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Memphis Falls To UCF

by University of Memphis MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Memphis (1-6, 1-2 C-USA) turned the ball over three times and UCF (5-2, 3-0 C-USA) scored on all three turnovers to earn a 35-17 victory over the Tigers on Saturday at Liberty Bowl … Continue reading

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Tigers Soccer Downs South Carolina

by University of Memphis COLUMBIA, S.C.- Memphis (5-5-3, 1-1-2 C-USA) defeated South Carolina (4-9-2, 1-5-1 C-USA) 2-1, on Saturday. Mark Sherrodrecorded his second game-winning goal of the season as the Tigers picked up their first win in league-play. South Carolina … Continue reading

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NASCAR Makes Competition Changes For 2013

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (Oct. 16, 2012) – NASCAR today announced a number of competition changes for the 2013 season, highlighted by a new qualifying format in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series that places a greater emphasis on speed. Below is … Continue reading

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Memphis Women Dominate Tournament

courtesy Univ. of Memphis MEMPHIS, Tenn. -The Memphis women’s tennis team wrapped up a dominant showing at the Memphis Invitational on Sunday as the Lady Tigers went 9-0 on the final day to move their overall record to 27-3 at … Continue reading

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Man Breaks Sound Barrier During Space Jump

Felix Baumgartner, and Austrian pilot, skydiver, and extreme athlete, jumped from a capsule tethered to a balloon 128,000 feet above the earth on Sunday. Baumgartner broke the sound barrier during his free fall, which lasted over 4 minutes, before deploying … Continue reading

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Bowyer Wins Chase Race In Charlotte

by Reid Spencer for NASCAR Wire Service CONCORD, N.C.—Clint Bowyer was burned up that he didn’t have enough fuel to complete a righteous burnout. But that was the only thing that went wrong in Saturday night’s Bank of America 500 … Continue reading

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Tigers Lose To East Carolina

Courtesy C-USA GREENVILLE, N.C. — Shane Carden tossed five touchdowns and threw for 308 yards as East Carolina trounced Memphis 41-7 Saturday in Conference USA action. Despite posting minus-9 yards rushing in the first half, East Carolina (4-3, 3-1) outgained … Continue reading

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Tiger Women’s Tennis Opens Memphis Invitational With Doubles Wins

by Univ of Memphis MEMPHIS, Tenn. – The Memphis women’s tennis team had a successful day on the court in doubles play against Loyola Marymount and UT Martin, going 5-1 to begin the Memphis Invitational at The Racquet Club of … Continue reading

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15,000 Celebrate Tiger Basketball Friday Night

by University of Memphis MEMPHIS, Tenn. – – One sports cliché is “this is how legends are made.” On Friday night before a crowd of over 15,000 at FedExForum, University of Memphis basketball’s present and past came together to celebrate … Continue reading

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Logano Wins NASCAR Nationwide Race In Charlotte

by Reid Spencer for NASCAR CONCORD, N.C.—You can call him the dominator. Joey Logano buried the field in the final run of Friday night’s Dollar General 300 at Charlotte Motor Speedway and won his eighth Nationwide Series race of the … Continue reading

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