Memphis To Host AAC Men’s Tournament
One day after announcing that its first women’s basketball tournament would be held in Connecticut, at the Mohegan Sun Arena, the new American Athletic Conference has announced that Memphis will host the men’s tournament.
Commissioner Mike Aresco announced Tuesday that the tournament will be held at the FedExForum March 12 to 15, with the championship game on Saturday March 15.
UConn and the University of Memphis are among the members of the new conference. For 2013-14, other member schools are the University of Central Florida, University of Cincinnati,, University of Houston, University of Louisville, Rutgers University, University of South Florida, Southern Methodist University, and Temple University.