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Tigers Fall 11-1 in Weather-Shortened Finale vs. Tulane

Tigers Fall 11-1 in Weather-Shortened Finale vs. Tulane

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Two-Out Offense Propels Memphis to 4-1 Win Over Tulane

Two-Out Offense Propels Memphis to 4-1 Win Over Tulane

Wilson 5.20.22

NEW ORLEANS – Trailing 1-0 after the first inning, the Memphis Tigers (25-36, 9-14) scored the final four runs of Friday's matchup, all with two outs, in a 4-1 win over the Tulane Green Wave (30-24-1, 10-13). Memphis earned its fourth consecutive win, second straight conference series win, and set up a sweep opportunity in the regular season finale Saturday. ... Continue Reading
Memphis Goes Wire-to-Wire in 11-3 Win Over Green Wave

Memphis Goes Wire-to-Wire in 11-3 Win Over Green Wave

Ben Brooks 5.19.22

NEW ORLEANS – In the first game of the final series of the regular season, the Memphis Tigers (24-26, 8-14) scored twice in the top of the first inning and never relinquished the lead in an 11-3 win over the Tulane Green Wave (30-23-1, 10-12). The win moved the Tigers into a tie for sixth place in the AAC standings with just two games remaining. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Close Regular Season with Trip to Tulane

Tigers Close Regular Season with Trip to Tulane

Chris Swanberg Preview 5.17.22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis Tigers (23-26, 7-14) will wrap up their 2022 regular season with a road series in New Orleans against the Tulane Green Wave (30-22-1, 10-11). The teams met in April in Memphis, a three-game sweep for the Green Wave. ... Continue Reading
Duvante Lane Named Director of Leadership Giving; Tiger Scholarship Fund Continues to Grow

Duvante Lane Named Director of Leadership Giving; Tiger Scholarship Fund Continues to Grow

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Memphis Athletics has announced the hiring of Duvante Lane as Director of Leadership Giving. Lane will be tasked with soliciting gifts for Memphis' priority projects and assisting with the strategic direction of the Tiger Leadership Circle. ... Continue Reading
Compton Named to AAC Weekly Honor Roll for Second Time

Compton Named to AAC Weekly Honor Roll for Second Time

Compton Honor Roll 5.16.22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Following a road series win against the Cincinnati Bearcats, DH Jacob Compton has been named to the American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll. Compton is the first Memphis hitter to receive this honor twice this season and third Tigers player overall. ... Continue Reading
Track and Field Finishes AAC Championships with Five Titles, 12 Total Medals

Track and Field Finishes AAC Championships with Five Titles, 12 Total Medals

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WICHITA, Kan. – University of Memphis track and field picked up five golds and 12 total medals this weekend at the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Wichita, Kan. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Announce Signing of Andrew Baucum

Tigers Announce Signing of Andrew Baucum

Andrew Baucum

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – University of Memphis head men's golf coach Blake Smart announced the signing of Andrew Baucum on Monday. Baucum joins Adam Coull, Jackson McCommon and Cian O'Connor as the program's four signees for the 2022-23 class. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Win Series with 13-1 Run-Rule Victory Over Cincinnati

Tigers Win Series with 13-1 Run-Rule Victory Over Cincinnati

Blake Daniels 5.15.22

CINCINNATI – In the rubber match of the penultimate conference series of the 2022 season, the Memphis Tigers (23-26, 7-14) scored in five of their seven trips to the plate in a 13-1 run-rule seven inning victory over the Cincinnati Bearcats (21-27, 10-11). Memphis took the lead with a run in the second inning and scored multiple runs in three of the next five frames to earn a road series win. ... Continue Reading
Four-Run Ninth Propels Tigers to 7-3 Win Over Cincinnati

Four-Run Ninth Propels Tigers to 7-3 Win Over Cincinnati

Blake Wimberley 5.14.22

CINCINNATI – With the game tied 3-3 entering the ninth inning Saturday, the Memphis Tigers (22-26, 6-14) scored four times in the game's final frame in a 7-3 win over the Cincinnati Bearcats (21-26, 10-10). Memphis scored three of its four runs in the ninth with two outs as the Tigers snapped their five-game losing streak. ... Continue Reading
Late Home Runs Cost Memphis in 6-3 Loss to Cincinnati

Late Home Runs Cost Memphis in 6-3 Loss to Cincinnati

Ian Bibiloni 5.13.22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Leading 3-2 after 7.5 innings in the series opener, the Memphis Tigers (21-26, 5-14) surrendered a two-run home run in the seventh inning and another in the eighth inning, both of which propelled the Cincinnati Bearcats (21-25, 10-9) to a 6-3 victory. RHP Beau Keathley spun a complete game for the Bearcats in his career-long outing. ... Continue Reading
Track and Field Ready to Begin Competition at AAC Championships

Track and Field Ready to Begin Competition at AAC Championships

Memphis Track & Field

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – University of Memphis track and field has arrived in Wichita, Kansas and is set to begin events tomorrow for the American Athletic Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Season Comes to End in Opening Round of AAC Championship

