Tigers thought they mastered the art of winning close games, until now

By , Daily Memphian Updated: October 11, 2021 8:29 PM CT | Published: October 11, 2021 8:28 PM CT
<strong>University of Memphis receiver Calvin Austin III (4) scrambles for a first down while being chased by University of Texas San Antonio safety Rashad Wisdom during the Sept. 25 game at the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium.</strong> (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

University of Memphis receiver Calvin Austin III (4) scrambles for a first down while being chased by University of Texas San Antonio safety Rashad Wisdom during the Sept. 25 game at the Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium. (Patrick Lantrip/Daily Memphian)

Memphis won 80% of its one-possession games in the past two seasons, but is 2-3 in such games this year. 

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Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner II

Frank Bonner originally is from Indiana but comes to Memphis by way of Tulsa, Oklahoma. He spent the past two years writing for the Tulsa World covering Oklahoma State University athletics. He credits his early writing experience to his days as a high school sports reporter for the Republic Newspaper in Columbus, Indiana, and various internships, including at the NCAA and USA Basketball. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in journalism from Indiana University and his Master’s degree in Sports Journalism from IUPUI in Indianapolis.


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