Memphis has 28 student-athletes named to team
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.
Earned recognition on the Tiger 3.0 list for both the Fall 2013 and Spring 2014 semesters ... Named to the American Athletic Conference's first All-Academic Football Team.
Redshirted first year in the Memphis program in 2013.
East Coweta High School
Selected First-Team All-Region 3AAAAAAA punter by the region's coachings ... Also named All-County kicker/punter by Coweta's newspaper ... Selected the Most Outstanding Player in the Georgia Senior All-Star Bowl in December 2012 ... As a senior, placed 91 percent of his kickoffs in the endzone for touchbacks ... Was 32-of-32 on point-after tries and connected on 6-of-12 field goals with a long of 41 yards ... Also averaged 37 yards on punts ... Three-year starter and letterman ... A scholar-athlete award winner who was coached by Clint Wade.
Son of Earl and Melanie Smith ... Born Aug. 11, 1995 ... Has an older brother, Jeremy, and older sister, Emily ... Majoring in sports management.