2017 ScheduleAll times ET

2017 Schedule
6-1, 1st in American Athletic - West
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Memphis uses strong second half to rally past Houston (1:04)
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Ware: Riley Ferguson transformed into finisher in second half (2:22)
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Miller: 'We knew we could win' (1:24)
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Ferguson on comeback win: 'It was a roller coaster' (0:46)
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Norvell: 'It wasn't pretty at all times' (1:07)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

A great comeback by Memphis at Houston. Riley Ferguson does it again with 471 pass yards and five second-half touchdown drives, and freshman cornerback T.J. Carter records two takeaways in the final two minutes. After being blanked in the first half, Memphis now has control of the AAC West. Mike Norvell's team now has four wins by single digits.

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Dykes scores go-ahead touchdown for Memphis (0:23)
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Taylor Jr. scores fourth TD as Memphis pulls within three (0:19)
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Memphis takes advantage of Houston turnover (0:20)
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Postma gets stripped sacked, Memphis recovers (0:20)
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Tigers score on three plays (0:17)
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Pollard scampers for 93-yard kickoff return (0:34)
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Taylor Jr. bullies his way into the end zone for first Memphis TD (0:20)
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Houston needs to keep momentum from first half (0:25)
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Norvell has 'total faith' in how Memphis will respond in second half (0:34)
ESPN Stats and Information

No. 25 Memphis road dogs against Houston

Houston is a three-point favorite hosting Memphis on Thursday (8 p.m. ET, ESPN/ESPN App). Memphis QB Riley Ferguson has thrown at least six TDs in two games this season; the rest of the FBS has done it five times. Houston has won six straight against ranked opponents.

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Scott Matthews ESPN Producer 

Laura Rutledge checks in on Houston's players taking a break with some wiffle ball the day before their AAC showdown with Memphis (Thursday 8 ET on ESPN).

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Ferguson and Miller connect for 2nd TD (0:25)
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Navy scores on QB keeper (0:18)
ESPN Stats & Information

Can Tigers stop Navy's rushing attack?

ESPN's FPI projects Memphis to have a 67 percent chance to defeat No. 25 Navy on Saturday (3:45 p.m. ET on ESPNU/ESPN App). Navy leads the FBS with 414.2 rushing yards per game.

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Taking an inside look at Memphis (1:43)

Team Stats

Passing Yards333.410th
Rushing Yards158.771st
Points For37.424th
Points Against34.4109th