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Tiger women’s soccer hits road for NCAA tournament

The Memphis Tiger Women’s Soccer Team is making back to back trips to the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2011.

Memphis Grizzlies waive 3 players, bringing roster to 17

Tigers’ James Wiseman up for nation’s Top Center

SEC Basketball Media Days end with TN picked 5th, Ole Miss 8th

Tiger Football looking for home field advantage vs Tulane

  22 inducted into Memphis Sports Hall of Fame

  Memphis Inner City Rubgy chairman awarded $45K

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Mets fire former Germantown baseball star Mickey Callaway

  Gridiron Girl: Aniah Echols makes history on the football field

Memphis Hustle set to host open tryouts

Memphis women’s soccer gets shutout versus SELA

Grizzlies’ Jackson rocks the block party in Frayser

  Memphis kicks off season with a win against Ole Miss

  Hanging up the Whistle: TSSAA official Wink Willoughby’s final game

A Tennessee high school football official is hanging up his whistle after a long and successful career.

Grizzlies set to let Howard go west

Multiple reports say the eight-time former All-Star and Slam Dunk Champion will sign a non-guaranteed deal with the Los Angeles Lakers, once he clears waivers after a buyout deal is completed with the Griz.

  Youth basketball league named after ‘First 48’ murder series

A Mid-South basketball coach borrowed the title from a popular television show about Memphis crime and turned it into a championship basketball league.

  City of Memphis, U of M announce fan enhancements for 2019 football season

The City of Memphis and University of Memphis rolled out the red carpet at the Liberty Bowl stadium Thursday.

  Grizzlies host garage sale at FedExForum

2 Tiger Soccer players on Hermann List

901 FC hits the road for key USL game

Tigers, Rebels open fall football camp

U of M Tigers kickoff fall football camp

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

  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.

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.

  Ja Morant signs NBA contract with Grizzlies

As the wheeling and dealing of NBA free agency zooms around the association, the Memphis Grizzlies celebrate the old fashioned way with the signing of their top draft pick.

Tiger Football adds linebacker to 2020 class

The University of Memphis Football team picking up its 13th commitment in the last 24 days.

Tiger Basketball takes on Tom Lee Park

If you think it’s going to be easy for the University of Memphis basketball team and its number one recruiting class against any and all comers this year, that could be the case.

  CBU signs first-ever rugby player

With the introduction of rugby at Christian Brothers University, one Memphis athlete is making history and breaking new ground.

  Who is Ja Morant and what can the Grizzlies expect from him?

In Morant’s own words, he's a guy with a high basketball IQ and has the ability to make the players around him better.

Bulldogs dropped into CWS losers bracket by Vandy

Mississippi State and Vanderbilt met in a College World Series winners’ bracket game at Omaha Wednesday after a rain-out on Tuesday night.

Tiger Men’s Baksetball AAC schedule set

The Memphis Tigers now know their conference opponents for the upcoming season in the American Athletic Conference.

  Memphis Grizzlies expected to pick Ja Morant in NBA Draft

Thursday night, 60 NBA Draft hopefuls will exhale a sigh of relief as they hear their names called on the Barclays Center stage in Brooklyn.

901 FC falls in US Open Cup to MLS Orlando City SC

Memphis 901 FC hosted Major League Soccer’s Orlando City SC in the fourth round of the U.S. Open Cup Wednesday night.

Grizzlies’ new head coach ready to get started

Taylor Jenkins’ route to become the latest head coach of the Memphis Grizzlies really didn’t start on the basketball path, but it ends up with him running an NBA bench from the top seat.

WGC-FedEx St. Jude Invitational adds more top players

Two more Top 10 commitments have been added to the World Golf Championships FedEx St. Jude Invitational.

WGC means economic boost to Memphis

The World Golf Championship FedEx St. Jude Invitational is expected to make a huge impact on the Bluff City.

Morant, Wiseman featured in SLAM Magazine

The newest edition of SLAM Magazine features Ja Morant and James Wiseman.

Tigers Baseball Goodman named Freshman All American

Memphis Tiger Outfielder Hunter Goodman is named a Freshman All American by Collegiate Baseball.

  Chase Cabre wins 2019 Memphis 150

Memphis International Raceway hosted the NASCAR K&N Pro Series Memphis 150 Saturday.

901 FC advances to 4th round of US Open Cup

A blind draw is set for 10 a.m. Thursday to determine which MLS team it will be and where the game is played in a couple of weeks.

Tiger Football earns Pre-Season All AAC honors

Athlon’s Magazine names 11 Tigers to its Pre-Season All American Athletic Conference list.

  Memphis Sports Hall of Fame announces inaugural class

The Memphis Sports Council announced the inaugural class of the Memphis Sports Hall of Fame on Wednesday at AutoZone Park.

  Fairley Head Coach Gene Robinson to host 7th annual football camp

Fairley High School head football coach Gene Robinson is on a mission to make sure every football player in the city of Memphis has a shot at a college scholarship.

  Memphis Tigers put together #1 recruiting class

Coach Penny Hardaway scored a verbal commitment from another five-star recruit Friday morning.

  Memphis Inner City Rugby hopes to turn vacant lot into sporting complex

Organizers with Memphis Inner City Rugby have big dreams for the vacant lot that was once Vance Middle School.

Memphis golfer in hunt to make NCAA Finals

University of Memphis Golfer Michaela Fletcher is in second place after day two of the NCAA Women’s Oklahoma Regional.

