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For Those That Think the AAC Plays No One...

Posted on November 22, 2019 at 11:20 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  There has unfortunately been a perception that the American Athletic Conference (AAC) does not play a tough non-conference schedule, which has become reality to those who have not taken the time to actually look at what is coming up for the AAC. 


  So, as a way ...

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AAC Schedules Future Conference Games with 11 Teams

Posted on November 20, 2019 at 11:10 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  With the departure of the UConn Huskies on July 1, 2020, the American Athletic Conference (AAC) will be left with 11 schools that compete in their football conference: Cincinnati Bearcats, East Carolina Pirates, Houston Cougars, Memphis Tigers, Navy Midshipmen, SMU Mustangs, Temple Owls, Tulane Green Wave, Tulsa Gol...

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25 & 0-So-Good, UCF are AAC Champions Again

Posted on December 1, 2018 at 7:30 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The UCF Knights and Memphis Tigers lined up a year from the last American Athletic Conference (AAC) Championship game to do it again, back at Spectrum Stadium in Orlando, Florida, for the rights to raise their banner above the rest, the same situation both teams put themselves in in 2017.

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Scott Frost: Gone But Never Should Be Forgotten

Posted on December 2, 2017 at 7:00 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  George O'Leary leaves the team during the season while they were winless.


  The UCF Knights end the 2015 regular season at 0-12.


  A coaching search was on for a fan base that had ...

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Third AAC Championship Ends in Double-OT Win for UCF

Posted on December 2, 2017 at 4:05 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  With the Memphis Tigers and the UCF Knights heading onto the field on December 2nd, the third American Athletic Conference (AAC) Championship in history was upon us.


  This championship featured two teams that had never advanced to the AAC Champi...

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Wichita State Likely Becoming Newest AAC Member

Posted on April 2, 2017 at 11:30 PM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  The Wichita State Shockers will likely be heading from the Missouri Valley Conference (MVC) to the American Athletic Conference (AAC), my sources close to the situation have confirmed.


  This move immediately establishes even more credibility for the AAC as they will receive a s...

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Syracuse Assistant Coach Vacancy Discussion

Posted on March 22, 2017 at 6:20 PM Comments comments (0)

  Article by Dan Tortora


  The departure of longtime assistant coach and recruiter Mike Hopkins from the Syracuse Orange men's basketball program has inevitably opened up a seat on the sideline next to fellow assistant coaches/recruiters Adrian Autry and Gerry McNamara.


  Meaning, head coach Jim Boeheim has a job opening to fill.

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The American Faces Adversity Once Again

Posted on December 7, 2016 at 8:40 AM Comments comments (0)


  Article by Dan Tortora


  It has been a tumultuous football season, to say the least, for the American Athletic Conference (AAC).


  Not on the field, though.

 

  Navy handed the Houston Cougars their first loss of the season, when Houston was ranked in the top-6 in the nation...

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