2016 ScheduleAll times ET

2016 Schedule
0-0, 1st in American Athletic - East

Could the Big 12 use UCF?

Our Ed Aschoff thinks so. With a fertile TV market as a bargaining chip, he thinks the Knights could be headed to the Power 5 as the Big 12 looks to expand its footprint. Most pressing questions (Insider)

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16dBrett McMurphy

Sources: Big 12 to talk expansion with at least 20

Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby will conduct video conferences with at least 18 schools that have contacted the league about being considered as expansion candidates.

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16dHeather Dinich

Can the AAC get a team into the playoff?

It's hard to imagine a Group of 5 team making a four-team Playoff, but the formula includes a perfect season, several marquee wins and a conference championship. And even that may not be enough.

UCF has tasted football success

The opponents of Big 12 expansion argue that adding teams will dilute the league. ESPN's Jake Trotter argues differently as many of the candidates have enjoyed success. Two years ago with Blake Bortles, UCF won the Fiesta Bowl. Trotter

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23dJake Trotter

Big 12 mailbag: Expansion extra

In this week's Big 12 Twitter mailbag, we discuss expansion timetables, who has what votes and much more.

American coaches: Is the Playoff system fair? (2:13)

Mark Schlabach ESPN Senior Writer 

AAC commissioner Mike Aresco said he believes the Big 12 will expand. While the current Big 12 schools must settle on additions and work out issues with network partners, Aresco said the league seems to be "more serious this time." Several AAC teams - Cincinnati, UConn, Houston, Memphis, Tulane, UCF and USF - are considered potential Big 12 targets. "Here we go again," Aresco said during an ESPN event in Hartford on Tuesday. "It presents a new challenge. It's not a surprise. This has been two years in the making. We're going to have to deal with it."

Follow talking season at AAC media days

Head coaches and select players are participating in AAC media days on Tuesday in Newport, Rhode Island. Expect Big 12 expansion to be among the topics addressed. Full schedule

Big 12 expansion on everyone's mind

Head coaches and select players from the AAC are gathering again in Newport, Rhode Island for the league's annual Summer Kickoff and Media Days on Monday and Tuesday. Commissioner Mike Aresco recognizes that it may be the last appearance for several schools. The Cincinnati Enquirer

Team Stats

Passing Yards187.2102nd
Rushing Yards81.3127th
Points For13.9127th
Points Against37.7118th