Sandra Jackson, 1973 Miss Black Memphis

Memphian Sandra Jackson turns 60, recalls winning Miss Black Memphis in 1973

EDITOR'S NOTE: Sandra Jackson is quite knowledgeable about the intense basketball and football rivalries between Melrose and Hamilton High Schools. Good for her. Not only was Jackson a fixture on Hamilton’s majorette squad during her freshman year until her graduation from the school in 1973 … [Read More...]

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Memphis entrepreneur James Herndon making much noise through his clothing line

As the old saying goes, “Mom knows best.” In the case of James Herndon, given his continuous success as a rising entrepreneur, it’s safe to … [Read More...]

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Avid Cowboys fan with Memphis ties says wife ‘is the best thing to ever happen to me’

EDITOR’S NOTE: Memphis renowned Pastor Andrew Jackson, Sr. boarded a direct, same-day, round trip flight from Memphis to Dallas over the weekend. … [Read More...]

May 25, 2013; Memphis, TN, USA; Memphis Grizzlies shooting guard Tony Allen (9) Memphis Grizzlies point guard Mike Conley (11) Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) and Memphis Grizzlies power forward Zach Randolph (50) take a walk off the court in game three of the Western Conference finals of the 2013 NBA Playoffs against the San Antonio Spurs at FedEx Forum. San Antonio Spurs defeat the Memphis Grizzlies 104-93, and lead the series 3-0.  Mandatory Credit: Spruce Derden-USA TODAY Sports

2015 M Awards: Favorite Team

Now it is official. After years of spirited conversation, debate, and full fledged arguments we know which team runs Hoop City.  Memphis was  "Tiger … [Read More...]

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Playing Hurt Podcast: Top Memphis Grizzlies Moments From 2014-2015 Season

Join Cerrito Live producer CJ Hurt and Sports 56 producer and WUMR Sports DESK host Drew Barrett as they take you on a sports odyssey full of twists, turns, and a good time during Playing Hurt Podcast.

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Playing Hurt Podcast: Let’s Fix the University of Memphis Men’s Basketball Program

Join Cerrito Live producer CJ Hurt and Sports 56 producer and WUMR Sports DESK host Drew Barrett as they take you on a sports odyssey full of twists, turns, and a good time during Playing Hurt Podcast.

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5 Reasons Why The Big 12 Should Add The University Of Memphis

We might not have known who all would be involved, but we all knew conference expansion would pick back up some day.  Recent rumors have the Big 12 looking to add at least two more teams so that they can have a conference championship game and actually have “one true champion” (ignore this year’s PSA […]

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Preview: Ole Miss vs. Arkansas

When you and I last visited, I told you that Ole Miss would beat Auburn in a close game that came down to the last series. I was wrong. Auburn beat Ole Miss on the second to last series and broke all the hearts of the Rebel faithful in one tackle and fumble. Not only […]

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Thanks to Recent Coaching Hires SEC Basketball No Longer A Two Team League

When most fans think of the Southeastern Conference football immediately comes to mind, and justifiably so.  After all, the SEC did go on that seven consecutive year tear where they won seven straight BCS Championships from 2006-2012 .  Also, it seems like the mighty SEC always leads the other FBS conferences with ranked teams at the end […]

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Playing Hurt Podcast: Seven Wonders of Memphis

Join Cerrito Live producer CJ Hurt and Sports 56 producer and WUMR Sports DESK host Drew Barrett as they take you on a sports odyssey full of twists, turns, and a good time during Playing Hurt Podcast.