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Tigers get first basketball commitment for 2020-21

Many Memphis Tiger Basketball fans have been wondering when would the U of M get any commitments for next season. They got one Thursday, which could be the precursor of more to come.

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Moorhead fired at Mississippi State

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9th ranked Tigers host Georgia at FedExForum

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The 23rd ranked Navy Midshipmen took on the Kansas State Wildcats taking the victory with a last second field goal just minutes ago! The final score 20-17.

Liberty Bowl combatant ready to get it on

As kickoff time approaches for the 61st Annual AutoZone Liberty Bowl pitting Navy against Kansas State, the Midshipmen bring a national ranking of 23 into the game, and the nation’s best rushing quarterback in Malcolm Perry.

Tigers women’s basketball wins again

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  Navy, K-State fans fill Beale Street at parade ahead of AutoZone Liberty Bowl

It was all fun in downtown Memphis. The Beale Street Parade rolled Monday honoring the Navy Midshipmen and the Kansas State Wildcats.

  Memphis Tigers return home after Cotton Bowl

The Memphis Tigers may not have gotten the ending they were hoping for against Penn State, but they sure got a warm welcome home from fans in the Bluff City.

  Tigers coach, players on Cotton Bowl loss

Getting to the 84th annual Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic is a definite accomplishment for the University of Memphis.

  Memphis Tigers fall short in highlight-filled Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

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  U of M Athletic Director on Tigers’ first Cotton Bowl appearance

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  Battle of the Bands brings fans together

The Mighty Sound of the South took on the Big Blue band from Penn State Friday.

  Memphis, Penn State head coaches on winning Cotton Bowl trophy

The University of Memphis and Penn State will be playing for the gleaming silver Cotton Bowl trophy on Saturday.

  ESPN report: James Wiseman signs with agency, officially ending his college career

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski says sources confirm Wiseman has signed with Excel Sports after meeting with several agents.

Navy, Kansas State visit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

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  Memphis, Penn State alumni team up in Texas

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  Preparations underway at AT&T Stadium for 84th Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

It’s going to be a Tiger team takeover as all the Tigers fans head down to Arlington.

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  Tigers players return to their Texas roots ahead of Cotton Bowl

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The Navy Midshipmen and Kansas State Wildcats arrived in the Bluff City Thursday ahead of the 61st AutoZone Liberty Bowl.

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Though the Tigers football team is away from home, players say it definitely feels like Christmas in Dallas.

  Tigers, fans embraced by Cotton Bowl staff

Executive Committee Member Tommy Bain says the Cotton Bowl is excited to welcome a school like the University of Memphis to its very first New Year's Six Bowl Game experience.

  Caretaker for U of M’s Tom the Tiger travels to Texas for historic bowl game

Memphis fans from all over have descended upon the Lone Star State ahead of the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic. And that includes one of the biggest Memphis Tigers fans.

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  Memphis Tigers arrive in Texas ahead of Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

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  Road to the Goodyear Cotton Bowl Classic

The 17th ranked Memphis Tigers will square off against the 10th ranked Penn State Nittany Lions at the AT&T Stadium in Dallas, Texas. Our news team loaded up their cars with gear and left from Memphis early Sunday morning.

Precious Achiuwa talks about former teammate James Wiseman

With James Wiseman now gone, the rest of the talented U of M team is forced to come to grips with the reality that their path to glory is now that much tougher without their top player.

  Hardaway responds to Wiseman’s decision to withdraw from U of M

Tigers Head Coach Penny Hardaway says while it's a definite blow to U of M Basketball with top recruit James Wiseman leaving the program --- he was surprised, but not shocked by the freshman's decision.

Tiger Football without starting tackle for Cotton Bowl

Scottie Dill is the only key contributor ruled out for the Cotton Bowl against Penn State Dec. 28.

  James Wiseman leaves U of M in prep for NBA

James Wiseman has announced he will be leaving the University of Memphis basketball team in preparation for the NBA.

AAC catches Tennessee again as Cincinnati beats No. 21 Vols

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Tiger Football starts early signing period strong

The Tigers signed 14 players on the first day of the early national signing period.

U of M offering additional student Cotton Bowl tickets for free

Because of a high demand, the University is releasing more student tickets.

Tiger basketball keeps climbing in AP Poll

The Memphis Tigers get a bump up in the AP Poll thanks to their win at Tennessee Saturday 51-47.

Ole Miss outlasts Georgia Southern in overtime

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Man who bet on Burrow to win Heisman gives back to LSU superfan

LSU fan Matt Porter won big Saturday night when Joe Burrow won the Heisman trophy. Now Porter will be donating some of his winnings to a worthy cause.

LSU QB Joe Burrow wins Heisman Trophy in historic fashion

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“This is a partnership here coming together today that I believe takes Ole Miss to the national level,” said Kiffin. “I’ve said before there’s football, and then there’s the SEC.”