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  1. Tiger football's Shibest nominated for Broyles AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WMC-TV Memphis

    Memphis football special teams coordinator and tight ends coach James Shibest made the nomination list for the prestigious Broyles Award Wednesday. The award is given to the best assistant coach in college football.


  2. Southern makes most of WR depthRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Advocate

    Advocate staff photo by HILARY SCHEINUK -- Southern wide receiver Willie Quinn carries the ball on a kickoff return against Arkansas Pine Bluff, Saturday, Oct. 4, in Southern's A.W. Mumford Stadium in Baton Rouge. Southern lost its most productive wide receiver from last season when Lee Doss ran out of eligibility after having an All-Southwestern Athletic Conference year.


  3. Fuente producing major turnaround at MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    In this Oct. 4, 2014, file photo, Memphis coach Justin Fuente watches from the sideline in the first half of an NCAA college football game against Cincinnati in Cincinnati. Fuente said he saw plenty of potential in Memphis when he was hired to take over the program in December 2011.


  4. Tigers Football Finds Turnaround with Transforming Coach at HelmRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily News

    A lot goes into transforming a football program from an utter laughingstock into one that by winning its next game can earn at least a share of a conference championship. Third-year head coach Justin Fuente has led the University of Memphis football program to new heights, with the possibility of the program's first conference title since 1971.


  5. 21 Thoughts on Memphis Tiger FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Memphis Flyer

    The University of Memphis will conduct its annual Senior Day ceremony this Saturday before the Tigers kick off against Connecticut. Unlike the previous five such ceremonies, this one will not mark the final college game for the honorees.


  6. Bass Pro Pulls Permit for Bowling AlleyRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 25 | The Daily News

    The company has applied for a $600,000 building permit through the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement for a 13-lane, underwater-themed bowling alley, which will be part of Uncle Buck's Fishbowl and Grill. The Bass Pro project also includes an upscale hotel called Big Cedar Lodge, a re-created Delta cypress swamp with 100-foot-tall replica cypress trees, the Ducks Unlimited Waterfowling Heritage Center and an alligator pit that can hold up to 20 of the reptiles.


  7. Bulls notes: USF football has ample incentiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Tampa Bay Online

    TAMPA – Despite a 31-20 defeat at Memphis that eliminated the chance to qualify for the program's first bowl game since 2010, University of South Florida coach Willie Taggart said the Bulls will have great incentive on Friday afternoon when the University of Central Florida Knights visit Raymond James Stadium in USF's regular-season finale. “UCF is a senior-dominant football team that knows how to win, the defending conference champion and our rival,'' Taggart said.


  8. Memphis eliminated USF from bowl contentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | ABC Action News

    Paxton Lynch threw for 232 yards with two touchdowns and rushed for two more as Memphis defeated South Florida 31-20 on Saturday. Lynch's two rushing scores and his 42-yard strike to Mose Frazier helped the Tigers move out to a 21-13 halftime lead.


  9. Bulls Fumble Away Chance at UpsetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | WFLA-AM Tampa

    USF had to settle for field goals on two long drives and on another march inside the 10 fumbled the ball away. It came one play after starting quarterback Mike White was sacked an injured his ankle.


  10. Lynch, Hayes lead Memphis past South Florida 31-20Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | WDBO-AM Orlando

    Paxton Lynch threw for 232 yards with two touchdowns and rushed for two more as Memphis defeated South Florida 31-20 on Saturday. Lynch's two rushing scores and his 42-yard strike to Mose Frazier helped the Tigers move out to a 21-13 halftime lead.


  11. Tigers 31, USF 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | The Memphis Flyer

    Tiger coach Justin Fuente calls it a weekly "quest to go 1-0." With their win today over the South Florida Bulls at the Liberty Bowl , Fuente's Tigers have fulfilled that quest five weeks in a row, earning the Memphis program eight wins for the first time since DeAngelo Williams's junior campaign of 2004.


  12. Memphis Preview: Let's Take Some ChancesRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Voodoo Five

    The Bulls will try to play spoiler for Memphis' conference title chances tomorrow. That is an actual sentence that is true.


  13. Tulane plays for pride and the future this Saturday at East CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 |

    The Green Wave football team was officially eliminated from bowl contention with last week's 38-7 loss to Memphis. The program's foray into the American Athletic Conference has been a tough transition for the youthful roster.


  14. Q &A with Auburn great Pat Sullivan as he brings Samford to Jordan-HareRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Alabama Live

    Sullivan was the SEC Player of the Year in 1970 and 1971, was an All American and won the 1971 Heisman Trophy as the Auburn quarterback. His ties with his alma mater are still strong and devoted--and his Auburn family has often intersected with his own at Samford, where he has head coached since 2006.


  15. John DeShazier: Saints safety Marcus Ball ready to do whatever is asked of himRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | New Orleans Saints

    Even then, few would have predicted his latest stop likely will be in the base starting defense for the New Orleans Saints, which is why the safety immensely appreciate his latest stop as New Orleans prepares for a "Monday Night Football" matchup against Baltimore in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Since 2007, Ball has attended three colleges - Florida State, Pearl River Community College and Memphis - and spent two seasons in the Canadian Football League before signing a three-year deal with the Saints in April.


  16. Three keys for Tulane vs. East Carolina on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 |

    Tulane has a big road challenge this week at East Carolina. It faces an experienced, high-octane offense and the Green Wave is coming off a rough-looking 38-7 loss to Memphis.


  17. Hayes Perseveres to Lead Memphis FootballRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Daily News

    It's not just that senior Brandon Hayes has 663 rushing yards, tops among University of Memphis running backs and fourth in the American Athletic Conference. It's not just what he has done in the previous two seasons and his full body of work - 2,089 career rushing yards, 16 rushing touchdowns, and another four TDs as a receiver.


  18. Great American Conference Awards DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | KATV Little Rock

    On Tuesday, following a vote of the Great American Conference's head football coaches, the league announced its All-Conference teams and year-end individual awards. Henderson State's Kevin Rodgers won his third Offensive Player of the Year award; Southwestern Oklahoma State's Devin Benton earned the Defensive Player of the Year; Harding's Zach Shelley picked up Freshman of the Year and Ouachita Baptist's Todd Knight received his second GAC Coach of the Year accolade.


  19. Stokes makes NBA debut with GrizzliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Stokes makes NBA debut with Grizzlies Former Vols forward says it was "storybook" to debut with hometown team. Check out this story on MEMPHIS, TN - NOVEMBER 17: Jarnell Stokes #1 of the Memphis Grizzlies shoots his first basket of the season against Tarik Black #10 of the Houston RocketsA during the game on November 17, 2014 at FedExForum in Memphis, Tennessee.


  20. Baird takes two from Carroll-OaklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 10 | Lebanon Democrat

    Walter J. Baird's boys spotted visiting Carroll-Oakland the game's first eight points Monday night before the Blue Devils took control with a 48-29 triumph. Former Blue Devil Price Trammell tossed in two three-pointers on the way to the Eagles' quick 8-0 lead.