Two commencement ceremonies scheduled for Saturday.
Game 12 - UConn - December 7, 2013 - Rentschler Field - East Hartford, Conn.
Memphis will honor 15 seniors on Saturday
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.
Transferred to Memphis from Harding University ... Finishes career with two seasons in the University of Memphis program ... Played in four games during the 2013 season ... Started final game of career at nose tackle in Connecticut game.
Helped Memphis' defense to finish season ranked fourth in American Athletic Conference rushing defense, only allowing 3.3 yards per rush ... Saw action in four games as a senior ... Started at nose tackle in game at Connecticut ... Saw action in season opener against Duke ... Played on the defensive line in win over Arkansas State ... Also saw action in game at South Florida.
Did not see any playing time in his first year with the Tigers.
2011 (Sophomore - Harding)
Played on the defensive line, finishing his sophomore season with six total tackles (two solo stops) and a pass breakup ... Registered a tackle in his first collegiate game at Harding against Southern Arkansas ... Had a season-high three tackles including a tackle for loss against Ouachita Baptist ... Had one tackle against Southeast Oklahoma State in the final game of the season.
2010 (Freshman - Lambuth)
Began his collegiate career at Lambuth University in Jackson, Tenn., ... Started at defensive end as a freshman and had 41 tackles, three quarterback sacks and two tackles for loss ... Played against Harding his freshman season, recording five tackles.
Earned all-conference and all-metro honors as a senior at Kingsbury High School ... Played fullback and linebacker for Duron Sutton-coached team ... Named one of Shelby Metro's Most Wanted in 2009 ... Also wrestled and played tennis during high school.
Born Dec. 18, 1990 ... Son of Marvin and Alissa Reed ... Majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies with a focus on Physical Education and Sociology.