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  • Grizzlies release first round playoff schedule

    Grizzlies release first round playoff schedule

    Thursday, April 17 2014 8:07 AM EDT2014-04-17 12:07:40 GMT
    (WMC-TV) – The Memphis Grizzlies kick off the first round of the post-season playoff series as a 7-seed in Oklahoma City on Saturday. Memphis finished the season with 50 wins and 32 losses after pickingMore >>
    The Memphis Grizzlies kick off the first round of the post-season playoff series as a 7-seed in Oklahoma City on Saturday.More >>
  • Grizzlies clinch 7-seed

    Grizzlies clinch 7-seed

    Thursday, April 17 2014 12:28 AM EDT2014-04-17 04:28:14 GMT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Mike Conley hit two free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed the Western Conference's No. 7 seed away from Dallas by edging the MavericksMore >>
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Mike Conley hit two free throws with 1.1 seconds left in overtime, and the Memphis Grizzlies grabbed the Western Conference's No. 7 seed away from Dallas by edging the MavericksMore >>
  • Pistorius defense tries to rebuild case

    Pistorius defense tries to rebuild case

    The judge in the murder trial of Oscar Pistorius has ruled that proceedings will adjourn for more than two weeks after Thursday and resume on May 5.More >>
    Oscar Pistorius' lawyers tried to roll back the prosecution's momentum at his murder trial Wednesday following the star athlete's shaky testimony, presenting a forensic expert who quickly found his own...More >>
  • Defense gets its turn in Pistorius murder trial

    Defense gets its turn in Pistorius murder trial

    Oscar Pistorius has resumed testifying at his murder trial under questioning from the chief prosecutor, who says the athlete's statement that he killed girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp by mistake is a lie.More >>
    For five days, Oscar Pistorius endured a withering cross-examination at his murder trial from a prosecutor who pounced on apparent inconsistencies in his testimony. Yet, legal analysts said Tuesday, expert witnesses who...More >>
  • Redbirds fall to Iowa Cubs

    Redbirds fall to Iowa Cubs

    Monday, April 14 2014 3:45 AM EDT2014-04-14 07:45:12 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Redbirds offense couldn't get anything going against former Pacific League MVP Tsuyoshi Wada, as the Iowa Cubs blanked Memphis 5-0.Wada, a former Japanese All-Star scattered 4 hitsMore >>
    (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Redbirds offense couldn't get anything going against former Pacific League MVP Tsuyoshi Wada, as the Iowa Cubs blanked Memphis 5-0.More >>
  • Boone Whiting and Redbirds fall to Iowa Cubs

    Boone Whiting and Redbirds fall to Iowa Cubs

    Monday, April 14 2014 2:51 AM EDT2014-04-14 06:51:16 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Boone Whiting struck out 9 hitters in just 5 and 2/3 innings, but unraveled in the sixth, as the Iowa Cubs beat Memphis 6-3.The Cubs scored two run off Whiting, and four more off Lee StoppleMore >>
    Boone Whiting struck out 9 hitters in just 5 and 2/3 innings, but unraveled in the sixth, as the Iowa Cubs beat Memphis 6-3.More >>
  • Coaching the Memphis Dreams

    Coaching the Memphis Dreams

    Friday, April 11 2014 7:32 PM EDT2014-04-11 23:32:04 GMT
    A local coach wants young girls to have an outlet for their hoop dreams to come true."People have dreams, I just came up with lets just be the Memphis Dreams," said Coach Wilbert Cooper. Cooper is a nativeMore >>
    A local coach wants young girls to have an outlet for their hoop dreams to come true.More >>
  • Grizzlies burn the Heat

    Grizzlies burn the Heat

    Thursday, April 10 2014 4:54 AM EDT2014-04-10 08:54:44 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Zach Randolph had 25 points and 11 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 20 points and 14 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their playoff hopes alive with a 107-102 victory over the MiamiMore >>
    Zach Randolph had 25 points and 11 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 20 points and 14 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their playoff hopes alive with a 107-102 victory over the Miami.More >>
  • Grizzlies beat the Heat

    Grizzlies beat the Heat

    Mike Conley finished with a team-high.More >>
  • Grizzlies Jumbotron star known as 'Bongo lady' named NBA fan of the year

    Grizzlies Jumbotron star known as 'Bongo lady' named NBA fan of the year

    Wednesday, April 9 2014 3:12 PM EDT2014-04-09 19:12:02 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Many Grizzlies fans refer to her as the "Bongo Lady." The NBA calls her the fan of the year. "It's awesome. It's fun. I love this team, so it's fabulous to be part of that," said Malenda Meacham,More >>
    Many Grizzlies fans refer to her as the "Bongo Lady." The NBA calls her the fan of the year.More >>
  • Redbirds Game 6 Preview: Redbirds (3-2) vs. StormChasers (3-2)

    Redbirds Game 6 Preview: Redbirds (3-2) vs. StormChasers (3-2)

    Tuesday, April 8 2014 6:24 PM EDT2014-04-08 22:24:15 GMT
    STARTING PITCHERS;Memphis: Boone Whiting (0-0 2.25 ERA)Omaha: P. J. Walters (0-0 0.00 ERA) -LINEUPS: Memphis-2B Greg Garcia (.263 2 HR 7 RBI)CF Randal Grichuk (.286 1 HR 4 RBI)DH Oscar Taveras (.211 1More >>
    The 3-2 Memphis Redbirds take on the 3-2 Omaha StormChasers.
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  • Mid-South native Cameron Payne named Mid-Major Freshman of the Year

    Mid-South native Cameron Payne named Mid-Major Freshman of the Year

    Monday, April 7 2014 11:13 PM EDT2014-04-08 03:13:42 GMT
    Mid-South native Cameron Payne named Mid-Major Freshman of the YearMore >>
    Bartlett, Tenn. native and Murray State Men's Basketball guard Cameron Payne was recently named Mid-Major Freshman of the Year for the 2013-14 men's basketball season by SB Nation.
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  • Grizz fall hard in San Antonio

    Grizz fall hard in San Antonio

    Sunday, April 6 2014 9:45 PM EDT2014-04-07 01:45:16 GMT
    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Kawhi Leonard matched his career high with 26 points, Manu Ginobili had a season-high 26 and the San Antonio Spurs eased to a 112-92 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday afterMore >>
    SAN ANTONIO (AP) - Kawhi Leonard matched his career high with 26 points, Manu Ginobili had a season-high 26 and the San Antonio Spurs eased to a 112-92 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday afterMore >>
  • UConn to represent AAC in Championship

    UConn to represent AAC in Championship

    Saturday, April 5 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-04-06 03:15:30 GMT
    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds Saturday to help UConn snap Florida's 30-game win streak with a 63-53 upset of the Gators at the Final Four.    Shabazz Napier hadMore >>
    ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - DeAndre Daniels had 20 points and 10 rebounds Saturday to help UConn snap Florida's 30-game win streak with a 63-53 upset of the Gators at the Final Four.    Shabazz Napier hadMore >>
  • Grizzlies get 'must win' against Denver

    Grizzlies get 'must win' against Denver

    Friday, April 4 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-04-05 03:23:05 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Marc Gasol had 24 points, Mike Conley scored 19 of his 21 points in the second half, and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their playoff hopes alive with a 100-92 victory over the DenverMore >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Marc Gasol had 24 points, Mike Conley scored 19 of his 21 points in the second half, and the Memphis Grizzlies kept their playoff hopes alive with a 100-92 victory over the DenverMore >>
  • Titans Release CJ

