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 2020 Fall Season Cancelled
    The University of Memphis Rugby Team was informed on Friday, July 31, 2020 that their fall 15s season would not happen. There were a combination of issues that cancelled the season, all related to Covid-19. The University of Memphis club sports division exists under the authority of “clubs” at Memphis and clubs have been prohibited […]
  • 2020 Tiger Awards Presentation
    We honor our seniors, officers and Honor Roll players on Thursday, May 21 on a Facebook Live presentation at 7:00 pm. You will also find out who the new officers are and the future of Tiger Rugby. Make plans to check in at 7:00 on Thursday the 21st. We’ll see you on the web.
  • Tigers Achieve Academic Honor Roll
    It is with great pleasure that I announce that three Tigers have achieved a cumulative GPA above 3.5. These players will be recognized at the Virtual Tiger Awards Banquet, by USA Rugby and by the Southeastern Collegiate Rugby Conference for their achievements. The Tiger Honor Roll includes Alec Sisco – 2020 graduate and double major […]
  • Tigers Earn Badge Awards
    Several Memphis Tigers earned Tiger Badge Awards this year. The Badge is given to players who have completed a full year of play with the Tigers. Though the 2020 spring season was cut short, the leadership of the Tigers decided to award the Badge to those who started the spring and who were faithful until […]