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.
Lettered three seasons for coach Alden Foster at Amite High...Worked as a defensive tackle at AHS...Was selected as a team captain in 2010...Logged 145 tackles, including 21 sacks at AHS...Returned two interceptions for touchdowns...Credited with 48 TFL...Had a stellar game against Independence with 12 tackles, eight TFL and two sacks...Helped squad to a 10-3 record and a third-round appearance in the state playoffs... Named the 2010 District 9-3A Defensive MVP...Defense held the opponents to below 14 points in eight games...Participated in the Louisiana-Mississippi All-Star game...Team rolled off a 9-3 record in 2009 and made a trip to the state playoffs...The AHS defense shut out its opponents in three games...Team was undefeated in district throughout his career and won three district championships...Is a two-time LSWA first-team all-state honoree and a two-time first-team All-District selection...Rated as a two-star defensive lineman by Rivals.com...Also throws the shot put for the AHS track team.
Son of Latecial Milton and Donald Pennington Sr. ... Born May 6, 1992, in Hammond, La. ... Has not declared a major.