Phil Steele Publications announced preseason All-American Athletic Conference Team
Offense battles back after fast start by defense
Game 11 - Temple - November 30, 2013 - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium - Memphis, Tenn.
Sam Craft scores three touchdowns in loss
Game 10 - at Louisville - November 23, 2013 - Papa John's Cardinal Stadium - Louisville, Ky.
Get ready for your 2014 Memphis Tigers football season with this behind-the-scenes look at the team's winter and summer workouts.
Don't miss the 2014 season opener on August 30 when the Tigers host Austin Peay at 6 PM at the Liberty Bowl!
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.
USATSPI: Memphis vs. UConn - 12/07/13
Memphis Football vs Temple at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on November 30, 2013. Photos by Joe Murphy
UT-Martin @ Memphis
Memphis Football vs Cincinnati at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on Wednesday, October 30, 2013. Photos by Joe Murphy.
Photos by Joe Murphy. Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. September 21, 2013.
Has played in every game over his playing career as a Tiger (24 games) ... Has started 13 games during career, coming off a sophomore season in which he started eight games ... Registered 61 total tackles including 19 for lost yardage and 7.5 quarterback sacks over career ... Has forced a fumble, recovered two fumbles and broke up a pass over two seasons of action.
Named to the Tiger 3.0 list for the 2011 fall semester ... Earned C-USA Commissioner's Honor Roll distinction for 2011-12 ... Named to the Conference USA All-Freshman Team in 2012.
Recorded 36 total tackles in 2013 including 12.5 for lost yardage and 4.5 quarterback sacks ... Ranked second on the squad in both TFLs and sacks ... Also had two quarterback hurries and recovered a fumble during the year ... Played off the bench the first four games of the season ... Over the first third of the season, had three tackles including one for lost yardage against Middle Tennessee and had two tackles in the Tigers' win over Arkansas State ... Registered four tackles in first start of the season in American Athletic Conference road game at Houston ... Also had four tackles against SMU ... Was in on tackles for lost yardage in first four starts of the season ... Had three tackles including two for lost yardage and a sack against Cincinnati ... Registered a career high three tackles for loss (-11 yards) including a quarterback sack against UT Martin ... Had four tackles including two for lost yardage and a sack at Louisville ... Posted a career high eight tackles including 2.5 tackles for loss and 1.5 quarterback sacks against Temple ... The 1.5 sacks for -12 yards against Temple was a new career mark ... Closed out the year with four tackles in road loss at UConn.
2012 (Redshirt Freshman)
Registered 25 tackles during his rookie season en route to receiving Conference USA All-Freshman Team recognition ... Had a career-high four tackles in three games during the season ... Finished the year with 6.5 tackles for lost yardage and had three quarterback sacks ... Five of his tackles for loss came in conference play ... Saw action in all 12 of the Tigers' games as a redshirt freshman, starting five contests ... Established an early career high for tackles with four assisted stops against UT Martin ... Had four tackles including one for loss against Duke ... Both of his tackles at East Carolina were for lost yardage including a quarterback sack for a loss of 13 yards ... Helped force then recovered a fumble in the first quarter of the ECU game ... Second quarterback sack came at Marshall for an 11-yard loss ... Had two tackles in the "Battle for the Bones" victory at UAB including a sack for a 12-yard loss which helped stall a Blazer series that had advanced into Memphis territory ... Had four tackles in the season finale against Southern Miss.
Loachapoka High School
Played for Coach Jerome Tate at Loachapoka High School ... Posted 98 tackles, including four sacks in 2010 ... Scored three defensive TD ... Also credited with one interception and two forced fumbles ... Selected a team captain his senior season ... Helped the Indians to a 6-5 record and a state playoff appearance ... The Indians' defense held opponents to 14 or fewer points in five games, including a 62-0 shutout of Fayetteville ... Named a Class 1A All-State honorable mention pick as an offensive lineman by the Alabama Sports Writers Association ... Logged 67 tackles, including five sacks as a junior ... Also hauled in an interception and posted two forced fumbles in 2009 ... Helped his squad to an 11-2 record and an appearance in the state title game as a junior ... Rated by Rivals.com as a two-star defensive end.
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Hunter ... Born April 17, 1993, in Opelika, Ala. ... His father played basketball at Alabama A&M, and his cousin, Erwin Dudley, played basketball at Alabama ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies.