University of Memphis head football coach Mike Norvell has hired Scott Symons as an inside linebackers coach, it was announced Friday. Symons has spent the past four seasons at West Georgia.

Mike Parks and Jeremiah Martin had the UConn Huskies seeing double-doubles Tuesday night at FedExForum.

Parks and Martin finished with their first double-doubles of the season to lead the Tigers to a 73-49 American Athletic Conference victory, the U of M's fourth straight win in league play.

For Jeremiah Martin, one career-high performance deserved another.

Three days after scoring a career-high 28 points in a win over Tulsa, Martin, the University of Memphis's junior guard, dropped in 31 points to set a new mark and lead the Tigers to a 96-89 American Athletic Conference victory over Tulane. Martin's effort helped the U of M to improve to 11-6 overall and 2-2 in AAC play.

Junior guard Jeremiah Martin had 24 points and seven assists, freshman guard Jamal Johnson added 18 points and junior Kyvon Davenport scored 15 to lead the University of Memphis to its third straight win, a 90-72 victory over Bryant Saturday at FedExForum in the Houzz Gotham Classic Presented by TicketIQ.

The University of Memphis baseball team will play 31 home games and open its 2018 season with a weekend home series against Western Kentucky, head coach Daron Schoenrock announced Friday. Opening weekend at FedExPark will be February 16-18 against the Hilltoppers.