    Titans Release CJ

    Friday, April 4 2014 10:28 PM EDT2014-04-05 02:28:31 GMT
    The Chris Johnson era in Nashville is over.The Tennessee Titans announcing they've cut the running back after 6 seasons.By releasing Johnson, the Titans avoid paying the $8 million the running back isMore >>
    The Chris Johnson era in Nashville is over.The Tennessee Titans announcing they've cut the running back after 6 seasons.By releasing Johnson, the Titans avoid paying the $8 million the running back isMore >>
  • Powell will stay at Memphis

    Powell will stay at Memphis

    Thursday, April 3 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-04-03 21:57:50 GMT
    Time for Tiger fans to take a deep breath and regroup...Pookie Powell has decided he'll stay at Memphis and not transfer next season.Memphis coach Josh Pastner tells our Carrie Anderson, the redshirt freshmanMore >>
    Time for Tiger fans to take a deep breath and regroup...Pookie Powell has decided he'll stay at Memphis and not transfer next season.Memphis coach Josh Pastner tells our Carrie Anderson, the redshirt freshmanMore >>
  • Hardaway says he's not interested in East High job

    Hardaway says he's not interested in East High job

    Thursday, April 3 2014 9:35 AM EDT2014-04-03 13:35:01 GMT
    Former Memphis Tiger All-American Penny Hardaway tells Action News 5's Jarvis Greer he's NOT looking to get into High School Coaching at this time.  Hardaway, now a successful Middle School and AAU Coach,More >>
    Former Memphis Tiger All-American Penny Hardaway tells WMC Action News 5's Jarvis Greer he's not looking to get into high school coaching at this time.More >>
  • Golf tournament to help further education in Memphis

    Golf tournament to help further education in Memphis

    Thursday, April 3 2014 6:03 AM EDT2014-04-03 10:03:24 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - A Memphis fund is being led by the city's mayor and his wife, and it is helping people across the city further their education—no matter the cost. The Wharton Charitable Fund is approachingMore >>
    A Memphis fund is being led by the city's mayor and his wife, and it is helping people across the city further their education—no matter the cost.More >>
  • Reports: Pookie Powell may transfer

    Reports: Pookie Powell may transfer

    Wednesday, April 2 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-04-03 00:02:51 GMT
    It looks like Redshirt freshman Pookie Powell may never wear a Memphis uniform.  The Commercial Appeal's Jason Smith reporting the guard is planning to transfer, his father citing 'conflict of interest'More >>
    It looks like Redshirt freshman Pookie Powell may never wear a Memphis uniform.  The Commercial Appeal's Jason Smith reporting the guard is planning to transfer, his father citing 'conflict of interest'More >>
  • Redbirds set roster

    Redbirds set roster

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 8:34 PM EDT2014-04-02 00:34:10 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Redbirds open their season Thursday April 4th in Iowa, and they mostly know how the lineup and pitching staff will look.While manager Ron "Pop" Warner is still tinkering with hisMore >>
    The Memphis Redbirds tentatively set their roster for the 2014 season.More >>
  • Grizzlies get important win over Nuggets

    Grizzlies get important win over Nuggets

    Tuesday, April 1 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-04-02 00:02:36 GMT
    (AP) - DENVER -- The Memphis Grizzlies had a bumpy ride into Denver early Monday. They had a hard landing Monday night and still managed to keep themselves in the thick of the postseason hunt. ZachMore >>
    Zach Randolph had 20 points and 11 rebounds, Mike Conley added 19 points and the Grizzlies kept pace in the playoff race with a 94-92 win over the Denver Nuggets.More >>
  • Cardinals win on Opening Day

    Cardinals win on Opening Day

    Monday, March 31 2014 7:41 PM EDT2014-03-31 23:41:21 GMT
    (AP) - CINCINNATI -- Yadier Molina's homer broke a seventh-inning tie and drew another round of loud boos while he rounded the bases on Monday, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory over theMore >>
    (AP) - CINCINNATI -- Yadier Molina's homer broke a seventh-inning tie and drew another round of loud boos while he rounded the bases on Monday, leading the St. Louis Cardinals to a 1-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds.More >>
  • Grizzlies drop second straight

    Grizzlies drop second straight

    Monday, March 31 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-03-31 04:05:43 GMT
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points in his third game back from injury and the Portland Trail Blazers extended their winning streak to three games with a 105-98 victory over the MemphisMore >>
    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - LaMarcus Aldridge scored 26 points in his third game back from injury and the Portland Trail Blazers extended their winning streak to three games with a 105-98 victory over the MemphisMore >>
  • Report: Marquette targeting Martin

    Report: Marquette targeting Martin

    Saturday, March 29 2014 10:22 PM EDT2014-03-30 02:22:33 GMT
    ESPN.com reporting Marquette is targeting coach Cuonzo Martin to replace Buzz Williams, who left for Virginia Tech last week.  The report also saying Marquette is interested in former UCLA coach Ben Howland.More >>
    ESPN.com reporting Marquette is targeting coach Cuonzo Martin to replace Buzz Williams, who left for Virginia Tech last week.  The report also saying Marquette is interested in former UCLA coach Ben Howland.More >>
  • Florida wins Memphis South Region

    Florida wins Memphis South Region

    Saturday, March 29 2014 10:20 PM EDT2014-03-30 02:20:59 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The Florida Gators are first yet again this season.    Scottie Wilbekin scored 14 of his 23 points in the first half, and Florida became the first team to advance to the Final FourMore >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - The Florida Gators are first yet again this season.    Scottie Wilbekin scored 14 of his 23 points in the first half, and Florida became the first team to advance to the Final FourMore >>
  • Grizzlies fall at Golden State

    Grizzlies fall at Golden State

    Saturday, March 29 2014 4:03 PM EDT2014-03-29 20:03:24 GMT
    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 33 points, including a tiebreaking 3-pointer, and the Golden State Warriors used a closing run to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 100-93 Friday night.    Klay ThompsonMore >>
    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) - Stephen Curry scored 33 points, including a tiebreaking 3-pointer, and the Golden State Warriors used a closing run to beat the Memphis Grizzlies 100-93 Friday night.    Klay ThompsonMore >>
  • Weather-related cancellation of battle of the bird doesn't damper spirits

    Weather-related cancellation of battle of the bird doesn't damper spirits

    Friday, March 28 2014 11:14 PM EDT2014-03-29 03:14:39 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Weather intruded on the celebration of AutoZone Park belonging to the City of Memphis and the Memphis Redbirds belonging to the St. Louis Cardinals Friday. Despite not seeing the game betweenMore >>
    Weather intruded on the celebration of AutoZone Park belonging to the City of Memphis and the Memphis Redbirds belonging to the St. Louis Cardinals Friday.More >>
  • Legal battle over Lorenzen Wright's estate continues

    Legal battle over Lorenzen Wright's estate continues

    Friday, March 28 2014 6:18 PM EDT2014-03-28 22:18:04 GMT
    A longstanding legal battle over Lorenzen Wright's estate returns to a Shelby County courtroom on Friday. Wright's ex-wife, Sherra, and his father, Herb, are locked in a legal battle over who should controlMore >>
    A longstanding legal battle over Lorenzen Wright's estate returned to a Shelby County courtroom on Friday.More >>
  • Emergency operations center activated for NCAA tourney

