Offense battles back after fast start by defense
Memphis team makes play on both sides of the ball
The Tigers finished 3-9 on the season
Game 12 - UConn - December 7, 2013 - Rentschler Field - East Hartford, Conn.
Sam Craft scores three touchdowns in loss
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.
Memphis Football vs Temple at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on November 30, 2013. Photos by Joe Murphy
Memphis vs. USF (USATSI Gallery)
November 9, 2013 at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. Photos by Cecil Anderson
Memphis Football vs Cincinnati at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium on Wednesday, October 30, 2013. Photos by Joe Murphy.
Transferred to Memphis from Alabama ... Was eligible to play immediately at Memphis and suited up for the Tigers in 2011 ... Has now seen action in 20 games including all 12 contests as a sophomore in 2012 ... During his two-year career at UM has caught 56 passes for 631 yards and four touchdowns ... Also became the Tigers' fulltime punt returner in 2012 and for his career has 24 punt returns for 296 yards.
Preseason Second-Team Special Team pick for All-American Athletic Conference by both Phil Steele's College Football Preview and Athlon Sports' College Football ... Named to the Phil Steele Postseason All-Conference USA Second Team as a punt returner following sophomore season in 2012.
Caught 44 passes for 476 yards and three touchdowns during the year ... Ranked second on the squad in both receptions and receiving yards ... Averaged 10.8 yards per catch ... Ranked 17th nationally in punt returns with an 11.86 yards per return average ... Had 22 returns for 261 yards with a career-long, 57-yard return during the year (at UAB) ... caught a season-high 10 passes for 102 yards against Middle Tennessee ... Teamed with senior Marcus Rucker to become the first Memphis receiving tandem to each account for 100 receiving yards in the same game since 2007 ... A week earlier caught seven passes for 90 yards including a 41-yard touchdown reception against Arkansas State ... Had 11, multiple-reception games ... Had two receptions for 26 yards including a five-yard scoring catch in the Tigers' win over Rice ... Caught at least five balls in three games during the year ... Had five receptions for 50 yards against UCF ... Had two receptions for 42 yards including a 30-yard catch that propelled Memphis to an early 14-0 lead at UAB in the Battle for the Bones ... Also had five punt returns for 112 yards including the 57-yarder against the Blazers ... During the 2012 season, had at least one reception in all but the final game of the season against Southern Miss ... Had four punt returns against USM for 67 total yards ... Racked up 179 punt return yards over the last two weeks of the season (nine total returns/19.89 yards per return).
Transferred from Alabama and was eligible to play immediately ... Saw action in eight games ... Team's sixth-leading receiver in both catches (12) and yards (155) ... Hauled in one TD catch ... Also recorded two punt returns for 35 yards and one rush for three yards ... Logged his first collegiate reception vs Arkansas State ... Had a season-high three catches (5 yards) vs Austin Peay ... Hauled in a season-long reception of 46 yards vs SMU ... Also had his first collegiate rush (3 yards) vs the Mustangs ... Tied a season best with three catches vs Middle Tennessee ... His 48 receiving yards vs the Blue Raiders were a season high ... Recorded his first collegiate receiving TD vs Middle Tennessee ... The score vs the Blue Raiders was a 23-yard TD catch to tie the game at 31-all late in the contest ... Caught two passes for 34 yards vs Rice ... Logged his first collegiate punt return for 37 yards vs East Carolina ... Had one reception for 21 yards vs Tulane ... Posted one catch and one punt return in his final action of season vs UCF.
2010 (Freshman - Alabama)
Redshirted ... Attended summer school at Alabama, and enrolled in school at Memphis prior to the start of fall camp.
Prepped at Mitchell High School for Coach Nathan Cole ... A SuperPrep Magazine All-American ... Rated a four-star prospect and a member of the ESPNU 150 (No. 89) ... Listed as the No. 13 wide receiver prospect by ESPNU and No. 32 by Rivals.com ... Ranked No. 79 on The Mobile Press-Register's Super Southeast 120 ... Considered the No. 3 prospect in the state of Tennessee by SuperPrep ... Named a PrepStarAll-American at wide receiver ... Hauled in 209 receptions for 4,034 yards and 57 TD in his career ... A two-time all-state first team selection ... Caught 66 passes for 1,378 yards (21.0 yards-per-catch average) and 26 TD as a senior in 2009 ... Pulled in a career-best 78 passes for 1,438 yards and 19 TD as a junior in 2008 ... Caught 70 balls for 1,249 yards and 12 TD as a sophomore in 2007.
Son of Greg Robb and Sheila Malone ... Born Oct. 15, 1991, in Memphis, Tenn. ... Major undeclared.