Friday Football Fever: Week 1 match-ups and scores

It’s an exciting night in high school sports. Football returns to the Mid-South!

  Kroger partners with U of M for football game to benefit Mid-South Food Bank

Lakers eyeing Howard to fill center spot

Tigers using icy shipping containers to beat heat during practice

20th-ranked Tigers women’s soccer prepares for Thursday opener

Redbirds beat first place Round Rock

  Memorial service plans made for Wendy Anderson

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Memphis Grizzlies announce 2019 Regional Caravan Tour

Grizzlies Night at AutoZone Park to feature 95 cent tickets, Ja Morant

Memphis 901 FC hosts contest for fan to carry out pregame guitar smash

Olive Branch star includes Memphis on top 5 schools list

Ark. State head coach takes leave to be with sick wife

  Ja Morant gives kids back-to-school shopping spree

  Grizzlies host garage sale at FedExForum

Friday was Black Friday for Memphis Grizzlies fans.

Founder of ‘Kang Rhee Institute’ dies

Karate Master Kang Rhee has died, according to sources.

Recent Redbirds help Cardinals beat Royals

On the diamond, the St. Louis Cardinals continued their interleague series at Kansas City on Wednesday.

Another top recruit set to hoop in Memphis

Moussa Cisse announced on Twitter he is transferring to Lausanne Collegiate School in Memphis.

Tigers win big in first Bahamas game

  UofM introduces new athletic director Laird Veatch

One Redbird win PCL award, while another gets call to majors

Visa problems keep Achiuwa from Bahamas trip with Tigers

Tigers work through heat during brutal morning practice

Memphis Grizzlies tip off 2019-20 season in October

  University of Memphis names new athletic director

The University of Memphis named their new permanent athletic director.

Memphis QB McBride to transfer

Memphis Tigers backup quarterback Brady McBride has entered his name into NCAA's transfer portal.

  Lawsuit involving ex-Tigers coach Pastner dropped

A lawsuit from former Memphis basketball head coach Josh Pastner has been dropped.

  Former Memphis football player files lawsuit against school over dismissed rape case

Former University of Memphis football player Ernest Suttles is suing his former school after a rape case against him was dismissed.

Grizzlies preseason schedule includes pair of international opponents

Wednesday, the Memphis Grizzlies released their 2019-20 preseason schedule, which features three games at FedExForum.

  Grand slam for Memphis: Leftwich Tennis Center announces $19M expansion

According to the mayor’s office, the majority of the funding has been privately raised with $3 million coming from the City of Memphis and an additional $5 million from the university.

2 Tiger Soccer players on Hermann List

Two University of Memphis Women’s Soccer players are named to the MAC Hermann Trophy Watch List, the soccer equivalent of football’s Heisman Trophy.

901 FC hits the road for key USL game

Memphis 901 FC gets back on the pitch Saturday at the Pittsburgh Riverhounds.

Tigers, Rebels open fall football camp

The University of Memphis opens fall camp at the Murphy Athletic Complex with a target squarely on its back.

Grizzlies’ Clarke makes appearance at summer camp

A surprise visitor showed up at Memphis Grizzlies Summer Youth Basketball Camp Thurday.

U of M Tigers kickoff fall football camp

The Murphy Complex was crowded Thursday as media members gathered around players and coaches ready to hear their plans for the upcoming season.

Carpenter, Ozuna lead Redbirds to another win

The Memphis Redbirds welcomed St. Louis Cardinals All Star Matt Carpenter back on a rehab assignment to AutoZone Park this week.

Jackson Jr. added to USA basketball select roster

More notoriety is in store for Memphis Grizzlies 2nd-year forward Jeran Jackson, Jr. Thursday, JJJ was named to the USA Select team roster.

Tigers receive votes, miss out on preseason coaches top 25

The USA Today preseason coaches football poll is out.

Rebels working toward opener with Memphis

Kickoff for the Tigers and Rebels is 11 a.m. Saturday, August 31 at the Liberty Bowl.

Grizzlies bringing back classic Vancouver look

The Grizzlies are bringing back a classic Vancouver-era look to the floor this season at FedExForum.

Memphis Redbirds announce game day backpack giveaway

This weekends Memphis Redbirds game has a special back to school gift in store for children.

Wine, beer to be sold at Razorback games

People have been able to get alcoholic beverages at the stadium since 2014, but only in suites and private club areas.

Phase 1 of U of M athletic training facility completed

Turner Construction Company announced Thursday that it has completed the $10.6 million expansion and renovation of the University of Memphis’ athletic training facility.

Redbirds win 9th game out of 12

With St. Louis Cardinals star Marcell Ozuna down in Triple-A on an injury rehab stint, the Redbirds get their second win in a row, taking down Albuquerque on Wednesday night at AutoZone Park, 7-6.

Grizzlies may look to Notre Dame for coaching help

New Memphis Grizzlies Head Coach Taylor Jenkins could be making an interesting choice as he looks to add to his staff.

Memphis 901 FC making moves up USL standings

With all the excitement pumping through town about Memphis’ latest foray into professional soccer, no one gave much thought to 901 FC, an expansion team, having a possibility of making the Playoffs in its first season in the United Soccer League’s Championship Division.

Redbirds open homestand with win

The Memphis Redbirds are back at AutoZone Park for a 7-game homestand.

Grizzlies sign EuroLeague star Guduric

The Memphis Grizzlies added a long-range shooter to the mix.

Goldschmidt hits 7th homer in 8 games, Cardinals beat Cubs 2-1

St. Louis is back in sole possession of the NL Central lead.