    Emergency operations center activated for NCAA tourney

    Friday, March 28 2014 8:26 AM EDT2014-03-28 12:26:53 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Dayton and Stanford fans hit FedExForum downtown for the game Thursday; the major sporting called for serious security. The Shelby County Office of Preparedness activated its emergency operationsMore >>
    Dayton and Stanford fans hit FedExForum downtown for the game Thursday; the major sporting called for serious security.More >>
  • Four teams hit Memphis for NCAA tourney, pep bands included

    Four teams hit Memphis for NCAA tourney, pep bands included

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 11:10 PM EDT2014-03-27 03:10:46 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Four teams are in Memphis ready to face off at the FedExForum in the Sweet 16 and Elite 8 of the NCAA tournament. It has been almost 30 years since Dayton played in the Sweet 16, which meansMore >>
    Four teams are in Memphis ready to face off at the FedExForum in the Sweet 16 and Elite 8 of the NCAA tournament.More >>
  • Economic 'incline' expected from Memphis hosting NCAA tournament

    Economic 'incline' expected from Memphis hosting NCAA tournament

    Wednesday, March 26 2014 10:25 AM EDT2014-03-26 14:25:16 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Downtown businesses are preparing for the surge of fans who will hit Memphis for the Sweet 16 and Elite 8 games for the NCAA tournament. From March 27 through March 29 FedExForum will be aliveMore >>
    Downtown businesses are preparing for the surge of fans who will hit Memphis for the Sweet 16 and Elite 8 games for the NCAA tournament.More >>
  • Grizzlies run through Timberwolves for 10th straight home win

    Grizzlies run through Timberwolves for 10th straight home win

    Monday, March 24 2014 11:28 PM EDT2014-03-25 03:28:58 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mike Conley had 23 points and six assists, Marc Gasol added 14 and 12 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies built an early lead and easily dispatched the short-handed Minnesota TimberwolvesMore >>
    Mike Conley had 23 points and six assists, Marc Gasol added 14 and 12 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies built an early lead and easily dispatched the short-handed Minnesota Timberwolves 109-92 on Monday night.More >>
  • UT-Martin Skyhawks fall to North Carolina in NCAA Women's Tournament

    UT-Martin Skyhawks fall to North Carolina in NCAA Women's Tournament

    Monday, March 24 2014 12:20 AM EDT2014-03-24 04:20:46 GMT
    (AP) - CHAPEL HILL, N.C. -- Xylina McDaniel had a perfectly good explanation for a taking a shot while seated on the floor under the basket. "I was just so wide open, I guess," she said with a laugh. McDanielMore >>
    4 seed North Carolina closed out 13 seed UT-Martin 60-58 in the first round of the NCAA Women's Tournament.
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  • Tennessee heading to the Sweet 16 after win over Mercer

    Tennessee heading to the Sweet 16 after win over Mercer

    Monday, March 24 2014 12:13 AM EDT2014-03-24 04:13:13 GMT
    (AP) - RALEIGH, N.C. -- After turning Tobacco Road into "Raleigh Top," Tennessee is headed to the round of 16. Tennessee denied Mercer a second straight upset in decidedly one-sided fashion, routing theMore >>
    Tennessee denied Mercer a second straight upset in decidedly one-sided fashion, routing the Bears 83-63 in the third round of the NCAA tournament on Sunday night behind 17 points and a career-high-tying 18 rebounds for Jarnell Stokes.More >>
  • Tigers fall in Round of 32 to Virginia

    Tigers fall in Round of 32 to Virginia

    Monday, March 24 2014 12:11 AM EDT2014-03-24 04:11:12 GMT
    (AP) - RALEIGH, N.C. -- Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56 percent to beat Memphis 78-60 on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearlyMore >>
    Joe Harris scored 16 points and top-seeded Virginia shot 56 percent to beat Memphis 78-60 on Sunday night, earning its first trip to the NCAA tournament round of 16 in nearly two decades.More >>
  • Grizzlies hold down Pacers

    Grizzlies hold down Pacers

    Saturday, March 22 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-03-23 03:38:03 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mike Conley scored 21 points, Zach Randolph added 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies held the Indiana Pacers to their lowest output of the season in an 82-71More >>
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mike Conley scored 21 points, Zach Randolph added 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies held the Indiana Pacers to their lowest output of the season in an 82-71 victory on Saturday night.More >>
  • Memphis moves on in the NCAA Tournament

    Memphis moves on in the NCAA Tournament

    Saturday, March 22 2014 9:42 AM EDT2014-03-22 13:42:19 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Tigers move on to the round of 32 after a win over the George Washington Colonels Friday in Raleigh, North Carolina. Memphis will play the winner of the Coastal Carolina ChanticleersMore >>
    The Memphis Tigers move on to the round of 32 after a 71-66 win over the George Washington Colonels Friday in Raleigh, North Carolina.

    Memphis will play the Virginia Cavaliers Sunday.
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  • Game feed: Tigers beat George Washington, advance in NCAA

    Game feed: Tigers beat George Washington, advance in NCAA

    Friday, March 21 2014 11:09 PM EDT2014-03-22 03:09:36 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Tigers beat George Washington 71-66 Friday. Memphis will advance in the NCAA tournament. If on mobile, click here to see the game feed: .More >>
    Tigers beat George Washington and advance in NCAA. See details in this game feed.
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  • Memphis Tigers talk NCAA Tournament

    Memphis Tigers talk NCAA Tournament

    Thursday, March 20 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-03-20 23:25:10 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Tigers are preparing for a challenging game in the NCAA Tournament against 9 seed George Washington. The team is excited to have a shot to make a run, and look forward to Friday."I'mMore >>
    The Memphis Tigers are preparing for a challenging game in the NCAA Tournament against 9 seed George Washington. The team is excited to have a shot to make a run, and look forward to Friday.More >>
  • A Better Mid-South: Let's bleed blue!

    A Better Mid-South: Let's bleed blue!

    Thursday, March 20 2014 5:35 PM EDT2014-03-20 21:35:53 GMT
    Editorial by Tracey Rogers, Action News 5 general manager:(WMC-TV) - I have a confession to make -- I bleed blue! Now is the time for all of us Tiger fans to muster as much passion and energy as possibleMore >>
    Now is the time for all of us Tiger fans to muster as much passion and energy as possible for the University of Memphis men's basketball team and cheer them on to victory in the NCAA tournament.More >>
  • Tigers arrive in Raleigh, N.C. for Big Dance

    Tigers arrive in Raleigh, N.C. for Big Dance

    Thursday, March 20 2014 6:11 AM EDT2014-03-20 10:11:36 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Action News 5's Carrie Anderson and Lauren Squires welcomed the University of Memphis Tigers Wednesday in Raleigh, North Carolina. Raleigh is where the Memphis Tigers start their NCAA tournamentMore >>
    Action News 5's Carrie Anderson and Lauren Squires welcomed the University of Memphis Tigers Wednesday in Raleigh, North Carolina.More >>
  • Tennessee beats Iowa to advance in NCAA Tournament

