memphis memphis  /ˈmɛm fəs/


  1. (n) largest city of Tennessee; located in southwestern Tennessee on bluffs overlooking the Mississippi River
  2. (n) an ancient city of Egypt on the Nile (south of Cairo)


  1. Memphis brings back bad memories for Cronin

    The prospect of playing a conference tournament in Memphis, as UC will do next March when the inaugural American Athletic Conference tourney is held at FedEx Forum, brings back bad memories for UC coach Mick Cronin. Memphis is where national player of the year Kenyon Martin broke his leg against Saint Louis in the first ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  2. Memphis to host American Athletic Conference men's basketball tourney

    Memphis to host American Athletic Conference men's basketball tourney Houston Chronicle Copyright 2013 Houston Chronicle. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. Updated 11:58 am, Tuesday, June 11, 2013 The inaugural American Athletic Conference men's basketball tournament will be held at FedExForum in Memphis, Tenn., the league announced ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

  3. Memphis police suspend officer over KKK tweets

    The Memphis Police Department has suspended an officer for social media statements deriding the Ku Klux Klan.
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Fox News


  1. "I like being competitive before a major championship," Westwood said. "It boosts my confidence." "Obviously, the week (in Memphis) was draining with the temperature it gets to here, but because I've been to Pebble Beach (recently) and...
    on Jun 13, 2010 By: Lee Westwood Source: Memphis Commercial Appeal

  2. "You have to give credit to Memphis State," Howland said.
    on Apr 7, 2008 By: Ben Howland Source: The Birmingham News -

  3. "I'm always nervous," said Watson, who played the opening two rounds with one of his best friends, Boo Weekley. "US Open, John Deere, Memphis, it doesn't matter. I'm trying to get my first win. I was nervous in the practice rounds."
    on Jun 15, 2007 By: Bubba Watson Source: New York Times

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