Tommy West fired as Memphis Tigers football coach

Tommy West has been fired as head coach of the University of Memphis football team, according to a source close to the situation.

Memphis athletic director R.C. Johnson told West in a meeting this morning.

The firing comes two days after Memphis lost to Tennessee, 56-28, dropping the team’s record to 2-7.

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11/9/09