About Phil Stukenborg
BiographyPhil Stukenborg joined The Commercial Appeal in 1983. He has written about high school, college and professional sports in the Mid-South, spending time as the beat writer for Ole Miss, Arkansas and the University of Memphis athletics. He has directed the coverage of the city's annual Association of Tennis Professionals tournament at The Racquet Club and regularly covered the city's Professional Golf Association event at the Tournament Players Club at Southwind. He was honored by the Memphis Chapter of the National Football Foundation and College Hall of Fame in 2004 with its Contribution to Amateur Football Award and by the All-American Football Foundation in 2001 with the Jim Murray Outstanding Sportswriter Award. He is married to the former Rebecca Callicutt and they have three children.
- Tiger football reporter
10/09/2007 - current
U of M notebook: Wilson, former star for Tigers and Bartlett, impressing Cardinals in minors
Published 07/10/2014 at 10:05 a.m.
Jacob Wilson's ascent through St. Louis system slowed only by injury.
Phil Stukenborg's Tiger Football Insider: NCAA trial raises troubling numbers for Tigers, AAC teams
Published 07/09/2014 at 4:28 p.m.
"Haves" from SEC would gain even more on "have nots" from AAC if athletes got to share in TV revenues.
Ex-Tiger Gostkowski in swing of things at AutoZone Liberty Bowl Golf Classic
Published 06/30/2014 at 6:04 p.m.
Liberty Bowl golf tournament will feature former college football stars and coaches.
AutoZone Liberty Bowl to be played this year on Dec. 29 at 1 p.m.
Updated 06/29/2014 at 10:39 a.m.
The 56th AutoZone Liberty Bowl — the first played under a new contract placing a Southeastern Conference school versus one from the Big 12 — will kickoff a few days and a few hours earlier than normal.
Mississippi prep quarterback commits to University of Memphis
Updated 06/25/2014 at 5:53 p.m.
QB is sixth verbal commitment of the 2015 class for Tigers.
Memphian Shaun Micheel would like to see golf career follow fundraiser's momentum
Updated 06/24/2014 at 12:09 a.m.
Shaun Micheel hosts annual Make-A-Wish golf classic at TPC Southwind with concerns about his own future in the sport.
Sean Tuohy: Ole Miss plan for Tuohy Basketball Center 'incredibly special'
Updated 06/19/2014 at 6:06 p.m.
College Board documents reveal plan to honor prominent Memphians for contributions to Ole Miss.
Ex-University of Memphis women's golfer making U.S. Open debut
Published 06/18/2014 at 6:57 p.m.
Ex-U of M golfer Marissa Steen to make U.S. Open debut.
PHIL STUKENBORG'S TIGER INSIDER: Program enjoys stability, and not just at QB
Published 06/18/2014 at 2:27 p.m.
The staff, roster, schedules are stable, and the Tigers will welcome a Nebraska transfer this summer.
NCAA track finals open with five University of Memphis competitors
Updated 06/10/2014 at 5:45 p.m.
Memphis sends five athletes to NCAA Track championships
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