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Memphis Tigers football
AmericanFootball current event.svg 2019 Memphis Tigers
Memphis Tigers NCAA-AAC-Memphis Tigers silver helmet
First season 1912
Head coach Mike Norvell
3rd year, 26–14 (.650)
Home stadium [[Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium]]
Year built 1965
Stadium capacity 62,380
Stadium surface Field Turf
Location Memphis, Tennessee, U.S.
Conference American Athletic Conference
Division West
Past conferences Mississippi Valley Conference (1928–1934)
SIAA (1935–1941)
Missouri Valley (1968–1973)
C-USA (1995–2013)
All-time history
Template:Memphis Tigers football history
All-time record 455–507–33 (.474)
Postseason bowl record 5–7 (.417)
Claimed national titles None
Conference titles 5 (1 SIAA, 3 MVC, 1 AAC)
Rivalries Arkansas State (rivalry)
Louisville (rivalry)
Ole Miss (rivalry)
Southern Miss (rivalry)
Current uniform
NCAA-Memphis Tigers 2019 jerseys
Colors Blue[1] and Grey[1]

             


Fight song Go Tigers Go
Mascot Pouncer
TOM III (Live tiger)
Marching band Mighty Sound of the South
Outfitter Nike
Website gotigersgo.com
The Memphis Tigers football team represents the University of Memphis located in Memphis, Tennessee. Prior to July 1, 1994, the school was known as Memphis State University.

The Tigers are a member of the FBS American Athletic Conference, which they joined in 2014. From 1995 to 2013, Memphis was a member of Conference USA.

The Tigers play their home games at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis and are currently coached by (as of 2019) Mike Norvell, who began his tenure in 2016.

Since their inaugural season in 1912, the Memphis Tigers have won over 450 games and appeared in nine bowl games. The program has also claimed five conference championships with the most recent coming in 2014.


Conference affiliationsEdit

ChampionshipsEdit

Conference championshipsEdit

Year Conference Head Coach Record Conference Record
1938 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Association Allyn McKeen 10–0 7–0
1968 Missouri Valley Conference Billy J. Murphy 6–4 4–0
1969 Missouri Valley Conference Billy J. Murphy 8–2 4–0
1971† Missouri Valley Conference Billy J. Murphy 5–6 2–1
2014† American Athletic Conference Justin Fuente 10–3 7–1

† Co-champions

Divisional championshipsEdit

Division Championship game appearances
Season Division Head Coach Conf Record Overall Record Opponent CG result
2017 AAC West Mike Norvell 7–1 10–3 UCF Knights L 55–622OT
2018 AAC West Mike Norvell 5–3 8–5 UCF Knights L 41–56

Logos/Helmets/JerseysEdit

Image galleryEdit

SeasonsEdit

2010sEdit

Season Coach Record
2019 Mike Norvell
2018 Mike Norvell 8-6
2017 Mike Norvell 10-3
2016 Mike Norvell 8-5
2015 Justin Fuente; Darrell Dickey 9-4
2014 Justin Fuente 10-3
2013 Justin Fuente 3-9
2012 Justin Fuente 4-8
2011 Larry Porter 2-10
2010 Larry Porter 1-11

2000sEdit

Season Coach Record
2009 Tommy West 2-10
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000

1990sEdit

Season Coach Record
1999
1998
1997
1996 Rip Scherer 4-7
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990

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