    Tennessee beats Iowa to advance in NCAA Tournament

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 11:55 PM EDT2014-03-20 03:55:23 GMT
    DAYTON, Ohio -- Jarnell Stokes dominated inside as Tennessee finally caught up in the closing minutes of regulation, and then opened overtime with a three-point play that got the Volunteers headedMore >>
    Jarnell Stokes dominated inside as Tennessee finally caught up in the closing minutes of regulation, and then opened overtime with a three-point play that got the Volunteers headed to a 78-65 victory over Iowa on Wednesday night in the NCAA's First Four.More >>
  • Grizzlies close out Utah

    Grizzlies close out Utah

    Wednesday, March 19 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-03-20 03:52:43 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Zach Randolph scored 21 points, Marc Gasol added 20 and the Memphis Grizzlies maintained their hold on a Western Conference playoff spot with a 96-86 victory over the Utah Jazz on WednesdayMore >>
    Zach Randolph scored 21 points, Marc Gasol added 20 and the Memphis Grizzlies maintained their hold on a Western Conference playoff spot with a 96-86 victory over the Utah Jazz on Wednesday night.More >>
  • Auburn hires former Tennessee Volunteers coach Bruce Pearl

    Auburn hires former Tennessee Volunteers coach Bruce Pearl

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 6:19 PM EDT2014-03-18 22:19:31 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - In a controversial and interesting move, the long-suffering Auburn Tigers just put themselves on the map in the world of SEC basketball by hiring former Tennessee Volunteers basketball coachMore >>
    The Auburn Tigers hire former Tennessee Volunteers basketball coach Bruce Pearl to take over. Pearl was given a show-cause penalty by the NCAA in 2011 for improper recruiting.More >>
  • Plan quickly to see Tigers in the 'big dance'

    Plan quickly to see Tigers in the 'big dance'

    Tuesday, March 18 2014 5:54 AM EDT2014-03-18 09:54:41 GMT
    (WMC-TV) – With just days to plan a trip to see the Memphis Tigers play in the Big Dance, fans are scrambling to find tickets and make reservations. If you plan to see the Tigers take on the George WashingtonMore >>
    With just days to plan a trip to see the Memphis Tigers play in the Big Dance, fans are scrambling to find tickets and make reservations.More >>
  • Tigers head to 'big dance' in Raleigh

    Tigers head to 'big dance' in Raleigh

    Monday, March 17 2014 11:24 AM EDT2014-03-17 15:24:33 GMT
    The University of Memphis didn't hold a watch party for the NCAA Selection show...instead, saying they wanted to focus on this being a 'business trip.'  Talk about agony...the Tigers waiting until theMore >>
    The University of Memphis did not hold a watch party for the NCAA Selection show. Instead, it said they wanted to focus on this being a 'business trip.'More >>
  • Arkansas headed to NIT

    Arkansas headed to NIT

    Monday, March 17 2014 12:06 AM EDT2014-03-17 04:06:33 GMT
    The Arkansas Razorbacks return to the postseason for the first time since 2008, facing Indiana State in the NIT.  The Hogs are the 3-seed in the tournament and will host the sixth-seeded Sycamores TuesdayMore >>
    The Arkansas Razorbacks return to the postseason for the first time since 2008, facing Indiana State in the NIT.  The Hogs are the 3-seed in the tournament and will host the sixth-seeded Sycamores TuesdayMore >>
  • Vols return to NCAA tournament

    Vols return to NCAA tournament

    Monday, March 17 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-03-17 04:05:06 GMT
    The Tennessee Vols are dancing this year as well, but have to earn their way into the tournament with a play in game.  The Vols will face Iowa in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Dayton, OhioMore >>
    The Tennessee Vols are dancing this year as well, but have to earn their way into the tournament with a play in game.  The Vols will face Iowa in the first round of the NCAA Tournament in Dayton, OhioMore >>
  • Grizzlies hand 76ers 20th straight loss

    Grizzlies hand 76ers 20th straight loss

    Saturday, March 15 2014 11:43 PM EDT2014-03-16 03:43:54 GMT
    (AP) - PHILADELPHIA -- Moments after the final horn sounded, the Twitter feed didthesixerswin posted an update. For the 20th straight game, 140 characters weren't needed, just two letters: No. In a cityMore >>
    Mike Conley scored 19 points and Zach Randolph had 14 to lead the Memphis Grizzlies to a 103-77 win Saturday night, sending the 76ers to a franchise-tying 20th straight loss.More >>
  • Mitchell Tigers win Class A state title

    Mitchell Tigers win Class A state title

    Saturday, March 15 2014 11:42 PM EDT2014-03-16 03:42:18 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Mitchell Tigers dominated Meigs County 56-27 in the TSSAA Class A Title game.Mitchell includes legendary grads like Andre Turner and Thaddeus Young, but the Tigers had never won a stateMore >>
    (WMC-TV) - The Mitchell Tigers dominated Meigs County 56-27 in the TSSAA Class A Title game.More >>
  • Tennessee Falls to Florida in SEC Semifinals

    Tennessee Falls to Florida in SEC Semifinals

    Saturday, March 15 2014 11:38 PM EDT2014-03-16 03:38:22 GMT
    (AP) - ATLANTA -- Even facing its biggest deficit since November, No. 1 Florida never panicked. The Gators know their defense will never let them down. Swarming relentlessly in the second half, FloridaMore >>
    Swarming relentlessly in the second half, Florida rallied from 10 points down and defeated Tennessee 56-49 in the semifinals of the Southeastern Conference tournament Saturday.More >>
  • Oher signs with Titans

    Oher signs with Titans

    Friday, March 14 2014 11:44 PM EDT2014-03-15 03:44:45 GMT
    The Blindside is coming to the Music City.  Former Briarcrest and Ole Miss Star Michael Oher has agreed to a multi year contract with the Tennessee Titans, changing teams for the first time since becomingMore >>
    The Blindside is coming to the Music City. 
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  • Tigers fall to UConn in AAC quarterfinals

    Tigers fall to UConn in AAC quarterfinals

    Friday, March 14 2014 10:58 PM EDT2014-03-15 02:58:17 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Niels Giffey scored a career-high 24 points, hitting six 3-pointers, as No. 21 UConn finished off a season sweep of 19th-ranked Memphis by routing the Tigers 72-53 Thursday nightMore >>
    Niels Giffey scored a career-high 24 points, hitting six 3-pointers, as No. 21 UConn finished off a season sweep of 19th-ranked Memphis by routing the Tigers 72-53 Thursday night in the quarterfinals of the American Athletic Conference tournament.More >>
  • Grizzlies fall on the road to Toronto

    Grizzlies fall on the road to Toronto

    Friday, March 14 2014 10:08 PM EDT2014-03-15 02:08:09 GMT
    (AP) - TORONTO -- Jonas Valanciunas scored a season-high 23 points, Kyle Lowry had 22 points and 12 assists against his former team and the Toronto Raptors won for the 11th time in 14 games Friday night,More >>
    Jonas Valanciunas scored a season-high 23 points, Kyle Lowry had 22 points and 12 assists against his former team and the Toronto Raptors won for the 11th time in 14 games Friday night, beating the Memphis Grizzlies 99-86.More >>
  • AAC tournament underway in Memphis

    AAC tournament underway in Memphis

    The AAC tournament is underway in Memphis, bringing thousands to the city for some hoops.More >>
    The AAC tournament is underway in Memphis, bringing thousands to the city for some hoops.
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  • Fans travel to the Hoops City for AAC tournament

