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2018 Schedule
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Who will be Day 2's biggest steal? (1:50)
Iowa State dispatches Memphis in Liberty Bowl (0:37)

Iowa State edges No. 19 Memphis 21-20 in Liberty Bowl

Allen Lazard tied a Liberty Bowl record with 10 catches and put Iowa State ahead with a remarkable 5-yard touchdown reception in the third quarter Saturday, and the Cyclones beat No. 19 Memphis 21-20 on the Tigers' home field.

Campbell proud to send out seniors with a win (0:56)
Lazard sets Liberty Bowl record with 10 receptions (1:12)
Lanning after Cyclones' Liberty Bowl victory (1:35)
Lazard works tip drill to perfection for Iowa State TD (0:56)
Campbell impressed with his defense in first half (0:45)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Texas A&M is hiring Memphis' Darrell Dickey as offensive coordinator. Dickey, 58, spent this past season as Memphis' OC -- his second stint in the position -- and also held the coordinator title at Texas State, New Mexico, Utah State and SMU. He went 42-64 in nine seasons as North Texas' head coach and returns to the SEC for the first time since 1993, when he coached LSU's tight ends.

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Norvell inks contract extension with Memphis

Mike Norvell, who had been a candidate for Arkansas' coaching vacancy and had been discussed for openings at both Florida and Ole Miss, has signed a contract extension to stay at Memphis.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

I just spoke with Memphis AD Tom Bowen, who is understandably thrilled about the new contract extension signed today with coach Mike Norvell, who is 18-7 in two seasons. The details haven't been released yet, but Memphis has been working on the agreement since September, anticipating that several SEC schools would pursue Norvell.

UCF clinches perfect season in wild 2OT win (2:43)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

A fun first half in Orlando as Memphis leads 31-24. The teams have combined for 865 yards (UCF has a 443-422 edge). The Knights have committed three turnovers, though, after winning the turnover edge 4-1 in the teams' first meeting (a 40-13 UCF victory)

Bill Palladino ESPN 

Todd McShay breaks down Memphis QB Riley Ferguson ahead of the AAC Championship game. 20 Memphis vs 14 UCF for a spot in the NY6 at noon ET, Saturday on ABC.

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Auburn, Wisconsin debut in CFP; Clemson first

Defending champion Clemson is back at No. 1 in the College Football Playoff rankings ahead of Oklahoma at No. 3 and CFP newcomers Auburn (No. 2) and Wisconsin (No. 4).

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College football bowl projections: Memphis

One of our experts expects the Tigers to stay home and face off against a Big 12 opponent, while the other sees Memphis traveling to Texas for a matchup with a Conference USA foe.

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Memphis showcases offense in rout of ECU

Memphis racked up 70 points in Saturday's win over East Carolina, tied for the second most in a single game in school history. The Tigers have scored at least 70 points in a game three times in two seasons under Mike Norvell after doing so once in program history before his arrival.

Memphis cruises to 49-0 halftime lead in rout (0:49)

No. 17 Memphis dominates East Carolina with 70-13 victory

Riley Ferguson threw for three touchdowns and Darrell Henderson scored twice and rushed for 122 yards as No. 17 Memphis dominated East Carolina 70-13 on Saturday in a tuneup for the American Athletic Conference championship game.

Taylor dashes 60 yards for Memphis TD (0:19)

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