College Football

Memphis Tigers ready for Temple Owls

Everyone knows that one imperfection on the Memphis Tigers regular-season schedule from last year is going to be top of mind Saturday morning.

Tigers wide receiver Damonte Coxie opts out of season for NFL

U of M quarterback, Brady White, named Maxwell Award National Player of the Week

Memphis quarterback Brady White named Walter Camp National Offensive Player of the Week

  Increased number of Tiger’s fans witness largest comeback in program history

Tigers ready to see everything against UCF

  Saturday Tigers game sold out, what changes to expect

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  University of Memphis prepares to welcome expanded crowd at Liberty Bowl for football game Vs UCF

  Memphis vs. UCF game sold out with increased capacity

Tigers football looks for execution against UCF Saturday

Ole Miss football dealing with new coronavirus outbreak

Memphis Tigers football preparing for AAC rival UCF

Florida Gators suspend practive due to COVID-19

Vandy-Mizzou due postponed due to COVID-19

The first SEC football game of the season to be postponed by COVID-19 will be the Vanderbilt-Missouri game.

Tigers preparing for lighting fast offense from UCF

There’s a couple of words that comes to mind when Ryan Silverfield thinks of the UCF. One is offense, the other is speed. He said it three times during his game-week news conference Monday.

First SEC football game postponed due to COVID-19

The first Southeastern Conference football game for the 2020 season has been postponed due to COVID-19.

  Memphis Athletics creates group to tackle diversity and social justice issues

Memphis athletics creates UMADE. Group to tackle diversity and social justice issues.

UofM now selling single-game football tickets for remaining home games

Tigers get introspective during bye week

Ole Miss tries to catch up to Alabama Saturday

Several SEC games moved due to Hurricane Delta

SCHD to allow more fans at Tiger games

Ole Miss quarterback earns Great 8 Award

Pupil not counting on teacher to ease up at Vaught Hemingway

In the SEC, the Alabama coaching tree spreads far and wide, and Lane Kiffin will get his chance this weekend to try and snap Nick Saban’s unbeaten streak against his former assistants.

Memphis Tigers football player Brady White is a Campbell Trophy semifinalist

When Memphis plays at Southern Methodist University Saturday, the Tigers will have one of the smartest players on the field.

Memphis defense improving after long COVID-19 layoff

Literally, what did you expect after almost a month without a game?

  Tigers-SMU renew instant college football classic Saturday

The plan is for the 24th ranked Memphis Tigers to jet set to Dallas Friday to play their new conference opener against SMU.

  Ole Miss football games adjust amid pandemic

Ole Miss got to kick off the SEC season at home last Saturday with fans cheering from the stands. But what is it like to attend a game during a pandemic?

Miss. State’s Costello named National Quarterback of the Week

Mississippi State’s K.J. Costello is the Davey O’Brien National Quarterback of the Week following his record-setting debut for the Bulldogs.

Tigers football back on the field ahead of AAC game at SMU

It’s been almost a month since the coronavirus sidelined the team due to positive tests and contact tracing.

  Memphis announces rescheduled football game against Houston

The Tigers were originally scheduled to take on the Cougars Sept. 19 but a coronavirus outbreak on the team forced the game to be postponed.

Rebels to rock the throwbacks vs Gators

Ole Miss will be rocking the powder blue jerseys for the first time in more than 20 years.

Pruitt gets extension ready to run for Tennessee

With a fat new contract extension and a long-awaited. Pre-season national ranking in hand, University of Tennessee Football Coach Jeremy Pruitt heads into 2020 with plenty of enthusiasm and a strong running game to boot.

  Ole Miss opens football season with gameday guidelines

Ole Miss is getting ready for their season opener tomorrow as Florida comes to Oxford for the kick-off of SEC Football.

Bulldogs name starting quarterback

One of the last quarterback battles in the SEC is finally settled with new Mississippi State Head Coach Mike Leach naming his starter.

COVID-19 postpones Arkansas State vs Tulsa

COVID-19 is not finished wreaking havoc with the college football schedule.

