Miami, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The BYU Cougars will meet with the American Athletic Conference champion Memphis Tigers in the inaugural Miami Beach Bowl on Monday, Dec. 22, in a showdown at Marlins Park. BYU, which finished the regular season at 8-4 and on a four-game win streak, will participate in its 10th consecutive postseason bowl game, and owns a 6-3 record in that time frame. BYU...
Memphis did not shoot over 50 percent for a third consecutive game, but instead, it was the defense that rose to the occasion on Saturday afternoon at FedExForum
The University of Memphis basketball team is back in action on Saturday for a fourth time in seven days to take on Oral Roberts. Follow LIVE action here.
When BYU and Memphis meet on Monday in the Miami Beach Bowl, the Cougars will have appeared in more bowl games in the last 10 years than the Tigers have played since 1971.
The inaugural Miami Beach Bowl also features the first meeting in program history between Memphis and BYU. The Tigers were one of college football’s biggest surprises in 2014, improving from 3-9 in 2013 to 9-3 this season. Coach Justin Fuente has brought significant and immediate improvement to the Tigers, as this team shared the American Athletic Conference title after a 7-1 mark in...
While Pookie Powell and Trahson Burrell continue to trend in the right direction for Memphis, Shaq Goodwin is simply taking one step forward, and one step back.
Memphis, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - With the school's first bowl appearance in six years on the horizon, Memphis announced Thursday it has awarded head football coach Justin Fuente with a contract extension. Terms of the agreement were not disclosed, though SI.com reported it to be a five-year pact in which Fuente will earn $1.4 million in the first season. Since becoming the Tigers' head...
GoTigers247 caught up with a number of the 19 players committed for 2015 to get their take on Fuente returning to Memphis and what it means for this program moving forward.
Josh Pastner won't say it. Pookie Powell won't say. But I will. Powell has solidified his role as starting point guard at Memphis. "I don't why I would change," Pastner said.
Justin Fuente has reached an agreement on a contract extension at the University of Memphis, he confirmed to 247Sports.