About David Williams
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- Sports Content Editor
10/09/2007 - current
David Williams: A Grizzlies primer, for those late to the party
Published 04/18/2014 at 8:28 a.m.
One big reason so many Memphians really love this team – live and die with it – is because it’s so Memphis. It’s the personification of the place, an underdog team for an underdog city.
David Williams: Josh Pastner vs. George Washington -- a tale of the tape
Published 03/20/2014 at 8 a.m.
The Father of our Country and the Tigers' coach have much in common -- integrity, character, and a propensity for the occasional bad loss.
David Williams: Getting ready for Memphis-UConn in three easy steps
Published 03/13/2014 at 2:46 p.m.
Why it's hard to beat a team three times in a season (unless it's not).
Courtside tackles and foul-line heartbreak: 5 classics in the Memphis-Louisville basketball rivalry
Published 02/28/2014 at 10 a.m.
Banner days and raucous nights in that rivalry for the ages, Tigers vs. Cardinals.
David Williams: So, did you hear the NBA rumor about ... oh, of course, you did
Published 02/27/2014 at 10:43 a.m.
Ah, those sweet nothings, those NBA rumors that entertain us, even if they'll never come to pass.
David Williams: Taking the pulse (well, sorta) of Tigers and Grizzlies fans
Published 02/21/2014 at 12:24 p.m.
Readers react to the Tigers' underwhelming win at Rutgers, and the state of the Grizzlies.
David Williams: The greatest play in Tigers basketball history?
Published 02/12/2014 at 11 a.m.
Where will Joe Jackson's block rank in Tiger history? It depends on whether it changed the course of one game, or the rest of the season.
David Williams: Griz, Tigers and some knights jousting (Your guide to the big sports weekend)
Published 01/31/2014 at 12:52 p.m.
Big conference road game for the Tigers, a back-to-back for the Griz, and searching for something to watch on Sunday.
David Williams: Top Tiger, and 10 things we've learned
Published 01/27/2014 at 9 a.m.
Slick, Skip and other snubs -- notes from our Top Tiger tournament.
David Williams: Tiger Nation? Griz Nation? Nah, these teams live in Procrastination
Published 01/22/2014 at 9 a.m.
Tigers, Grizzlies are seeking a sense of urgency, but that just may not be how they roll.
Tiger basketball coach may be one of the best 'good jobs' in the country — unless it's one of the worst
Published 03/09/2014 at 5:38 p.m.
University of Memphis basketball coach is one of the “good jobs” of college basketball. That’s a given, right?
Top Tiger: Our readers vote Larry Finch No. 1 all-time University of Memphis basketball player
Published 01/31/2014 at noon
Larry Finch, the homegrown legend who led the Tigers to the 1973 national-championship game, is the winner of our Top Tiger tournament.
David Williams: Lee vs. Finch -- a Top Tiger tale of the tape
Published 01/30/2014 at 8 a.m.
So who will it be for Top Tiger? The skinny big man or the shooting guard they called 'Little Tubby'?
Top Tiger: Who is the University of Memphis' best basketball player ever? Help us decide
Published 01/17/2014 at midnight
Who’s the best University of Memphis basketball player of all time? We had so much fun arguing among ourselves that we decided to let readers join the fun.
Fightin' Words: Veazey, Williams debate old notions about Ole Miss
Published 11/13/2013 at 6 a.m.
With facilities among the nation's best and highly ranked recruiting classes, is it time to reconsider what's possible in Oxford?
Bud Adams, Memphis was an ill-fated match
Published 10/21/2013 at 4 p.m.
The late owner of Titans wasn't able to win the hearts of 'Memphanites' during the team's brief stay in the Liberty Bowl.
What's up with those Grizzlies-Hollins "philosophical differences"? -- and other burning questions
Published 06/05/2013 at 4:01 p.m.
On Hollins' radio tour, Joerger's coach-in-waiting status, and more -- we asked, beat reporter Ronald Tillery answered.
After University of Memphis loses at Xavier, Tigers take lumps in national perception
Published 02/27/2013 at 1:40 p.m.
CBSSports.com's Goodman says U of M blew a chance to "show it could beat a real team."
David Williams: Fair or not, Rudy Gay is the Grizzlies' fall guy
Published 05/20/2012 at midnight
A week later, you can't have a conversation with another Memphian without hearing it: the Grizzlies need to get rid of Rudy Gay.
Sunday best: Brain candy for inquisitive sports fans
Published 09/11/2011 at midnight
What a week, huh? From the conference realignment saga to the probation -- sort of -- for a prominent local prep football team, to the resumption of talks aimed at ending the NBA lockout, there's been plenty of news.
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