Brady White says COVID-19 won’t stop Tigers

University of Memphis Quarterback Brady White says he’s not worried about if and when the Tigers ever take the field again.

Bama leads the media pre-season all SEC selections

Alabama surpasses all its Southeastern Conference colleagues with 10 players selected First Team All-SEC by the media.

Ole Miss quarterbacks still fighting for top spot

The Southeastern Conference opens its COVID-19 delayed season with several marquee matchups, including Florida coming to Oxford to play Ole Miss.

PAC-12 to vote on return to play

Several media outlets, including Sports Illustrated, are reporting the PAC12 will meet Thursday to decide whether to jump into the fray of this college football season.

Leg injury vs Arkansas State puts Tigers back on shelf for now

University of Memphis Backup Running Back Cam Fleming is out for the foreseeable future due to a leg injury suffered in the team’s opener vs Arkansas State.

COVID-19 taking toll on Tiger football

Tigers head coach Ryan Silverfield won’t say how many players are sidelined because of the coronavirus, but it’s enough to cause the team to adjust their practice schedules.

‘I believe': Deion Sanders spreads positivity at introduction as JSU head coach

Jackson State University is introducing NFL Hall of Famer Deion Sanders as their new head football coach Monday morning.

  Memphis cancels upcoming game at UTSA, adds SFA to schedule

The Tigers' first away game at University of Texas at San Antonio has been canceled due to a coronavirus outbreak within the Memphis football program.

Reports: Deion Sanders could be next Jackson State Football coach

Is he coming? Or is he not? Conflicting, but exciting reports out of Jackson, Mississippi saying NFL Hall of Famer and TV Personality Deion Sanders could become the next head football at Jackson State University.

  Ole Miss unveil new powder blue uniforms ahead of season opener

Rebels will debut their new digs in their 2020 season opener, September 26th at home against No. 5 Florida.

U of M disputes number of positive COVID-19 cases on football team

The Shelby County Health Department confirms there are now 46 active COVID-19 cases among the Tigers' athletic programs.

  Shelby County Health Dept. confirms 46 COVID-19 cases within UofM’s athletics programs

The cases represent two separate clusters.

Tigers linebacker Tim Hart opts out

On another note, Tigers Linebacker Tim Hart announcing Monday he won’t play the rest of this year.

Dykes celebrates return to field with AAC Honor Roll

Tigers Tight End Sean Dykes earns his first spot on the AAC Honor Roll after catching 10 of Brady White’s passes for 137 yards and two touchdowns.

Brady White named AAC Offensive Player of the Week

Despite all the COVID-19 consternations, the Tigers are ranked 15th in the nation in the latest coaches poll, and 16th in the A.P.

  Tigers' Coach Silverfield addresses COVID-19 outbreak that sidelined football program

Last week, the University of Memphis suspended all football activities because of the outbreak. Contact tracing continues and a “significant number” of people are in quarantine, according to the Tigers athletics department.

WMC and UofM team up to broadcast games for ESPN streaming service

WMC Action News 5 is teaming up with the University of Memphis athletics department to produce games for the new American Athletic Conference national television agreement with ESPN.

  Memphis vs. Houston game postponed after COVID-19 outbreak

The Memphis Tigers Sept. 18 game against the Houston Cougars is postponed after a COVID-19 outbreak connected to the Tigers football program.

  Friday Football Fever: Week 4 match-ups and scores

It’s week 4 of Friday Football Fever, the most exciting night of high school sports!

  COVID-19 sidelines U of M football program

After multiple confirmed cases of COVID-19, the University of Memphis has suspended all football activities.

Recruiting doesn’t stop while Tigers batte COVID-19 outbreak

While the Memphis Tigers are dealing with a COVID-19 outbreak that could cost them next week’s conference opener against Houston, the U of M is still wheeling and dealing on the recruiting trail.