    Fans travel to the Hoops City for AAC tournament

    Thursday, March 13 2014 5:53 AM EDT2014-03-13 09:53:53 GMT
    (WMC-TV) -The inaugural American Athletic Conference Tournament kicked off in Memphis Wednesday evening. Thousands of fans will cheer on their teams over the next four days. Hoops fans from across theMore >>
    The inaugural American Athletic Conference Tournament kicked off in Memphis Wednesday evening.More >>
  • Tigers take home league honors

    Tigers take home league honors

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 6:51 PM EDT2014-03-12 22:51:02 GMT
    The Second Weekend in March brings the Inaugural American Athletic Conference Tournament to Memphis.The League announcing its' Post Season Awards today. Freshman Austin Nichols takes home AAC rookie ofMore >>
    The Second Weekend in March brings the Inaugural American Athletic Conference Tournament to Memphis.The League announcing its' Post Season Awards today. Freshman Austin Nichols takes home AAC rookie ofMore >>
  • Grizzlies rise above Blazers for 7th straight home win

    Grizzlies rise above Blazers for 7th straight home win

    Wednesday, March 12 2014 12:07 AM EDT2014-03-12 04:07:07 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Marc Gasol scored 19 points, Zach Randolph added 18 points and 12 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies solidified their hold on the final Western Conference playoff spot with a 109-99More >>
    Marc Gasol scored 19 points, Zach Randolph added 18 points and 12 rebounds and the Memphis Grizzlies solidified their hold on the final Western Conference playoff spot with a 109-99 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers on Tuesday night.More >>
  • Former Ole Miss standout Dexter McClusters signs with Titans

    Former Ole Miss standout Dexter McClusters signs with Titans

    Tuesday, March 11 2014 7:00 PM EDT2014-03-11 23:00:22 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Former Ole Miss star running back and wide receiver Dexter McCluster cashed in on his career year in 2013 with the Tennessee Titans.According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, McCluster's deal is forMore >>
    The Tennessee Titans sign Dexter McCluster to 3-year deal.More >>
  • Lady Vols win record 17th SEC Championship

    Lady Vols win record 17th SEC Championship

    Monday, March 10 2014 12:04 AM EDT2014-03-10 04:04:59 GMT
    DULUTH, Ga. (AP) - Meighan Simmons scored 17 points, including two go-ahead free throws with 1:45 remaining, and No. 6 Tennessee edged 12th-ranked Kentucky 71-70 on Sunday to win another SEC tournamentMore >>
    DULUTH, Ga. (AP) - Meighan Simmons scored 17 points, including two go-ahead free throws with 1:45 remaining, and No. 6 Tennessee edged 12th-ranked Kentucky 71-70 on Sunday to win another SEC tournamentMore >>
  • Grizzlies get back at Bobcats

    Grizzlies get back at Bobcats

    Saturday, March 8 2014 10:46 PM EST2014-03-09 03:46:01 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Mike Conley scored 20 points, Zach Randolph added 16 and the Memphis Grizzlies turned up their offense in the second half to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 111-89 on Saturday night.More >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Mike Conley scored 20 points, Zach Randolph added 16 and the Memphis Grizzlies turned up their offense in the second half to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 111-89 on Saturday night.More >>
  • Tiger Seniors Reign against SMU

    Tiger Seniors Reign against SMU

    Saturday, March 8 2014 9:42 PM EST2014-03-09 02:42:30 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Joe Jackson scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half to lead No. 20 Memphis to a 67-58 victory over No. 18 SMU on Saturday.    Jackson hit his first four shots after intermissionMore >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Joe Jackson scored 15 of his 18 points in the second half to lead No. 20 Memphis to a 67-58 victory over No. 18 SMU on Saturday.    Jackson hit his first four shots after intermissionMore >>
  • Cardinals Carpenter gets new deal

    Cardinals Carpenter gets new deal

    Saturday, March 8 2014 9:41 PM EST2014-03-09 02:41:09 GMT
    The St. Louis Cardinals, free of David Freese and a little money to spare, lock up third baseman Matt Carpenter for the for seeable future.  The Cardinals and Carp agreeing to a six year contract worthMore >>
    The St. Louis Cardinals, free of David Freese and a little money to spare, lock up third baseman Matt Carpenter for the for seeable future.  The Cardinals and Carp agreeing to a six year contract worthMore >>
  • Rhodes Lynx Women's Basketball advances to 2nd Round of DIII NCAA Tournament

    Rhodes Lynx Women's Basketball advances to 2nd Round of DIII NCAA Tournament

    Friday, March 7 2014 11:11 PM EST2014-03-08 04:11:01 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Rhodes Lynx women's basketball team will advance to the second round of the Division III NCAA Tournament after a dominant 83-59 win over Spalding University.The Lynx were led by former LausanneMore >>
    The Rhodes Lynx women's basketball team will advance to the second round of the Division III NCAA Tournament after a dominant 83-59 win over Spalding University.More >>
  • Grizzlies take down Chicago Bulls

    Grizzlies take down Chicago Bulls

    Friday, March 7 2014 11:00 PM EST2014-03-08 04:00:18 GMT
    (AP) - CHICAGO -- From the tough defense to the rugged rebounding and passing big men, the Memphis Grizzlies and Chicago Bulls are practically mirror images. Give this one to Marc Gasol and the Grizzlies,More >>
    The Grizzlies continue their playoff push with a grit'n'grind win over the Chicago Bulls.More >>
  • Victory University baseball coach hopes team can finish out season

    Victory University baseball coach hopes team can finish out season

    Friday, March 7 2014 5:59 PM EST2014-03-07 22:59:26 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The sudden announcement that Victory University is closing was a heartbreaking blow to baseball coach John Jarnagin. As soon as Jarnagin heard the news, he asked the school's president if hisMore >>
    The sudden announcement that Victory University is closing was a heartbreaking blow to baseball coach John Jarnagin.More >>
  • Hearn honored by AAC

    Hearn honored by AAC

    Friday, March 7 2014 11:24 AM EST2014-03-07 16:24:32 GMT
    It's been a season of learning for the youthful University of Memphis Women's basketball team.  But their effort has Not gone unnoticed.  Sophomore guard Ariel Hearn is named to the AAC's first team All-Conference,More >>
    It's been a season of learning for the youthful University of Memphis Women's basketball team.More >>
  • Tigers fall flat against Bearcats

    Tigers fall flat against Bearcats

    Thursday, March 6 2014 9:42 PM EST2014-03-07 02:42:49 GMT
    CINCINNATI (AP) - Sean Kilpatrick scored a season-high 34 points in his final home game, and a trio of senior starters steadied No. 15 Cincinnati to a 97-84 victory over No. 20 Memphis on Thursday nightMore >>
    CINCINNATI (AP) - Sean Kilpatrick scored a season-high 34 points in his final home game, and a trio of senior starters steadied No. 15 Cincinnati to a 97-84 victory over No. 20 Memphis on Thursday nightMore >>
  • MUS falls in Division II-AA Championship

