College Football

Expert projects Memphis to make Cotton Bowl

Memphis Tigers basketball isn’t the only program gaining some national attention.

  University of Memphis athletic director steps down

Former Tiger signs deal with Cowboys

  Pollard’s path to NFL a testament to hard work

Dallas Cowboys draft Memphis RB Tony Pollard in 4th round

Titans draft Mississippi receiver A.J. Brown in 2nd round

Green Bay picks OL Elgton Jenkins of Mississippi St

Continued Coverage

  Plethora of talent still on board for Day 2 of NFL Draft

  3 Bulldogs taken in first round of NFL Draft

Autozone Liberty Bowl names new president

  University of Memphis Tigers play Friday Night Stripes game

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

Chad Kelly pleads guilty to trespassing

2012 Heisman winner Johnny Manziel joins Memphis Express

Heisman-winning former Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel has been signed by the Alliance of American Football and will join the Memphis Express.

Norvell preps Tigers for spring football practice

Memphis basketball is set to begin the American Conference Tournament at FedExForum, but football is also in the air for the University of Memphis with spring practice opening this weekend.

Former Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons tears ACL

The potential top-15 NFL Draft pick is believed to have torn his ACL

Ole Miss football reportedly vacates 33 wins

Ole Miss is vacating many of its football wins between 2010 and 2016, according to reports.

Memphis reveals 2019 football schedule

  Mid-South players net scholarships on National Signing Day

  MUS dual sport star Maurice Hampton signs with LSU

Memphis signs head coach Norvell to contract extension

Mississippi State DT Jeffery Simmons not invited to NFL Combine; NFL citing past transgressions

Archie Manning honored as Walter Camp Distinguished American

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  Bookstore employees on edge after armed robberies
  Man critically injured in North Memphis shooting
  WMC in New York for 2019 NBA Draft

Arkansas RB McFadden selected to College Football Hall of Fame

Legendary Arkansas Running Back Darren McFadden is headed to the College Football Hall of Fame.

  Ole Miss legend selected to College Football Hall of Fame

Former Ole Miss All-American linebacker Patrick Willis is headed to the College Football Hall of Fame.

Tigers hire former Texas Tech coach as offensive coordinator

Memphis head coach Mike Norvell has his next offensive mind to join him on the sidelines next year.

Tigers begin search for assistant coaches

More staff changes are in the works at the University of Memphis.

Iowa rallies past No. 18 Mississippi State in Outback Bowl

Bulldogs finish season 8-5

Mississippi hires Rich Rodriguez as offensive coordinator

Former head coach at West Virginia, Michigan, & Arizona

Old rivals ready to do battle in Liberty Bowl

The clock is ticking toward Kickoff of the 60th annual AutoZone Liberty Bowl between the Missouri Tigers and the Cowboys of Oklahoma State.

  Liberty Bowl brings expected $25M boost to Memphis economy

The teams are in town, fans are arriving, and Liberty Bowl week is officially underway.

Memphis falls to Wake Forest 37-34 in 2018 Birmingham Bowl

It’s game day for Memphis football!

  Tigers TE Joey Magnifico serves as role model for former Le Bonheur patient

The holiday season at the Harrington household is extra special this year as 12-year-old Andrew and his family get ready to head to the Birmingham Bowl to watch the family’s favorite college football player, Memphis Tigers tight end Joey Magnifico play against Wake Forest.

  Memphis Tigers wrap up final practice before Birmingham Bowl

There are less than 48 hours to go before the Memphis Tigers face Wake Forest in the Birmingham Bowl.

Lausanne RB Eric Gray signs with University of Tennessee

Lausanne Collegiate School 4-star running back Eric Gray is headed to the University of Tennessee.

  UofM prepares for upcoming Birmingham Bowl against Wake Forest

The Memphis Tigers are focused on winning the Birmingham Bowl, practicing hard to face Wake Forest on Saturday.

Horn Lake’s Nakobe Dean, nation’s top ILB, signs with UGA

The nation’s top ranked inside linebacker is now a Georgia Bulldog. Nakobe Dean, the 2018 MS Gatorade Player of the Year, chose the Bulldogs over Ole Miss, LSU and Alabama during the early national signing period on Wednesday.

