Tigers set to move to final week of spring
Offense battles back after fast start by defense
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.
Images from the Tigers sixth practice, the first of two held Wednesday.
Sandy Creek High School
Helped lead Sandy Creek to a Georgia Class 4A state championship and an 15-0 record senior year ... Patriots advanced to the state playoffs for the 11th straight year and claimed a fifth straight Region 5 title with a 7-0 record ... Caught 39 passes for 714 yards and five touchdowns during the year ... Second-team all-county on offense ... Began senior year with two catches for 73 yards and a touchdown in a 52-6 win over Benneker ... Had three receptions for 87 yards including a 59-yard catch the following week in a 38-7 win over Newman ... Caught touchdown passes in back-to-back games in wins over Troup County and Shaw ... Had a season-high six receptions for 97 yards in a 47-13 win over LaGrange ... Caught two passes for 81 yards including a 37-yard touchdown reception in the Patriots' 45-10 over Ridgeland in the state championship game ... In addition to touchdown reception in the state championship game, had a 44-yard reception on the first play of the game to set up a Sandy Creek touchdown on the Patriots' first possession ... High school coach was Chip Walker ... Wrote a recruiting diary for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution during senior season ... Following senior year, played in the Georgia/Florida All-Star Game in Boca Raton, Fla. ... Transferred to Sandy Creek from Alpharetta, Ga., High School prior to senior year ... Caught 19 passes for 383 yards and three touchdowns for Alpharetta junior year ... first-team all-county on special teams as a junior ... During sophomore season had the second-longest run from scrimmage in school history (92 yards) ... Also lettered two years in basketball.
Son of Harvey and Ebonee Wilson ... Born Dec. 8, 1994 in Christiana, Del.