    MUS falls in Division II-AA Championship

    Monday, March 3 2014 9:28 PM EST2014-03-04 02:28:07 GMT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Junior Andrew Fleming had 26 points to lead Ensworth past Memphis University School 57-46 Saturday for a record-tying fourth straight Tennessee Division II Class AA boys state championship.More >>
    Junior Andrew Fleming had 26 points to lead Ensworth past Memphis University School 57-46 Saturday for a record-tying fourth straight Tennessee Division II Class AA boys state championship.More >>
  • Tigers 20th in both polls

    Tigers 20th in both polls

    Tigers 20th in both polls; Johnson says they couldn't of pulled it off without the fans.
    More >>
  • Northpoint Christian falls in title game

    Northpoint Christian falls in title game

    Sunday, March 2 2014 11:38 PM EST2014-03-03 04:38:58 GMT
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Dasia Maxwell scored 13 points and Micah Scheetz added 12 to lead Webb School of Knoxville past Northpoint Christian 58-40 on Saturday for the Tennessee Division II Class A girlsMore >>
    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Dasia Maxwell scored 13 points and Micah Scheetz added 12 to lead Webb School of Knoxville past Northpoint Christian 58-40 on Saturday for the Tennessee Division II Class A girlsMore >>
  • ZBo goes to work against Cleveland

    ZBo goes to work against Cleveland

    Saturday, March 1 2014 11:50 PM EST2014-03-02 04:50:12 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Zach Randolph had 23 points and 14 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies used a big second half to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-96 Saturday night.    Randolph had 17 points inMore >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Zach Randolph had 23 points and 14 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies used a big second half to defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers 110-96 Saturday night.    Randolph had 17 points inMore >>
  • (21)Memphis sweeps away (7)Louisville

    (21)Memphis sweeps away (7)Louisville

    Saturday, March 1 2014 4:30 PM EST2014-03-01 21:30:19 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Chris Crawford hit a 3-pointer with 1:36 left to put Memphis ahead to stay, and the 21st-ranked Tigers beat seventh-ranked Louisville 72-66 Saturday, sweeping the season series fromMore >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Chris Crawford hit a 3-pointer with 1:36 left to put Memphis ahead to stay, and the 21st-ranked Tigers beat seventh-ranked Louisville 72-66 Saturday, sweeping the season series fromMore >>
  • Grizz rally in OKC falls short

    Grizz rally in OKC falls short

    Friday, February 28 2014 10:55 PM EST2014-03-01 03:55:46 GMT
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kevin Durant scored 30 of his 37 points in the second half to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Memphis Grizzlies 113-107 on Friday night.    Russell Westbrook had 21 pointsMore >>
    OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) - Kevin Durant scored 30 of his 37 points in the second half to help the Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Memphis Grizzlies 113-107 on Friday night.    Russell Westbrook had 21 pointsMore >>
  • Houston claws Tigers

    Houston claws Tigers

    Friday, February 28 2014 12:14 AM EST2014-02-28 05:14:57 GMT
    In their first season in the AAC, the Memphis Tigers haven't been able to glide through the league schedule like they did in CUSA.  A dominant win here, a squeaker there.  Case in point, the 21st rankedMore >>
    In their first season in the AAC, the Memphis Tigers haven't been able to glide through the league schedule like they did in CUSA.More >>
  • Arkansas completes season sweep of Kentucky

    Arkansas completes season sweep of Kentucky

    Thursday, February 27 2014 11:40 PM EST2014-02-28 04:40:54 GMT
    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Coty Clarke scored seven points in overtime and Arkansas upset No. 17 Kentucky 71-67 on Thursday night to complete a season sweep.    Six weeks after Michael Qualls beat the WildcatsMore >>
    LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) - Coty Clarke scored seven points in overtime and Arkansas upset No. 17 Kentucky 71-67 on Thursday night to complete a season sweep.    Six weeks after Michael Qualls beat the WildcatsMore >>
  • Grizzlies beat depleted Lakers

    Grizzlies beat depleted Lakers

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 11:19 PM EST2014-02-27 04:19:31 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Courtney Lee scored 18 points, Marc Gasol had 14 points and 12 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies overcame a late 3-point shooting display by Los Angeles to beat the Lakers 108-103More >>
    The Memphis Grizzlies improve to 32-24 with a win over the Los Angeles Lakers.More >>
  • Grizzlies claim backup Point Guard Beno Udrih

    Grizzlies claim backup Point Guard Beno Udrih

    Wednesday, February 26 2014 6:30 PM EST2014-02-26 23:30:43 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - ESPN reports the Grizzlies claim former New York Knicks backup point guard Beno Udrih off waivers.Udrih averaged 5.6 points per game and 3.5 assists per game this season for the Knicks. UdrihMore >>
    ESPN reports the Grizzlies claim former New York Knicks backup point guard Beno Udrih off waivers.More >>
  • Vote Geron Johnson for GEICO Best of College Basketball

    Vote Geron Johnson for GEICO Best of College Basketball

    Monday, February 24 2014 10:35 PM EST2014-02-25 03:35:00 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Tigers senior guard Geron Johnson is up for GEICO's College Basketball Play of the Year.Tigers fans can vote for Geron by liking GEICO's Best of College Basketball Facebook Page and then votingMore >>
    VOTE for Memphis guard Geron Johnson in the GEICO College Basketball Play of the Year contest.More >>
  • AutoZone extends partnership with Liberty Bowl

    AutoZone extends partnership with Liberty Bowl

    Sunday, February 23 2014 10:10 AM EST2014-02-23 15:10:07 GMT
    The Liberty Bowl's sponsorship is set for the foreseeable future.  AutoZone announcing a 6-year extension to its' role of title sponsor for the winter classic.The Memphis-based Fortune 500 company is theMore >>
    The Liberty Bowl's sponsorship is set for the foreseeable future.  AutoZone announcing a 6-year extension to its role of title sponsor for the winter classic.More >>
  • Tigers clip Owls in Overtime

    Tigers clip Owls in Overtime

    Sunday, February 23 2014 12:59 AM EST2014-02-23 05:59:40 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Austin Nichols had 17 points, 12 rebounds and seven blocks on Saturday night as No. 22 Memphis beat Temple 82-79 in overtime. Quenton DeCosey scored 23 for Temple, but missedMore >>
    The Memphis Tigers beat Temple in Overtime.More >>
  • Grizzlies fall flat in Charlotte

    Grizzlies fall flat in Charlotte

    Saturday, February 22 2014 10:07 PM EST2014-02-23 03:07:58 GMT
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Kemba Walker scored 31 points and the Charlotte Bobcats won for the fourth time in five nights, defeating the Memphis Grizzlies 92-89 Saturday night.    Charlotte is 4-0 since theMore >>
    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Kemba Walker scored 31 points and the Charlotte Bobcats won for the fourth time in five nights, defeating the Memphis Grizzlies 92-89 Saturday night.    Charlotte is 4-0 since theMore >>
  • Arkansas gets 2nd road win

    Arkansas gets 2nd road win

    Saturday, February 22 2014 8:55 PM EST2014-02-23 01:55:27 GMT
    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Anthlon Bell scored a career-high 19 points to lead Arkansas to a 73-69 victory over Mississippi State on Saturday, its first win in Starkville in 14 years.    Arkansas (18-9,More >>
    STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) - Anthlon Bell scored a career-high 19 points to lead Arkansas to a 73-69 victory over Mississippi State on Saturday, its first win in Starkville in 14 years.    Arkansas (18-9,More >>
  • Texas A&M stuns Tennessee, again