Mid-South teams have strong opening at NCAA women’s gold tourney

It was a great opening round for two Mid-South SEC teams and a Memphis Tiger in the Women’s NCAA Golf Tournament.

  Memphis mayor declares May 3rd as ‘Tony Pollard Day’

Tony Pollard will soon be leaving Memphis for Rookie Training Camp with the Dallas Cowboys.

Memphis golf team heads to NCAA Tournament

The Memphis Tigers Men’s Golf team is back in the big dance for the first time since 2016, in the Athens Regional in Georgia.

901 FC falls at Louisville City 2-1

Memphis 901 FC hit the road Tuesday in search of offense as it faced its biggest challenge of the season so far.

Tigers’ Ouellette earns AAC baseball honor roll

Memphis Tigers Senior Kyle Ouellette earns a spot on the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll.

16 Mid-South players selected in 2019 NFL Draft

The 2019 NFL Draft has officially wrapped and 16 players from the Mid-South were chosen.

Memphis’ Darrell Henderson selected by Los Angeles Rams in NFL Draft

In the third round of the 2019 NFL Draft, University of Memphis running back Darrell Henderson was chosen by the Los Angeles Rams.

  3 Bulldogs taken in first round of NFL Draft

The 2019 NFL Draft is packed with Mid-South college stars looking to make their living in The Shield, but, how many, if any, will get the call on the first night in the first round?

  The stage is set for the 2019 NFL Draft

The 2019 NFL Draft kicks off Thursday night in Nashville! There are several Mid-South athletes who could be drafted in the First Round.

NCAA tournament welcomes Ole Miss/Tiger golfers

The SEC Champion Ole Miss Women's Golf team earned a number-9 seed in the NCAA Regional at Norman Oklahoma from May 6-9.

Redbirds win opener on 13 game road trip

The Memphis Redbirds opened a 13 game road trip at Omaha, beating the Storm Chasers 7-5.

Mike Conley named finalist for NBA Cares Community Assist Award

Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley is a finalist for the NBA Cares Community Assist Award.

Memphis-area student athletes honored by NFFHOF

The Memphis chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame honored 11 high school seniors and two college seniors from the University of Memphis and Rhodes at its annual Black Tie Dinner on the Rhodes College Campus on Monday night.

Shoulder surgery deemed success for Griz’ Anderson

While the Memphis Grizzlies are busily assembling their new look front office, Forward Kyle Anderson is just trying to put his body back together.

Tiger hoops looking at Little Rock grad transfer

In college hoops, with the late national signing period in full swing, Memphis Tigers Head Coach Penny Hardaway has his eye on bevy of top high school guards.

Memphis named a finalist to host 2020 IRONMAN triathlon

Memphis has been named a finalist as a potential host for a new IRONMAN triathlon in 2020.

Memphis Grizzlies announce new VP, Senior Advisor

With the NBA Draft and Free Agency looming over the Franchise, the Memphis Grizzlies continue to shore up their front office.

Memphis Redbirds defeat San Antonio Missions 7-6

The Memphis Redbirds hosted the San Antonio Missions at AutoZone Park Wednesday night.

901 FC to play in Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup

From the court to the pitch, Memphis 901 FC will play in the most prestigious soccer tournament in the United States beginning in May.

  Wiseman ramping up efforts to recruit top prospects to Memphis

The nation’s top basketball prospect, James Wiseman, has already signed with his school of choice, The University of Memphis, but Wiseman isn’t shying away from the recruiting trail as the division one national signing period opens on Wednesday.

  East High’s Antonio Thomas signs with Bradley

East High School point guard, Antonio Thomas, made his longtime commitment to Bradley University official on Wednesday, signing his national letter of intent with the Braves.

  University of Memphis Tigers play Friday Night Stripes game

The Memphis Tigers held their annual Friday Night Stripes spring game at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium.

  Grizzlies execs explain decision to fire Coach Bickerstaff

We finally have a better idea of what exactly went down Thursday within the Memphis Grizzlies organization.

Memphis 901 FC suffers home loss to Atlanta United 2

Memphis 901 FC took to the pitch against Atlanta United 2 at AutoZone Park on Wednesday night.

  Memphis Express president says he’s ‘heartbroken’ for AAF players, coaches after league folds

The fall of the Alliance of American Football hasn't been graceful. The league and its franchises are facing backlash from businesses looking to get paid for their services.

  ‘Unfortunate situation’: Liberty Bowl official reacts to AAF ending

With the folding of the Alliance of American Football league, a third non-NFL league has come and gone from the Bluff City’s Liberty Bowl. WMC5 spoke with a Memphian who has seen them all and knows football.

Memphis Redbirds win first game of new season

The champs are back at the Park for baseball!

  Memphis Express player stuck with huge hotel bill after AAF folds

The Alliance of American Football is no more, but the unpaid bills left behind are piling up.

  Tennessee Vols prepared for NCAA Sweet 16 game against Purdue

The University of Tennessee men’s basketball team will take the court in the NCAA tournament Thursday night.

  Alliance of American Football in jeopardy of folding, majority owner says

Memphis Mayor Jim Strickland is hoping the Alliance of American Football can come up with a resolution. This comes after a majority owner says the legend could be in jeopardy, which could impact the Memphis Express.

  Memphis’ James Wiseman plays in McDonald’s All-American Game

The 42nd annual McDonald's All-American Game was held Wednesday night in Atlanta.

Memphis Grizzlies fall to Golden State Warriors 103-118

The Memphis Grizzlies fell to the Golden State Warriors 103-118 Wednesday night.