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Mike Aresco, AAC (Bob Joyce/WTIC Photo)

Aresco: AAC Won’t Take Back Seat To Anybody

Commissioner Mike Aresco says the goal of the American Athletic Conference “is to be in the conversation as the sixth power conference.”

8 hours ago

Lyle McCombs during UConn football Spring Game April 12, 2014. (Bob Stowell/UConn)

UConn Tied For Ninth In AAC Preseason Football Poll; Cincinnati Preseason #1

Cincinnati has been picked to win the American Athletic Conference, with defending champion Central Florida second. The UConn Huskies were the #9 preseason pick.

16 hours ago

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AAC Unveils Logo

The new American Athletic Conference, which includes the University of Connecticut, has unveiled its new logo, in preparation for its July 1 launch.

05/30/2013

2013 Big East tournament (credit: Chris Chambers/Getty Images)

Old Big East To Become ‘American Athletic Conference’

The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.

04/04/2013

Tulane (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

More Aligning In Conference Realignments, As Two New Teams Join Big East

The shifting world of college sports conferences has shifted again, with the addition of two teams to the Big East — one as full member and one for football only.

11/27/2012