Tigers edge Golden Eagles

Tigers edge Golden Eagles

Martin Hankins hit Carlos Singleton on a 52-yard scoring pass with 1:04 to play in Week 11, leading the Memphis Tigers to a 29-26 win over the Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles at M.M. Roberts Stadium.

The Tigers were 16.5-point road underdogs, and the 54 points scored were UNDER the posted total of 59.5.

Hankins was 35-for-48 for 396 yards and four touchdowns for the Tigers.

Damion Fletcher became the third player in Southern Mississpi history to rush for over 1,000 yards in consecutive seasons.