  Five Whitehaven football players sign to Division I schools

Whitehaven High School football’s reputation as a pipeline for top college football programs is strong after another successful national signing day. Five Tigers signed to Division I schools during the early national signing period on Wednesday.

  Tigers leave Memphis for Saturday’s Birmingham Bowl

The Memphis Tigers had their final practice Tuesday morning at the Murphy Athletic Complex before loading up for the three-hour bus trip to Birmingham.

Memphis RB Darrell Henderson will enter NFL Draft

Memphis running back Darrell Henderson will enter the NFL Draft.

‘Stop speculating’: Coach Mike Norvell tweets commitment to U of M

Most of the talk around Tiger Nation is centered on who's going, and who may be staying among the Tigers coaches and players.

Ole Miss names Mike MacIntyre defensive coordinator

Mike MacIntyre, a two-time national coach of the year and coaching veteran with nearly three decades of experience, has been named Ole Miss’ defensive coordinator.

Memphis RB named AP first team All-American

Memphis running back Darrell Henderson had a prolific 2018 season for the Tigers, and is being rewarded as such.

  Kenny Dillingham to become Auburn offensive coordinator

U of M offensive coordinator Kenny Dillingham is leaving Memphis to become the quarterback coach and offensive coordinator for Auburn University.

  Norvell addresses Kansas State coaching rumors

The Memphis Tigers hit the practice field for their first workout for the upcoming Birmingham Bowl with rumors swirling around the U of M Coaching Staff, mainly about head coach Mike Norvell.

Mizzou to face old rival Oklahoma State at AutoZone Liberty Bowl

Old rivals will meet again on December 31.

Ole Miss football great Marvin Terrell passes away

Ole Miss has lost a football legend with the passing of Marvin Terrell, 80, who passed away Saturday, Dec. 1, at St. Dominic-Jackson Memorial Hospital, in Jackson, Mississippi.

Mississippi State to play Iowa in Outback Bowl

Mississippi State will be playing in a bowl game for a 9th straight season, a program record, in their first season under head coach Joe Moorhead. Iowa finished in a tie for 2nd in the Big Ten West Division.

Memphis Tigers to face Wake Forest in Birmingham Bowl

The Memphis Tigers football team is going bowling for a fifth straight season.

  UCF Knights end Memphis Tigers’ dream of revenge; win 56-41

Revenge was the name of the AAC Championship game for the Memphis Tigers against the undefeated UCF Knights.

  Jalen Hurts helps push Alabama past Georgia to win SEC Championship

A huge comeback victory for the Crimson Tide in SEC Championship.

Tigers battle through adversity to make AAC Championship

Despite a 1-3 conference start, the Memphis Tigers are back in the American Conference Championship.

Mississippi State’s Simmons wins Conerly Trophy

Mississippi State's Jeffery Simmons won the Conerly Trophy on Tuesday night after being an anchor in the middle of one of the nation's most dominant defenses

SEC releases statement on Egg Bowl fight

SEC Commissioner calls for Cohen & Bjork to meet with league office

Memphis Tigers come back from 4-4 to AAC Championship Game

A month ago, could you have predicted the Memphis Tigers would be playing for the American Athletic Conference Football Championship? If not, well, you weren't alone.

  U of M FB prepares for AAC title rematch vs. UCF

The Memphis Tigers will play the University of Central Florida Knights for the fourth time in two seasons in the American Athletic Conference championship game on Saturday.

SEC officiating under scrutiny during historic LSU, Texas A&M overtime game

As if LSU fans needed any more reason to be upset at the SEC's officiating this year.

  UofM beats Houston; becomes AAC West Division Champions for 2nd year

Memphis and Houston met at the Liberty Bowl on Friday.

  Ole Miss football team buys Thanksgiving groceries for families

The Ole Miss football team is giving back to families in need for Thanksgiving.

Henderson named a finalist for Doak Walker Award

University of Memphis Running Back Darrell Henderson is a finalist for the Doak Walker Award, signifying the nation’s top collegiate back.

