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Recent articles by Evan:

Grizzlies 'Soul City Edition' uniforms honor Isaac Hayes, Stax Records

The black uniforms with gold lettering and turquoise trim will be unveiled during the 2020-21 season → Read More

How Memphis coach Ryan Silverfield is handling transfers, opt outs this season

12 players have left the team this season. Ryan Silverfield wasn't concerned but had thoughts with potential NCAA transfer legislation in 2021 → Read More

Grizzlies re-sign John Konchar to multi-year deal

John Konchar signed a reported four-year deal worth $9 million. → Read More

Memphis QB Brady White breaks school's all-time touchdown pass record

White's 82nd touchdown pass moves him ahead of Danny Wimprine on the school's all-time list → Read More

Live updates | Memphis football back on the field vs. Stephen F. Austin

Memphis football faces Stephen F. Austin today at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. → Read More

How to watch, livestream Memphis football vs. Stephen F. Austin

The Tigers will host Stephen F. Austin Saturday at 11 am → Read More

Memphis vs Stephen F. Austin football: 5 things to know for Saturday's game

What to know as the Tigers face Stephen F. Austin for the first time since 1959 → Read More

Memphis RB Kory Gainwell, younger brother of Kenneth Gainwell, enters transfer portal

Kenneth Gainwell's younger brother is the 11th Memphis player to transfer, opt out or take a leave of absence this season. → Read More

Memphis Zoo names baby giraffe after Grizzlies' Ja Morant

Ja Raffe was born Nov. 10 and currently stands 6-foot-3 just like the Grizzlies point guard → Read More

Memphis Football Podcast: Can offense get right vs. Stephen F. Austin?

The Tigers' offensive struggles, recruiting losses and vetting of QB Peter Parrish get discussed ahead of Saturday's game → Read More

Jaren Jackson Jr., Justise Winslow won't be ready for start of NBA season for Grizzlies

Both suffered injuries in Orlando and will need more time before resuming basketball activities → Read More

Grizzlies acquire draft rights to Desmond Bane in reported trade with Boston Celtics

The Celtics drafted Desmond Bane but the pick will be traded to the Grizzlies, per ESPN → Read More

Grizzlies to host Lakers, Warriors, Pelicans twice in 2020-21 NBA season

The Grizzlies will face seven teams twice at home during their 72-game schedule. → Read More

Three-star recruits Andrew Jones, Tyrell Raby decommit from Memphis football

Three-star recruits Andrew Jones and Tyrell Raby de-committed from Memphis. Both were two of the Tigers' highest-rated recruits in the 2021 class → Read More

UT Martin to host memorial for men's basketball coach Anthony Stewart

The memorial will be Sunday at 3 p.m. for Stewart, who died suddenly at 50 → Read More

Memphis football coach Ryan Silverfield stands behind vetting of QB Peter Parrish

According to USA Today, Parrish was suspended for one year by LSU after being accused of rape. Parrish denied the allegation through his attorney → Read More

There hasn't been great success with Memphis Grizzlies' second-round NBA Draft picks

Heading into the 2020 NBA Draft, Dillon Brooks has been the best second round pick the Grizzlies have acquired over the last 10 years. → Read More

UT Martin men's basketball coach Anthony Stewart dies at 50

Stewart, 50, coached at UT Martin for the past four seasons after serving as an assistant since 2014. → Read More

Memphis football receives 10 votes in this week's coaches poll

The Tigers lost two votes despite being off this week yet remain one of four AAC teams receiving votes in the coaches poll → Read More

FedExForum mandates face masks for Grizzlies, Tigers basketball games, will seat 20% capacity

FedExForum will also have 20% seating capacity but that could change pending directives from the Shelby County Health Department and NBA offices → Read More