Tigers Season Comes to End in Opening Round of AAC Championship

Memphis vs. Alcorn State Softball

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Facing off with the Shockers of Wichita State in the opening round of the AAC Championship, the Tigers looked to take the upset. But, the dominate hitting of WSU would be too much and would ultimately lead to the 22-0 season-ending loss for Memphis. ... Continue Reading
Our Football Future: Transformational Renovations to Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium

Our Football Future: Transformational Renovations to Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium

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Morton Named to All-AAC Second Team

Morton Named to All-AAC Second Team

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MEMPHIS, Tenn.- The American Athletic Conference has released their major awards and all-conference teams and among those listed, senior Gracie Morton found herself on the All-AAC Second Team. ... Continue Reading
Memphis Falls to Arkansas State 14-8 in Home Finale

Memphis Falls to Arkansas State 14-8 in Home Finale

Jacob Compton 5.10.22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – In their final regular season home game of the season, the Memphis Tigers (21-25, 5-13) fell behind 3-0 after half an inning, tied the score in their first trip to the plate, but then gave up five runs in the second inning to the Arkansas State Red Wolves (11-32, 5-18) in an eventual 14-8 loss. Memphis cut the deficit to four with a five-run eighth but never pulled any closer. ... Continue Reading
Memphis Wraps Up Home Campaign with Arkansas State, Travels to Cincinnati

Memphis Wraps Up Home Campaign with Arkansas State, Travels to Cincinnati

Preview 5.9.22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis Tigers (21-24, 5-13) will conclude their 2022 home campaign Tuesday vs. Arkansas State (10-32, 5-18) before a trip to face the Cincinnati Bearcats (19-25, 9-9) in the penultimate conference series of the season. ... Continue Reading
No. 7 Tigers Face Off with No. 2 Wichita State in Opening Round of AAC Championship

No. 7 Tigers Face Off with No. 2 Wichita State in Opening Round of AAC Championship

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MEMPHIS, Tenn.- The bracket for the 2022 American Athletic Conference Championship is set and the Tigers find themselves as the 7-seed and will take on the Shockers of Wichita State as the 2-seed. They will square off in the opening round of the tournament on Thursday afternoon in Greenville, N.C. ... Continue Reading
Gartman Earns AAC Weekly Honors

Gartman Earns AAC Weekly Honors

Gartman 5.9.22 Honor Roll

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – After spinning one of the best starts for a Memphis Tigers pitcher in recent memory, RHP Landon Gartman was named to this week's American Athletic Conference Weekly Honor Roll. Gartman is the second Tigers pitcher to earn these honors twice this season. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Announce 2022-23 Spirit Squads

Tigers Announce 2022-23 Spirit Squads

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The University of Memphis has announced its spirit squads for the 2022-23 year following tryouts. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Drop Series Finale to East Carolina 15-1

Tigers Drop Series Finale to East Carolina 15-1

Rock Celebration 5.8.22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – In a game that was much more competitive than the final score, the Memphis Tigers (21-24, 5-13) trailed 2-0 after half an inning and trailed just 4-1 after seven frames before the East Carolina Pirates (30-18, 14-4) scored 11 times over the final two innings in a 15-1 victory that earned the Pirates the series sweep and kept them atop the AAC standings. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Fall in Final Game of Regular Season

Tigers Fall in Final Game of Regular Season

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. – In their final regular season game, the Tigers nearly scrapped by the Bulls of South Florida. But, USF's offense would get runs in the third and seventh innings to hand Memphis the 3-0 loss. ... Continue Reading
Memphis Can’t Rally from Early Hole in 8-5 Loss to East Carolina

Memphis Can’t Rally from Early Hole in 8-5 Loss to East Carolina

Senior Day 5.7.22

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Just three batters into Saturday's game, the Memphis Tigers (21-23, 5-12) trailed 1-0 and weren't able to climb out of the quick deficit in an 8-5 loss to the East Carolina Pirates (29-18, 13-4). The Tigers fell behind 4-0 after 3.5 innings and never got closer than three, as the Pirates earned the series win and set up a sweep opportunity for Sunday's series finale. Both teams struggled with RISP, as East Carolina went just 1-18 while the Tigers went 2-9. ... Continue Reading
Tiger Offense Halted by Bulls Pitching

Tiger Offense Halted by Bulls Pitching

Memphis vs. University of Arkansas Pine Bluff Softball

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – In search of redemption from yesterday's game against South Florida, the Tigers came in ready to pounce. But, the pitching of Bulls ace Georgina Corrick would be too much for Memphis as Corrick recorded 12 strikeouts and the Tigers fell 9-1 in the second game of the series. ... Continue Reading
Tigers Fall to Bulls in Series Opener

Tigers Fall to Bulls in Series Opener

Memphis vs. Alcorn State Softball

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – In their final regular season series of the year, the Tigers welcomed the Bulls of South Florida to town. While Memphis was able to hold the USF offense fairly silent in the opening innings, the Bulls would explode in the third, fourth and fifth innings and claim the 13-1 win Following today's games, Memphis moves to 16-35 overall and 2-14 in American Athletic Conference play. ... Continue Reading