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Tune has TDs passing, rushing, No. 17 Houston beats Memphis

Nov. 20, 2021 02:14 AM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Clayton Tune threw for 264 yards and a touchdown and ran for another score as No. 17 Houston extended its winning streak to 10 games with a 31-13 victory over Memphis on Friday night. Tune tossed a 19-yard touchdown pass to Nathaniel Dell in the second...

No. 17 Houston looks to extend streak to 10 against Memphis

Nov. 18, 2021 14:55 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — No. 17 Houston has wrapped up a berth in the American Athletic Conference championship game, but that’s not where the Cougars’ focus is. Houston (9-1, 7-0 AAC) has a chance to finish conference play undefeated and extend its winning streak to 10 games...

No. 17 Houston looks to extend streak to 10 against Memphis

Nov. 18, 2021 14:10 PM EST

Memphis (5-5, 2-4 American Athletic Conference) at No. 17 Houston (9-1, 7-0, No. 24 CFP), Friday at 9 p.m. EST (ESPN2). Line: Houston by 8 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Houston leads 15-14 WHAT’S AT STAKE?...

Memphis holds off late rally from No. 23 SMU for 28-25 win

Nov. 06, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Seth Henigan threw for 392 yards and two touchdowns, and Memphis’ defense stymied No. 23 SMU in a 28-25 victory over the Mustangs on Saturday. Henigan, who missed last week’s loss to UCF with a right shoulder injury, completed 34 of 53 passes,...

No. 23 SMU visits Memphis eager to bounce back off 1st loss

Nov. 04, 2021 18:03 PM EDT

No. 23 SMU (7-1, 3-1 AAC) at Memphis (4-4, 1-3), Saturday at noon EDT (ESPNU). Line: SMU by 4 1/2, according to FanDuel Sportsbook. Series record: Memphis leads 9-4. WHAT’S AT STAKE? No. 23 SMU needs a win...

No. 23 SMU visits Memphis, aims to bounce back from 1st loss

Nov. 04, 2021 12:02 PM EDT

Coach Sonny Dykes believes his No. 23 SMU Mustangs are still in a good spot with plenty of time to rebound from their first loss and win the American Athletic Conference championship. That doesn't change the fact he wishes his Mustangs hadn’t kicked directly to a...

Memphis uses rally, unusual punt return to defeat Miss. St.

Sep. 18, 2021 22:00 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Calvin Austin scored three second-half touchdowns including a questionable 94-yard punt return in the fourth quarter as Memphis rallied for a 31-29 victory over Mississippi State on Saturday. The victory and Austin’s punt return were part of a...

Mississippi State represents Memphis' biggest test of season

Sep. 16, 2021 11:39 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Mississippi State Bulldogs are the only Power Five team on Memphis’ schedule this season, and Tigers coach Ryan Silverfield refuses to shy away from the importance of this game. “I can’t sit here and say: ‘It’s just like every other...