Game 10 - vs. Tulane - November 10, 2012 - Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium - Memphis, Tenn.
Game Four - at Duke - September 22, 2012 - Wallace Wade Stadium - Durham, N.C.
Duke outgains Memphis by 361 yards
Game Two - at Arkansas State - September 8, 2012 - ASU Stadium - Jonesboro, Ark.
Arkansas State had 619 yards on 97 plays Saturday night in Jonesboro, Ark.
Preseason Photo Shoot. Photos by Joe Murphy.
Played in all 12 games, finishing freshman season with 27 total tackles (11 solo hits and 16 assists) ... Had 2.5 tackles for loss, intercepted a pass, forced a fumble and recovered another ... Just four games into his first season on the University of Memphis team, made his debut as a starter for the Tigers ... Went on to start eight games as a true freshman ... In playing debut against UT Martin, first career tackle was for lost yardage ... Posted a career-high seven tackles and recovered a fumble in Week Two at Arkansas State ... In first career start, intercepted a pass returning the ball four yards for a touchdown to give the Tigers an early 7-0 lead at Duke ... Also had two tackles against the Blue Devils ... In addition to four tackles including one for lost yardage in the Tigers' Conference USA win over Rice, had a quarterback hurry to force an incomplete pass on the Owls' final play from scrimmage ... The incompletion forced Rice to punt with under three minutes to play and the Tigers would run out the clock ... Had four tackles and forced a fumble at SMU.
Played for Coach Scott Samsel at Olive Branch High School ... Lettered two seasons for the Conquistadors, playing quarterback and linebacker ... Member of the 2011 Mississippi 6A state championship team that went undefeated (17-0) ... In the 6A state championship game against Petal, recorded 13 tackles with eight solo stops and five assists ... Recorded 135 tackles, including 40 solo hits, as a senior ... Averaged 9.0 tackles per game ... Posted 11 TFL, one interception, two forced fumbles and nine pass deflections in 2011 ... Had a stellar showing against South Panola with 17 tackles ... Named to the Mississippi High School Athletic Association (MHSAA) 6A All-State second team ... Selected to the MHSAA Region 1 All-Region first team ... A Clarion Ledger All-State second team pick ... Named to The Commercial Appeal's All-Mississippi/Arkansas County Team ... Received the Leslie Pool Quistor Award at Olive Branch ... Credited with 55 tackles, four interceptions, two forced fumbles and a fumble recovery as a junior ... Named Nat/Underclassmen Quarterback MVP as a junior ... Named to The Commercial Appeal's "Best of the Preps" ... Selected to Sports Illustrated's All-America Team ... Also lettered in basketball and track.
Son of Kim and Wenda McManis ... Born Sept. 20, 1994 in Memphis ... Has not declared a major.