UConn will be in the American Athletic Conference East Division when the conference shifts to two divisions next year.
Nick Montana passed for a touchdown, Tulane’s defense produced three turnovers and a safety, and the Green Wave defeated UConn 12-3 on Saturday night.
Commissioner Mike Aresco says the goal of the American Athletic Conference “is to be in the conversation as the sixth power conference.”
The new American Athletic Conference, which includes the University of Connecticut, has unveiled its new logo, in preparation for its July 1 launch.
The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
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.