The Southern Jaguars marched down the field on the game’s first possession to open a 7-0 lead over the Tigers, and trailed by just 10
Memphis started off hot, but couldn’t hold on to a 30-17 halftime lead falling 31-30 to UCF.
Tulane broke an 11-game losing streak to Memphis, winning in the series for the first time since 2000. Tulane gets a potential season-changing win after starting 1-3, while Memphis falls to 0-2 in the AAC after high expectations coming into the season.
Memphis travels to New Orleans to play Tulane with both teams looking for their first conference win.
Behind 5 TDs from Brady White and 233 rushing yards from Darrell Henderson, Memphis picked up its 2nd win of the season.
Memphis held a 21-9 lead early in the 4th quarter, but turnovers, questionable play-calling, and their inability to convert and 3rd down proved too much to overcome in the heartbreaking loss to Navy.