    Texas A&M stuns Tennessee, again

    Saturday, February 22 2014 8:53 PM EST2014-02-23 01:53:35 GMT
    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Antwan Space sank a 3-pointer in overtime to lift Texas A&M to a 68-65 win over Tennessee on Saturday.    With the game tied at 65 in OT, Space got the ball with 8 secondsMore >>
    COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) - Antwan Space sank a 3-pointer in overtime to lift Texas A&M to a 68-65 win over Tennessee on Saturday.    With the game tied at 65 in OT, Space got the ball with 8 secondsMore >>
  • Ole Miss falls to #2 Florida

    Ole Miss falls to #2 Florida

    Saturday, February 22 2014 8:52 PM EST2014-02-23 01:52:08 GMT
    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Scottie Wilbekin scored 18 points, Michael Frazier II added 17 and No. 2 Florida rallied to beat Mississippi 75-71 on Saturday.The Gators (25-2, 14-0 Southeastern Conference) extendedMore >>
    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Scottie Wilbekin scored 18 points, Michael Frazier II added 17 and No. 2 Florida rallied to beat Mississippi 75-71 on Saturday.The Gators (25-2, 14-0 Southeastern Conference) extendedMore >>
  • Grizzlies beat rival Clippers 102-96

    Grizzlies beat rival Clippers 102-96

    Friday, February 21 2014 11:26 PM EST2014-02-22 04:26:35 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Zach Randolph had 21 points and 11 rebounds, Marc Gasol added 17 points and 10 rebounds, and the Memphis Grizzlies held on for a 102-96 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers onMore >>
    The Grizzlies beat the rival Los Angeles Clippers 102-96. Memphis is 31-23 on the season.More >>
  • Memphis Grizzlies' James Johnson talks neck tattoos

    Memphis Grizzlies' James Johnson talks neck tattoos

    Friday, February 21 2014 6:05 PM EST2014-02-21 23:05:42 GMT
    (WMC - TV) - They say never judge a book by its cover or in Grizzlies star James Johnson's case, his tattoo.  "I knew every time I looked in the mirror, I wanted to remind myself who I'm for it for," saidMore >>
    They say never judge a book by its cover, or in the case of James Johnson, Memphis Grizzly, his tattoo.More >>
  • Tigers basketball completes sweep of Rutgers

    Tigers basketball completes sweep of Rutgers

    Thursday, February 20 2014 11:53 PM EST2014-02-21 04:53:48 GMT
    PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) - Memphis coach Josh Pastner is not taking his latest 20-win season for granted.    "It's not a birthright, it is a special thing," Pastner said after the 22nd-ranked Tigers beatMore >>
    Memphis coach Josh Pastner is not taking his latest 20-win season for granted.   
    More >>
  • Trade deadline passes, Grizzlies hold tight

    Trade deadline passes, Grizzlies hold tight

    Thursday, February 20 2014 11:53 PM EST2014-02-21 04:53:32 GMT
    If you were holding your breath on that proposed Memphis Grizzlies Trade of Tony Allen and Tayshaun Prince to the Timberwolves...you can exhale now.The NBA Trade deadline has come and gone, and both areMore >>
    If you were holding your breath on that proposed Memphis Grizzlies Trade of Tony Allen and Tayshaun Prince to the Timberwolves ... you can exhale now.More >>
  • Tenn. trainer helps Noelle Pikus-Pace on journey to silver

    Tenn. trainer helps Noelle Pikus-Pace on journey to silver

    Wednesday, February 19 2014 5:11 PM EST2014-02-19 22:11:10 GMT
    (WMC-TV) – She is a wife and mother of two with ties to Tennessee. Now, Noelle Pikus-Pace is an Olympic medalist. She won a silver medal in skeleton last week -- but she says she could not have done itMore >>
    She is a wife and mother of two with ties to Tennessee. Now, Noelle Pikus-Pace is an Olympic medalist. She won a silver medal in skeleton last week -- but she says she could not have done it without her family by her side every step, or slide, of the way.More >>
  • Grizzlies close out Knicks 98-93

    Grizzlies close out Knicks 98-93

    Wednesday, February 19 2014 12:03 AM EST2014-02-19 05:03:18 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Mike Conley scored 22 points in his return after missing seven games with an ankle injury, Mike Miller added a season-high 19 and the Memphis Grizzlies weathered New York's second-halfMore >>
    The Memphis Grizzlies beat the New York Knicks 98-93 at home.More >>
  • Reports: Grizzlies exploring potentially trading Prince, Allen

    Reports: Grizzlies exploring potentially trading Prince, Allen

    Tuesday, February 18 2014 12:09 AM EST2014-02-18 05:09:42 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Yahoo! Sports NBA reporter Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Memphis Grizzlies and Minnesota Timberwolves are discussing a trade involving moving Tayshaun Prince for small forward ChaseMore >>
    Yahoo! Sports NBA reporter Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Memphis Grizzlies and Minnesota Timberwolves are discussing a trade involving moving Tayshaun Prince for small forward Chase Budinger.

    Wojnarowski is also reporting the deal could be potentially expanded to include Tony Allen and Timberwolves backup Point Guard J.J. Barea.
    More >>
  • Grizzlies injury update after all-star break

    Grizzlies injury update after all-star break

    Monday, February 17 2014 8:46 PM EST2014-02-18 01:46:56 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Grizzlies ended the first portion of the 2013-14 season down three starters, as Mike Conley, Tony Allen and Marc Gasol were all injured as the break hit.Coming back from the All-Star Break,More >>
    Three Grizzlies starters are working their way back from injuries after the All-Star Break, full details on Conley, Gasol and Tony Allen.
    More >>
  • Collierville cheer team takes national title

    Collierville cheer team takes national title

    Saturday, February 15 2014 5:11 PM EST2014-02-15 22:11:38 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Schilling Farms Middle School's cheer squad just took the national title. This is a first for the team, but they overcame a lot to make Schilling Farms history. According to a parent, just beforeMore >>
    Schilling Farms Middle School's cheer squad just took the national title. This is a first for the team, but they overcame a lot to make Schilling Farms history.More >>
  • UConn beats Memphis in overtime

    UConn beats Memphis in overtime

    Saturday, February 15 2014 5:00 PM EST2014-02-15 22:00:20 GMT
    (AP) - HARTFORD, Conn. -- There are plenty of great guard tandems in the American Athletic Conference. UConn made a case Saturday that it might have the best. Shabazz Napier scored a career-high 34 pointsMore >>
    #20 Memphis falls to 19-6 after 86-81 overtime road loss to #24 UConn.
    More >>
  • Collierville native, Super Bowl champ visits middle school

    Collierville native, Super Bowl champ visits middle school

    Friday, February 14 2014 4:39 PM EST2014-02-14 21:39:30 GMT
    (WMC-TV) – Collierville native and Super Bowl champ Morgan Cox thrilled students at Schilling Farms Middle School Friday. He and his wife paid the school a visit as part of the NFL's Fuel up to Play 60More >>
    Collierville native and Super Bowl champ Morgan Cox thrilled students at Schilling Farms Middle School Friday.More >>
  • Dominic Woodson suspended indefinitely

