Davenport heads into final Tiger home game with the loss of a close friend and teammate on his mind

By , Daily Memphian Updated: March 08, 2019 3:50 PM CT | Published: March 08, 2019 3:50 PM CT

As the Memphis Tigers seniors prepare for their last regular-season home game, Kyvon Davenport recalls the loss of his friend and teammate Karim Azab and how his death affected Davenport.


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Jonah Jordan

Jonah Jordan

Jonah Jordan was born and raised in Memphis, graduated from the University of Memphis and has covered the Memphis Tigers for three years. When he's not writing, he enjoys golfing and eating barbecue.


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