Memphis Rumors & News

  • Memphis, Justin Fuente agree to new five-year contract starting at $1.4M

    SI - College Football "Memphis coach Justin Fuente led the Tigers to a share of the American Athletic Conference championship. Now, the school is rewarding him for it. A source with knowledge of the situation said Memphis and Fuente have agreed to a five-year contract starting at $1.4 million per season. The contract..." December 18

  • Report: Memphis finalizing new contract for Justin Fuente

    College Football Talk "With the coaching carousel spinning and three big name programs looking to fill a vacancy, Memphis is in the process of securing their head coach before anyone else comes looking to make an offer. Justin Fuente, coming off a share of the American Athletic Conference and wrapping up the most wins..." December 03

  • Memphis loses top running back Dorceus to injury

    Daily Helmsman "The University of Memphis football team lost 24-3 to then, No. 11 Ole Miss on Saturday, but the biggest loss may have come late in the first half at Vaught-Hemingway Stadium in Oxford. Fuente announced on Monday at his weekly press conference that the Tigers’ leading rusher sophomore Doroland..." October 01

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN.com "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 09

  • Memphis Announces 2014 Football Schedule

    GoTigersGo.com "Six home dates, including a nationally-televised, Friday game against American Athletic Conference newcomer Tulsa on Halloween night, as well as nonconference road games at UCLA and Ole Miss, highlight the 2014 Memphis football scheduled announced on Tuesday. "The way it is designed - how it..." March 13

  • Two added to UNC’s staff, including ex-Memphis head coach

    College Football Talk "In completing his North Carolina coaching staff after departures this offseason, Larry Fedora has added a very experienced former assistant as well as a coach very familiar to the Tar Heels football program. UNC confirmed Monday that Keith Heckendorf and Larry Porter have been added as position..." February 11