tigers turned it over just eight times to beat 22nd ranked Houston Saturday? No such luck Tuesday night at SMU.

Ole Miss Baseball gets some national attention

It’s a big week at the ballot box for the Ole Miss Baseball Team. The 15th ranked Rebels got two players voted Best on the Diamond in their league, and in the nation!

Ryan Newman conscious after Daytona 500 crash

Here’s an update on Ryan Newman, who was seriously injured in a fiery crash at the end of the Daytona 500.

Tigers Basketball facing criticism head on

While Penny Hardaway is on the prowl for more talent for the Tigers, his current team is taking hits for a three-game losing streak.

Memphis Tigers 2020 football schedule announced

Go Tigers Go!

Two Super Bowl LIV champs from Mississippi honored by the state senate

Two local Super Bowl LIV champions were honored Tuesday by the Mississippi Senate.

Grizzlies shine in NBA Rising Stars Challenge

The NBA Rising Stars Challenge features a trio of Memphis Grizzlies taking center stage in the Rookie Sophomore All-Star Game.

Lillard’s injury in Memphis takes him out of All-Star game

The Blazers' Damian Lillard will miss this weekend’s NBA All-Star Game.

The story behind Ja Morant’s “joggles”

Are we going to see a new fashion statement at FedExForum when the Memphis Grizzlies return home after the NBA All-Star break?

Tigers battle Bearcats to overtime but fall 92-86

The Memphis Tigers Basketball team has been gut-punched by injuries and a pre-season All American turning pro in the middle of the season.

  Penny Hardaway named PRSA’s Communicator of the Year

Memphis Head Basketball Coach Penny Hardaway received a special honor Thursday.

Grizzlies beat Blazers to go 2 over .500 at All Star Break

If you’ve been hoping for a quick return of NBA Playoff fever to FedExForum, you found it Wednesday night with the Memphis Grizzlies in a legitimate race for the post season way ahead of schedule.

Tiger women’s basketball gets big win on road

The Memphis Tiger women won on the road at Wichita State Wednesday 69-60.

Hustle hit heavy G League All-Star haul

The Hustle is the only team in the G-League west with 4 players to make the mid-season All-Star team.