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!

  • Tigers Win Inaugural Curlin Cup!
    The Tigers took the Curlin Cup in a great match with CBU Saturday October 30th. The score was 39-7, but that score does not reflect the intensity of the match. Both teams fought hard to the final whistle. There were plenty of powerful runs and powerful tackles. The Tiger scores came mainly from flashy exciting […]
  • Ole Miss Match Moved to 11:00am
    The Ole Miss team requested that we start at 11:00 so they could get back to watch their football team’s contest against LSU. So…. bring out a chair tomorrow at 11:00am (Saturday, 10/23), and a cup of coffee to watch the Tigers take on Ole Miss. This rivalry has continued with the Tigers on top […]
  • Introducing the “Curlin Cup”
    Memphis and CBU inaugurate a cup to mark their annual rugby fixture.  The sport of rugby has a fine tradition of naming special matches after cups, such as the Bledisloe Cup and the Webb Ellis Cup.  In that tradition, the Curlin Cup is born.  The Curlin cup is named after Zach Curlin.  A graduate from […]
  • Alumni Weekend – Open Letter From Coach Williams
    Dear Rugby Alumni: Ok this is the last alumni weekend email you will get from me as we have just about run out of time for everyone to clear their weekend calendar and concentrate on all of the alumni events taking place this weekend. 1.         First event is the social soiree/catch up with everyone this […]