Welcome to University of Memphis Rugby

Subscribe to and check the site regularly to stay posted on your University of Memphis Rugby Club.  Tiger Rugby has a long tradition of athleticism and commitment to the game.  We are especially excited about reaching new goals this coming season.

Practice is open for any U of M students (or Southwest Tennessee Community College students) interested in a great time playing the best sport ever. Practice is located at Memorial Field on the main campus of the University of Memphis.  (Memorial Field is north of the Elma Roane Field House at 451 Zach Curlin Street, Memphis, Tennessee).  Practice runs from 4:00pm until 6:00pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  (Check the practice button for practice updates.)

Thanks for being a part of Tiger Rugby.  Go Tigers!

  • Tiger Rugby 2021 Fall Conference Season Set
    The Tiger fall season was recently published by Commissioner Bradley of the Southeastern Collegiate Rugby Conference (SCRC). The Tigers remain in the DII level so we can continue to compete with regional talents like Ole Miss and Mississippi State. You can view the schedule here.
  • Open Letter from Coach Steve Williams
    I wanted to finally get around to contacting the Tiger Rugby Alumni and see how everyone is doing. With covid around it has been a weird year for everyone especially the University of Memphis and the Tiger Rugby Team. Because of covid the University cancelled the fall season and rugby until further notice. There are […]
  • Coach White Letter to Tiger Rugby Nation
    Tiger Rugby Family and Friends,             First, I’d like to thank Dr. Cole, the Board of Directors along with the current player leadership group, for putting their trust in me while giving me the freedom to help grow the program.              Currently, we have around 15-25 players. Having spent the last three years as head […]
  • Blake White New Memphis Rugby Coach
    Memphis TN –10/7/2020 – The Tiger Rugby Foundation announces today that Blake White is taking over the helm as head coach at The University of Memphis.  He assumes the coaching duties as well as management of Tiger Rugby operations. Blake recently resigned as head coach of Arkansas State (ASU) where he led the Red Wolves […]