Taylor runs Memphis past SMU in 28-18 win

Patrick Taylor Jr., ran for 111 yards and two touchdowns and Memphis beat SMU 28-18 on Friday night.

Vandy keeps bowl hopes alive, edging Ole Miss 36-29 in OT

Kyle Shurmur hit Kalija Lipscomb with a 5-yard touchdown pass in overtime, and the Vanderbilt Commodores edged Mississippi 36-29 to keep their bowl hopes alive for another week

Missouri trounces Tennessee 50-17 for third straight win

Lock, Rountree help Missouri trounce Tennessee 50-17 for third straight victory

Fitzgerald leads No. 25 Mississippi State past Arkansas 52-6

Fitzgerald throws for 4 TDs, runs for another to lead No. 25 Mississippi State past Arkansas 52-6

Tigers receive help in quest to reach AAC West crown

For the University of Memphis Football Team to have a chance of returning to the American Athletic Conference Championship Game, the Tigers need help from the Houston Cougars.

Tigers’ Henderson up for Doak/Walter Camp Awards

Memphis Tigers running back Darrell Henderson is named a semifinalist for the Doak Walker Award.

  Henderson leads Memphis to 47-21, bowl-eligible victory

Darrell Henderson rushed for 166 yards, going over 3,000 for his career, and two touchdowns and Memphis became bowl-eligible for a school-record fifth straight season with a 47-21 victory over Tulsa on Saturday.

Fitzgerald throws 4 TDs, Mississippi St beats La Tech 45-3

Nick Fitzgerald threw for 243 yards and four touchdowns to lead No. 21 Mississippi State over Louisiana Tech 45-3

Tennessee bowl hopes alive with 14-3 win over Charlotte

Marquez Callaway returned a punt for a touchdown and Tennessee's defense nearly pitched a shutout as the Vols defeated Charlotte 14-3 in their final nonconference game of the season

Bentley rallies South Carolina past Ole Miss 48-44

Jake Bentley passed for two touchdowns and scored the game-winning touchdown on a 4-yard run with 5:50 left to lift South Carolina to a 48-44 comeback win over Mississippi

Henderson scores twice in 4th, Memphis tops E Carolina 56-41

Darrell Henderson rushed for a pair of fourth-quarter touchdowns and Memphis broke away from a second-half tie to defeat East Carolina 59-41 in a game that saw nearly 1,200 yards of offense

NCAA overturns Ole Miss’ unofficial visit penalty

Appeal ends Rebels' six-year case against the NCAA.

Memphis focused on strong finish to season

Just four games remain in the regular season for the Memphis Tigers football team.

Tigers’ Henderson a semifinalist for Maxwell Award

Memphis running back Darrell Henderson is one of 20 semifinalists for the Maxwell Award which honors the college Football Player of the Year.

Norvell takes to skies for recruiting

There seems to be a renewed energy around Memphis Tiger athletics right now in the Bluff CIty.

South Carolina rallies from 12 down to beat Vols 27-24

Jake Bentley threw for 152 yards and a touchdown to rally South Carolina from 12 points down in the second half in a 27-24 victory over Tennessee on Saturday

Mississippi State upsets No. 16 Texas A&M, 28-13

Nick Fitzgerald throws for 241 yards, 2 touchdowns, runs for 2 more scores to lead Mississippi State over No. 16 Texas A&M 28-13

Vaughn’s 3 touchdowns spark Vandy past Arkansas, 45-31

Ke'Shawn Vaughn rushed for 172 yards and three touchdowns to help Vanderbilt earn its first Southeastern Conference victory of the season with a 45-31 win over Arkansas

Tigers QB still in running for Unitas Golden Arm Award

Quarterback Brady White moved on to the quarterfinal list for the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award.

Henderson ready to run for tigers

The Memphis Tigers football team heads into its open date this weekend with a much needed break from action to heal a bruised ego and some sore bodies.

Former Ole Miss QB arrested in Colorado for trespassing

Former Ole Miss quarterback Chad Kelly was arrested in Colorado.