    Dominic Woodson suspended indefinitely

    Thursday, February 13 2014 9:57 PM EST2014-02-14 02:57:22 GMT
    Memphis Tigers basketball coach Pastner has suspended big man Dominic Woodson *indefinitely* and Woodson will NOT travel with the team to Saturday's contest at #24 Uconn.    Pastner saying the freshmanMore >>
    Memphis Tigers basketball coach Pastner has suspended big man Dominic Woodson indefinitely and Woodson will not travel with the team to Saturday's contest at #24 Uconn.More >>
  • Tigers survive surge from UCF

    Tigers survive surge from UCF

    Thursday, February 13 2014 12:17 AM EST2014-02-13 05:17:35 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Joe Jackson scored 18 points and Shaq Goodwin added 14 as No. 20 Memphis used a late second half rally to defeat Central Florida 76-70 on Wednesday night.    The Tigers (19-5, 8-3More >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Joe Jackson scored 18 points and Shaq Goodwin added 14 as No. 20 Memphis used a late second half rally to defeat Central Florida 76-70 on Wednesday night.    The Tigers (19-5, 8-3More >>
  • #20 Memphis Tigers survive UCF 76-70

    #20 Memphis Tigers survive UCF 76-70

    Wednesday, February 12 2014 11:55 PM EST2014-02-13 04:55:07 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Joe Jackson scored 18 points and Shaq Goodwin added 14 as No. 20 Memphis used a late second half rally to defeat Central Florida 76-70 on Wednesday night. The Tigers (19-5, 8-3More >>
    Joe Jackson scored 18 points and Shaq Goodwin added 14 as No. 20 Memphis used a late second half rally to defeat Central Florida 76-70 on Wednesday night.More >>
  • Grizzlies finish 29-23 before All-Star Break with win over Orlando

    Grizzlies finish 29-23 before All-Star Break with win over Orlando

    Wednesday, February 12 2014 11:47 PM EST2014-02-13 04:47:38 GMT
    (AP) - ORLANDO, Fla. -- The Memphis Grizzlies have a magic number when it comes to making the playoffs -- and they hit it on Wednesday night. Zach Randolph had 20 points, Courtney Lee added 17 and theMore >>
    The Memphis Grizzlies have a magic number when it comes to making the playoffs.More >>
  • AAC announces Intra league schedule

    AAC announces Intra league schedule

    Wednesday, February 12 2014 6:13 PM EST2014-02-12 23:13:25 GMT
    The University of Memphis football team will play 8 league games in the coming season-four at home and four on the road.  The AAC announcing it's intra conference schedule, with Memphis set to host Uconn,More >>
    The University of Memphis football team will play 8 league games in the coming season-four at home and four on the road.  The AAC announcing it's intra conference schedule, with Memphis set to host Uconn,More >>
  • Grizzlies survive late Wizards run to win 92-89

    Grizzlies survive late Wizards run to win 92-89

    Tuesday, February 11 2014 11:34 PM EST2014-02-12 04:34:31 GMT
    (AP) - MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Nick Calathes and Marc Gasol scored 18 points each, and the Memphis Grizzlies survived a career-best 37 points from Washington's Bradley Beal to defeat the Wizards 92-89 on TuesdayMore >>
    Nick Calathes and Marc Gasol scored 18 points each, and the Memphis Grizzlies survived a career-best 37 points from Washington's Bradley Beal to defeat the Wizards 92-89 on Tuesday night.More >>
  • Equestrian team with special needs rider will go onto national competition

    Equestrian team with special needs rider will go onto national competition

    Monday, February 10 2014 7:02 PM EST2014-02-11 00:02:02 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - For many young women riding is a way of life, but building a grand entry team from scratch takes more than just a love of horses. A Mid-South equestrian team will soon gear up to compete onMore >>
    For many young women riding is a way of life, but building a grand entry team from scratch takes more than just a love of horses.More >>
  • Memphis Tigers women fall to Temple 64-51

    Memphis Tigers women fall to Temple 64-51

    Monday, February 10 2014 12:00 AM EST2014-02-10 05:00:39 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - The Memphis Tigers women's basketball team couldn't overcome a big first-half Temple lead and fell 64-51 to the Owls Sunday.Ariel Hearn led the Tigers with 22 points (8-17 FG) and continuesMore >>
    The Memphis Tigers women's basketball team couldn't overcome a big first-half Temple lead and fell 64-51 to the Owls Sunday.More >>
  • Grizzlies lose 91-83 to struggling Cavs

    Grizzlies lose 91-83 to struggling Cavs

    Sunday, February 9 2014 11:56 PM EST2014-02-10 04:56:00 GMT
    (AP) CLEVELAND -- Interim general manager David Griffin said before the Cavaliers' game Sunday night that he'd like to see a few more smiles from his team. Following Cleveland's 91-83 overtime win overMore >>
    The Memphis Grizzlies fall 91-83 to the Cleveland Cavaliers.More >>
  • Hundreds pack into FedExForum for Tigers vs. Bulldogs game

    Hundreds pack into FedExForum for Tigers vs. Bulldogs game

    Sunday, February 9 2014 12:28 AM EST2014-02-09 05:28:07 GMT
    (WMC-TV) - Some college students waited as early as Friday night to wait in line to take part of ESPN's College GameDay at the FedExForum Saturday.  Now, among other fans, they wait to watch the TigersMore >>
    Some college students waited as early as Friday night to wait in line to take part of ESPN's College GameDay at the FedExForum Saturday. Now, among other fans, they wait to watch the Tigers take on the Bulldogs in one of the biggest Memphis games this year.
    More >>
  • 'Gameday' win for Tigers over Gonzaga

    'Gamdday' win for Tigers over Gonzaga

    Sunday, February 9 2014 12:13 AM EST2014-02-09 05:13:51 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Chris Crawford and Michael Dixon Jr. both had 11 points, and No. 24 Memphis scored the final 10 of the game to defeat 23rd-ranked Gonzaga 60-54 on Saturday night.    Dixon's layupMore >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Chris Crawford and Michael Dixon Jr. both had 11 points, and No. 24 Memphis scored the final 10 of the game to defeat 23rd-ranked Gonzaga 60-54 on Saturday night.    Dixon's layupMore >>
  • Ole Miss survive scare against Mizzou

    Ole Miss survive scare against Mizzou

    Saturday, February 8 2014 8:40 PM EST2014-02-09 01:40:19 GMT
    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Marshall Henderson scored 29 points and Mississippi survived a 3-point attempt at the buzzer Saturday to defeat Missouri 91-88.    Henderson hit 8 of 15 from 3-point range and addedMore >>
    OXFORD, Miss. (AP) - Marshall Henderson scored 29 points and Mississippi survived a 3-point attempt at the buzzer Saturday to defeat Missouri 91-88.    Henderson hit 8 of 15 from 3-point range and addedMore >>
  • Grizzlies find swagger; down Golden State

    Grizzlies find swagger; down Golden State

    Saturday, November 9 2013 11:01 PM EST2013-11-10 04:01:36 GMT
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Zach Randolph had 23 points and 11 rebounds, six Memphis players reached double figures and the Grizzlies defeated the Golden State Warriors 108-90 on Saturday night.    Mike ConleyMore >>
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Zach Randolph had 23 points and 11 rebounds, six Memphis players reached double figures and the Grizzlies defeated the Golden State Warriors 108-90 on Saturday night.    Mike ConleyMore >>
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