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2017 Schedule
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70dBrett 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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79dDana O'Neil

Ranking the American's venues: SMU or UConn at the top?

UConn has won a lot of games at Gampel Pavilion, but SMU's recent success has turned Moody Coliseum into a tough place to play. How do all of the American's venues stack up against each other?


From disaster to awesome in a flash

It wasn't the prettiest possession, but after South Florida almost turned the ball over twice, Chris Perry found Jaleel Cousins for a huge alley-oop to help the Bulls knock off East Carolina.

USF Mascot joins the broadcast. (0:25)

Cincinnati rolling at halftime

Easy baskets like this baseline jam have given the Bearcats a 37-25 lead over ECU on ESPNU.

SMU rallies past East Carolina (0:54)

Moore makes it from way beyond the arc

SMU's Nic Moore showed off with his long range.


Foster flies in for putback slam

SMU's Jarrey Foster showed some hops with this two-handed, putback against East Carolina.

ECU's thunderous, one-handed dunk (0:18)

Tyson turns transition to dunk mission

ECU's B.J. Tyson brought the heat on this dunk vs. SMU. The game is live on ESPNews.

Watch: East Carolina at (21) SMU

The Mustangs have lost four of their past seven games after starting the season 18-0. While they can't earn a postseason bid, they would still like to earn a regular-season conference title. Meanwhile, the Pirates have lost 24 straight games to ranked opponents. Live on ESPNews, WatchESPN

What's up with the AAC?

With SMU out of the postseason, it looks as though the AAC would be lucky to have three NCAA tournament teams this season. What has gone wrong with the conference? Our experts break it down. Coaches Roundtable (Insider)

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Why has American Conference fallen off?

The American Athletic Conference produced a national champion in 2014, but it could land just three teams in this season's NCAA tournament. What happened to the league?

Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record0-2
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances2