Memphis culminates camp with Blue-Gray Game Friday night
Spring practice resumes at Memphis on Tuesday
Game 6 - vs SMU - October 19, 2013 - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium - Memphis, Tenn.
The University of Memphis football team wrapped-up its final day of two-a-day practices on Wednesday. Head coach Justin Fuente talks about the final two-a-day practice.
The Tigers suited up in full pads for the first time today in preparation for two-a-days starting tomorrow.
Memphis opens up the 2013 season hosting Duke on September 7.
Day two of preseason camp is in the books for the Memphis Tigers football team and it was another scorcher. Watch highlights and interviews from day two right here on the Memphis Tiger Network.
The Memphis football team opened up their preseason camp today. Check out some highlights from the first day and hear from junior DB Bobby McCain and head coach Justin Fuente.
Akeem Davis joined the University of Memphis staff prior to preseason camp in 2013. He is in his first season working as a defensive graduate assistant for the Tigers.
After graduating Cum Laude with a degree in Business Administration (Finance major) in December, 2011, Davis returned to captain the Tigers' 2012 squad.
Davis, who was a member of Justin Fuente's initial Leadership Council as a senior, played in 34 games during his career, starting 27 contests including every game of his final two seasons playing for the Tigers.
For his career, he recorded 162 total tackles and had 13 tackles for loss. Additionally, he had three interceptions, nine pass breakups, five forced fumbles and seven fumble recoveries.
Davis was named the inaugural winner of the Lee Roy Selmon Community Spirit Award following his senior season. He was also named one of 10 finalists for the ARA Sportsmanship Award and was a semifinalist for the Coach Wooden Citizenship Award.
Davis married the former Sierra Byrd on Dec. 29, 2012.