University of Memphis

August 24, 2017 - 3:17 pm
AUDIO: 92.9 FM ESPN's Devin Walker and GoTiger247's Jonah Jordan with episode #2 of the Memphis Tiger Football Podcast give a look ahead at the Memphis Tigers season-opener against Louisiana-Monroe. First, they touch on Paxton Lynch's current situation and future with the Denver Broncos (1:15)...
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Dedric Lawson
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August 17, 2017 - 10:51 am
Fox 13 TV in Memphis reported that former Memphis basketball star Dedric Lawson, who transferred to the Kansas this year, is accused of walking out on a tab of $88.20 in food and drinks around 1:30 a.m. this morning. The report doesn't list what was on the bill. Lawson is 19 years old. Police...
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Memphis Tigers Basketball Attendance
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August 09, 2017 - 6:14 pm
On Wednesday, Mark Giannotto from the Commercial Appeal wrote this column detailing the historically low attendance numbers that Memphis Tigers Basketball is experiencing. AUDIO: Gary Parrish & Geoff Calkins discussed the attendance problem and Memphis hoops on 92.9 FM ESPN.
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U of M Sports Announcements by Dr. Rudd
Memphis
August 03, 2017 - 1:31 pm
University of Memphis President M. David Rudd, who has become Memphis' main sports news information provider on Twitter, announced Thursday that Memphis' new basketball facility will be named the Laurie-Walton Family Basketball Center. BB facility will be the Laurie-Walton Family Basketball Center...
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Lawson suspended at KU
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July 31, 2017 - 8:45 am
Former University of Memphis standout Dedric Lawson was suspended from an upcoming Kansas University trip to Italy following an in-practice altercation this past week. The suspension was announced Sunday by Kansas Head Coach Bill Self and was reported here by CBSSports.com's (and 92.9 FM 4-6pm host...
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AUDIO: Devin Walker on J&J Show Discussed Memphis Practice Facility
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Jason & John
June 21, 2017 - 12:43 pm
AUDIO: Devin Walker was on the Jason & John Show on Wednesday (6/21) to discuss today's media tour of the new University of Memphis Basketball Practice Facility. "This new place was built to get 4 and 5 star recruits." @JasonSmith929 on why new Memphis practice facility is so elaborate —...
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Deontae Hawkins
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Jason & John
June 14, 2017 - 12:23 pm
AUDIO: Wednesday on the Jason & John Show Jason Smith reported that apparently Illinois State graduate transfer Deontae Hawkins (avg. 14 points/6 rebounds per at ISU) was on the University of Memphis campus on Monday, June 12, 2017. Jason Smith said that according to sources Tubby Smith...
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Memphis Tigers
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Geoff Calkins
May 23, 2017 - 9:23 am
AUDIO: Bleacher Report Columnist David Kenyon joined Geoff Calkins to discuss this column he wrote that ranked the Memphis Tigers Football offense as one of America's best for the upcoming season.
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Mike Norvell
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Jason & John
May 15, 2017 - 12:40 pm
University of Memphis Head Football Coach Mike Norvell was on the Jason & John Show on Monday (5/15) and spoke about getting an extension, DeAngelo Williams, recruiting, expectations and more Memphis news.
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Memphis Tigers head coach Mike Norvell runs onto the field before the game against the Tulsa Golden Hurricane at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium.
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May 12, 2017 - 11:25 am
MEMPHIS – University of Memphis athletic director Tom Bowen Friday announced that head football coach Mike Norvell’s contract has been extended through 2021. Concurrently, in a strong commitment to the entire football staff, the assistant coach and staff salary pool has increased by $250,000. “This...
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