Sports betting in Mississippi nears first-year anniversary

Coast casino executives say sports gaming has been a home run for the industry in Mississippi.

  WWE’s R-Truth, Carmella discuss favorite Memphis spots, 24/7 Championship

Ahead of Tuesday night’s SmackDown Live, WWE superstars Carmella and R-Truth stopped by WMC Action News 5 to discuss their show, Truth’s beloved lost championship, and their favorite Memphis spots.

Former Ole Miss star sets American pole vault record

The Oxford, Mississippi, native set the American record with a vault of 19 feet, 10 and half inches at the USA Track and Field Championships on Saturday.

  2020 World Golf Championship FedEx-St. Jude Invitational to happen over July 4th weekend

It will take up to two months to break down the hospitality tents and remove everything that went into putting together the tournament but organizers are already excited for next year.

World’s no. 1 golfer wins inaugural WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

The final round of the WGC-FedEx St. Jude invitational at the TPC Southwind was a shootout of the best of the best.

  WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational wraps, Koepka takes all

Sunday wrapped up a pristine weekend at TPC Southwind with great crowds, great weather and two of the top three golfers in the world battling out in the final group of the first World Golf Championships event in Memphis.

Showdown of titans set for Sunday in WGC-FESJI final round

Seersucker Sunday is the place to be in Memphis. We’ll have all the highlights on WMC Action News 5.

901 FC gets first shutout victory at Autozone Park

901 FC took on the Ottawa Fury Downtown at AutoZone Park Saturday night.

  Fans enjoy Memphis BBQ at WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational

The World Golf Championships FedEx St. Jude Invitational is bringing The Rendezvous, Central BBQ, Hog Wild, and the Commissary right to the tournament goers this year at TPC Southwind.

Pros grind it out at WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational in Round 2

The World Golf Championships is just as big as advertised and it brings more than just great golf to the Bluff City.

  Golfers donate money to St. Jude for every birdie, eagle they shoot

Every shot, every putt at the FedEx St Jude Invitational comes with high stress.But for Justin Thomas and Jon Rahm, these shots aren’t just for themselves. They’ve pledged to donate $1,000 per birdie and $5,000 for every eagle they shoot out of their own pockets to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

Jon Rahm leads after first round of WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational

A fantastic day on the course Thursday for the top tournament ever to play in Memphis. The World Golf Championships-FedEx St. Jude Invitational opens its inaugural round in the Bluff City with just about all the heavy hitters on the planet.

Redbirds close out homestand with win over Baby Cakes

The Memphis Redbirds beat New Orleans 3-1 Thursday at AutoZone Park.

Cardinals pound Pittsburgh again

The St. Louis Cardinals close out their series at Pittsburgh with another victory.

University of Memphis receives $13M donation

The University of Memphis announced a $13 million commitment that will help support athletics.

Another big inning powers Cardinals past Pittsburgh

While it wasn’t as big as the 10-run frame the Cardinals put up on Tuesday night, Wednesday’s second inning proved to be just as lethal.

World’s top golfers hit links in Memphis

The WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational runs through Sunday at the TPC at Southwind.

  Everything you need to know ahead of WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational

The World Golf Championship FedEx St. Jude Invitational is officially here.

  FedEx Cares donates $50K to St. Jude after special putt

FedEx was instrumental in securing the World Golf Championships FedEx St. Jude Invitational for Memphis. The company is also changing the world, and lives at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

  Sports, Hollywood collide at the Danny Thomas Celebrity-AM

The inaugural Danny Thomas Celebrity-AM used star power and golf to help support St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

2 Tigers added to national preseason honors list

Two Tigers previously named to national watch lists added more to their resume.

Matthew Wolff looking to learn in Memphis

Matthew Wolff is already one of the hottest golfers on the PGA Tour, and he’s just getting started. The 20-year old just turned pro this year and won in only his third PGA start at the 3M Open in early July.

Justin Thomas ready to ‘eat up’ course in Memphis

Justin Thomas, the 9th ranked golfer in the world, is one of 45 of the top 50 golfers in this week’s World Golf Championship FedEx St. Jude Invitational.

British Open champ pulls out of WGC in Memphis

The show will go on without defending British Open champion Shane Lowry in Memphis this week.

  Top golfers tee up smiles at St. Jude

Tuesday, some of the world's top golfers took time out of their preparation for the tournament to visit the children at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.

  WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational to feature food trucks

With the best golfers on the planet competing in Memphis this week, tournament director Darrell Smith and his team are enhancing the fan experience.

Redbirds go home after winning road trip

The last win was an emphatic 13-2 shellacking thanks in large part to the play of Adolis Garcia.

Cardinals get big extra inning victory at Pittsburgh

Former Memphis Redbird Matt Weiters starting at catcher for Yadier Molina.

Tigers DB makes national preseason watch list

T.J. Carter made the preseason watch list for the Jim Thorpe Award, given annually to the nation’s most outstanding defensive back.

Players on course in Memphis for WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational

The tournament is a who’s who of golf with 46 of the world’s top 50 players descending on the Bluff City for a full four days.

  ‘The Pit’ brings Memphis BBQ to TPC Southwind

One of the newest additions is called The Pit, featuring some of the best barbecue Memphis has to offer.

  Stage set for WGC FedEx St. Jude Invitational

The stars are in Memphis, and it’s just a matter of days before the first tee off of the World Golf Championship FedEx St Jude Invitational.

  Tournament to bring award-winning chefs to Memphis

With food being a big part of the fan experience, the World Golf Championship tournament director is bringing in two award-winning chefs to TPC Southwind.