  Southern Heritage Classic weekend arrives with no rivalry, family events due to COVID-19

Typically, during a weekend in Mid-September, Tiger Lane would be filled with thousands of people tailgating for the Southern Heritage Classic. But not this year.

  Memphis-Houston game uncertain after number of people connected to football program test positive for COVID-19

According to the university’s athletic’s department, a number of people connected to the football program tested positive for COVID-19.

Tigers look inward during open date

The goal for Memphis Tiger Football this week, with its first bye of the season, is to focus on itself.

Tiger return to ‘Turnover Belt’

Adam Fuller, who left the Tigers with Mike Norvell for Florida State, opted not to use the gimmick, but Coach Mac says he has good reason to bring it back.

Ole Miss battling COVID-19 as Florida opener nears

Two and a half weeks. That’s all the Ole Miss Rebels have to get ready for their season opener against one of the top teams in the country when 8th ranked Florida comes to Oxford for the kickoff of SEC Football.

Tigers’ Oliver makes gameching interception against A-State

Talk about your first game jitters. That’s exactly what Memphis Tigers Defensive Back Salvonta Oliver had in the U of M’s first game of the season against Arkansas State Saturday night at the Liberty Bowl.

  Memphis Tigers return to AutoZone Liberty Bowl for season opener

The University of Memphis football team kicked off an unprecedented season in the era of the COVID-19 pandemic. And game day looked a lot different.

  Memphis Tigers football returns with safety changes

To keep things orderly, there have been several adjustments to how fans enter the stadium.

Miss. colleges team up for ‘Stronger Together’ campaign

Mississippi’s college athletic programs are making an effort to stay united.

Former Tiger star kicker has new NFL address

Former Memphis Tiger Stephen Gostkowski will now kick for the Tennessee Titans.

U of M punter earns spot on prestigious watch list

The Memphis Tigers, once again, are being heralded for their special teams performers.

Tigers quarterback ready for new season kicking off at Liberty Bowl

The kickoff clock is winding down to t-minus one day until the opener of college football here in the Mid-South when the Memphis Tigers host Arkansas State at the Liberty Bowl.

Rodriguez Clark ready for new role with Tigers

The Memphis Tigers kick off their season with a new feature back against Arkansas State Saturday at the Liberty Bowl.

Arkansas State will hit Tigers with 2 QB attack

Arkansas State comes to the Liberty Bowl this weekend with a potent offense of its own... The Red Wolves head across the River ranked second Pre-Season in the Western Division of the Sun Belt Conference.. Plus, A-State features a 2 pronged attack at Quarterback..Logan Bonner, and Lane Hatcher.

U of M football looking to improve despite Gainwell opt-out

The Memphis Tigers kick off the season this Saturday night with a home contest against Mid-South rival Arkansas State.

Next man up: Gainwell opts out, Clark gets his shot

Memphis RB Kenny Gainwell opts out of college football season

  Ole Miss football team walks out of practice, protesting police brutality

Friday, football players at the University of Mississippi walked out of practice in honor of Jacob Blake.

Date changes for University of Memphis Football

Schedule changes for the Tiger Football team

Tiger Football discusses civic unrest

On the college level, the events of the past week are not lost on the Memphis Tigers Football team.

  Ole Miss football team protests police brutality in front of Confederate monument

The team, joined by Head Coach Lane Kiffin, marched to the town square chanting “no justice, no peace.”

  ESPN set to air Memphis Tigers football season opener Sept. 5

ESPN will broadcast the season opener against Arkansas State Sept. 5 at 7 p.m.

Tigers’ Gainwell named AP Second Team All-American

With Football still On in the AAC, the whole nation is poised to watch Memphis Running Back Kenny Gainwell have another big year.

AP pre-season poll snubs Tigers

Nine. Count them. Nine teams from conferences that won’t even play college football this fall, the Big 10 and PAC 12, are ranked above the Memphis Tigers in the Associated Press Pre-Season Top 25.

  Memphis football releases 2020 game day information

The Tigers Athletic Department has created a new fan information page with details on parking, ticketing, tailgating, premium areas and more.