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2017 Schedule
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American Athletic Conference secret scrimmages:

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Lawson makes All-Rolls Royce team

Memphis' Dedric Lawson (15.8 PPG as a freshman) is named to Dick Vitale's "solid gold" team featuring the nation's top returning players. All-Rolls Roycers

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Other key visitors this weekend: Lindell Wigginton and Isaiah Stokes (Iowa State), Rayshaun Hammonds (Memphis), Kimani Lawrence (Arizona State), Ira Lee (California), Xavier Tillman (Marquette), Nojel Eastern (Michigan State), Deng Gak (Miami), Wabissa Bede (Virginia Tech), Darryl Morsell (Villanova), Evan Battey (Purdue).

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52dBrett McMurphy and Jake Trotter

Sources: Big 12 cuts expansion list to at least 12

Sources told ESPN the Big 12 has cut its list of candidates to at least 12 schools: Air Force, BYU, UCF, Cincinnati, Colorado State, UConn, Houston, Rice, South Florida, SMU, Temple and Tulane.

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71dBrett 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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80dDana 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?

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Recent Griz signees are long shots

Memphis added forwards Troy Williams from Indiana and D.J. Stephens, who played for the Memphis Tigers. Kevin Pelton writes that it's unlikely either opens the season on the Grizzlies' roster. Rating latest NBA deals (Insider)

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Watch: No. 5 TMD vs. No. 8 Trained to Go

The TMD team is led by former Ole Miss star Marshall Henderson. Also featured is Arkansas' B.J. Young in the backcourt. Meanwhile, Mike Bruesewitz (Wisconsin) and Calvin Godfrey (Memphis) are also suiting up for the No. 5 seed in The Basketball Tournament. Live on ESPN3

Tournament History

Final Fours3
Tournament Record34-26
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances26