The score was 30-14 with 2 seconds left on the clock in the first half. Matthew Wright, the kicker for UCF that had not missed all year lined up for a 44 yard FG to bring the Knights within 7. The kick was no good- and the Tigers would carry a 3 score advantage into… Read More ›
1st Quarter Report and Other Musings The Tigers finished the 1st quarter of the season with a not-so-unexpected record of 2-1. The Navy loss was a tough pill to swallow for a Tigers team that 21-9 in the 4th quarter despite a very poor showing by most parts of the offense. Quarter number 2 starts… Read More ›
If you’re not familiar with Madison Griggs, and you are a Memphis basketball fan, you will know her name very soon. The Houston High standout is 3-star rated prospect by ESPN.
I was hoping to wait until next week to write a column about how fans became Memphis fans- and why they’ve stuck with it through all the lean years. One absence from practice (cue Allen Iverson) changed all of those plans. David Moore is no longer with the Memphis football program. Simple enough, right? Coach… Read More ›
As we approach the start of the Tigers football 2018 campaign, here’s what I’m most excited, most worried, and most intrigued about. Also what I am least excited, least worried, and least intrigued about.
Malcolm Dandridge, a 4-star who’s ranked the No. 82 overall prospect gave Penny Hardaway his first commitment of the 2019 class. Dandridge is the fourth local prospect–joining Lomax, Hardaway, and Tyler Harris–to commit to Penny since he became the Tigers head coach in late March. Memphis became the favorite to land Malcolm once Penny Hardaway… Read More ›
Memphis Tigers guard Malik Rhodes announces via Instagram that he has asked for his release from the University of Memphis. Rhodes becomes the 1st of the JUCOs brought in by Tubby Smith to transfer & he joins freshmen David Nickelberry & Jamal Johnson. Another scholarship has been opened up for Penny Hardaway.
Tubby Smith and the Memphis Tigers have picked up a commitment from Lincoln Academy 6-foot-4 guard Myreon Jones, a four star guard, who is currently averaging 20 points, 6 rebounds, 5 assists, and 3 steals as a senior. As a junior, Jones averaged 21 points, 8 rebounds, and 2 assist per game for Huffman High… Read More ›
Via gotigersgo.com University of Memphis junior forward Mike Parks Jr., was named to the weekly American Athletic Conference honor roll for his play in games last week vs. UConn and Tulsa. In the two games, Parks went 14-of-21 from the field with 18 rebounds and three blocks. For Parks, a transfer from Southwest Mississippi Community… Read More ›
Justice Bolden, TalkBack Live, Los Angeles, CA During the summer of 2017, then East High School rising senior TJ Moss and his father Terrence Moss Sr. decided it was time for a change. After previously winning two Tennessee Class AAA State Championships as a sophomore and junior at East, TJ was invited to prestigious camps… Read More ›