Trend Results : American Athletic Conference

Blog Post Results (1-20 of 255)


Wichita State set for debut in American Athletic Conference

Wichita State is ready for a tougher conference in the American Athletic        

No. 25 Navy seeks to remain unbeaten as it visits Memphis

No. 25 Navy seeks first 6-0 start since 1979 when it visits American Athletic Conference foe Memphis        

American Athletic Conference Preview: Welcome, Wichita State!

The American added a Final Four contender overnight. Who saw that coming?

AAC commissioner lauds schools for being open to unique revamp of schedule after storms

During a brief, calm moment following a chaotic few weeks, Mike Aresco took a walk in downtown Providence Saturday. The American Athletic Conference commissioner then returned to the league offices to catch a full slate of football games. Nearly three weeks after a pair of hurricanes devastated...

Hurricane Irma: AAC commissioner says cancelling UCF-Memphis game was right call

Once it became evident that Hurricane Irma would make a direct impact on the Central Florida area, officials from Memphis, UCF, and the American Athletic Conference made the decision to cancel Friday’s game. Conference commissioner Mike Aresco said the move was the ‘right thing to do’ with safety...

Hungry USF Bulls chase elusive conference championship

On the third page of this year’s USF football media guide sits a painful reminder of unfinished business the Bulls plan to address. This year’s American Athletic Conference Championship Game logo takes up three quarters of the page and sits right across from a photo of first-year coach Charlie...

Despite coaching changes, American Athletic Conference aims to stay in spotlight

TAMPA — As the American Athletic Conference gets set to embark on its fifth season, conference commissioner Mike Aresco knows this could be a pivotal year for his fledgling league. Nearly half of the teams in the AAC will feature a new head coach, including defending conference champion Temple....

AAC plan men’s basketball tourney at new Texas arena in ’20

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — The American Athletic Conference will hold its men’s basketball tournament in a new arena in North Texas in 2020. AAC Commissioner Mike Aresco announced Wednesday that Dickies Arena in Fort Worth has been selected to host the tournament for three years, starting in March 2020. That is only four months […]

AAC plan men's basketball tourney at new Texas arena in '20

The American Athletic Conference will hold its men's basketball tournament in a new arena in North Texas in 2020        

AAC's Mike Aresco talks league's success and Power 6 initiative

The American Athletic Conference wrapped up its football media days this week with commissioner Mike Aresco delivering his state of the union speech. In it, he outlined the league’s push to be included as part of the autonomous conferences like the ACC, Big Ten, Big 12, Pac-12 and SEC. Aresco sat...

The AAC really, really wants you to think of the Power 5 as a Power 6

The tweener league knows what it is, but also knows what it wants to be. NEWPORT, R.I. — If major college football has a middle class, the American Athletic Conference is in it all by itself, more or less. Financially and competitively, the Power 5 (the ACC, Big 12, Big Ten, Pac-12, and SEC) stand well above the Sun Belt, Conference USA, and the MAC. Show More Summary

American Athletic Conference Hopes to Remain a Cradle of Top Coaches

A rising league is banking on a new crop of leaders to help it close the gap against the power conferences.

American Athletic Conference to hold 2019 tourney in Memphis

American Athletic Conference will hold its 2019 men's basketball tournament at Memphis' FedEx Forum        

Viewing Picks for May 28, 2017

5 months agoSports : Awful Announcing

All Times Eastern College Baseball ACC Championship, Louisville Slugger Field, Louisville, KY Florida State vs. North Carolina — ESPN2, noon American Athletic Conference Championship, Spectrum Field, Clearwater, FL Houston vs. East Carolina — ESPNews, noon Big East Championship, TD Ameritrade Park, Omaha, NE St. Show More Summary

AAC players who could make an impact in 2017

USF’s Quinton Flowers was the top player in the American Athletic Conference after a record-setting performance last season. The Bulls quarterback is one of several players to keep an eye on in the AAC this upcoming season. D'Angelo Brewer, Tulsa, RB Tulsa finished with the third-best rushing...

American Athletic Conference semifinal and championship games moving to CBS in 2018

Selection Sunday on CBS is going to look a little different next March. The Big Ten moving its conference tournament up a week to play at Madison Square Garden has left CBS in need of a new lead-in to its annual NCAA tournament selection show. On Tuesday, we found out that the 2018 stand-in will be the American Athletic Conference. Show More Summary

The Miami Beach Bowl is moving to Texas, and its new name is quite boring

The bowl will be played in Frisco, Texas from now on. Last month, the Miami Beach Bowl announced that it was moving from the South Florida city after just three years. The bowl, which pits teams from the American Athletic Conference team against a MAC team, was been played in Marlins Park, the baseball stadium for the MLB’s Miami Marlins. Show More Summary

American Athletic Conference Tournament semifinals, title game come to CBS in 2018

With the Big Ten tournament moving up a week, CBS will show the AAC Tournament before the Selection Show

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC