University of Memphis departed seniors Bobby McCain and Martin Ifedi were selected Saturday by the Miami Dolphins and St. Louis Rams, respectively, during the NFL Draft.
Football - Departing University of Memphis senior linebacker Charles Harris has been named a member of the 2015 NFF Hampshire Honor Society. The announcement was made jointly Wednesday by the National Football Foundation and the College Football Hall of Fame.
This week, the Memphis Football team sets out on its most ambitious community service project to date.
Paxton Lynch completed 18-of-23 passes for 207 yards and two touchdowns and the Offense came back to score 24 unanswered points in the second half to defeat the Defense 41-29 at Friday Night Stripes.
Memphis concludes a 15-practice, spring session under the lights of Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium Friday evening with a spring game which will feature the offense taking on the defense.
For the second consecutive spring the University of Memphis will host its annual football spring game under the lights of Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on Friday night.
Memphis Football covered 98 plays plus special teams work on Saturday as the Tigers went through their final scrimmage of spring.
Memphis put its 10th practice of spring in the books on Sunday with the second full-scale scrimmage of camp. After the team went through 110 plays on the day, Memphis coach Justin Fuente said the Tigers need to make a major stride in the coming week.
The Memphis football team closed out a busy week of spring camp with a 100-play scrimmage in the wet and on the turf on the Park Avenue Campus, Sunday, in the team's sixth practice of the 2014 spring camp.
Over 20 NFL scouts were on hand Wednesday as Memphis' departed seniors went through Pro Day at the Billy Murphy Athletic Complex on the Park Avenue Campus.
Football - 3/17/2015
Memphis Football begins playing catch up today as the Tigers resume spring drills.
Commissioner Mike Aresco has announced that Memphis linebacker Charles Harris, who helped the Tigers to their most successful season in more than four decades, has been chosen as the 2014 American Athletic Conference Football Scholar-Athlete of the Year.