American Athletic Conference

David Butler II - USA TODAY Sports
December 30, 2017 - 2:06 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Landry Shamet scored 16 points to lead No. 8 Wichita State to a 72-62 victory over UConn on Saturday in the Shockers' first American Athletic Conference game. Rashard Kelly, Conner Frankamp and Austin Reaves each added 11 points for Wichita State (11-2, 1-0) which has won...
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Max Power
November 04, 2017 - 7:58 pm
WICHITA, Kan. - (KNSS) The Shockers kicked off their exhibition season tonight at Koch Arena with a charity game benefiting the American Red Cross against Henderson State. The Shockers started fast and led wire to wire on their way to a 93-53 victory. Shaq Morris led the team with 16 points. Darral...
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Logan Bowles-USA TODAY Sports
June 30, 2017 - 10:36 am
American Athletic Conference Commissioner Mike Aresco has issued the following statement on Wichita State University’s official July 1, 2017 entry into the Conference. On the eve of Wichita State University’s first official day as a member of the American Athletic Conference, I am extremely pleased...
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Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY Sports
June 09, 2017 - 4:57 am
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - The American Athletic Conference released 2017-18 home and road men's basketball opponents. Unlike the Missouri Valley The 12 AAC programs play an unbalanced, 18-game league schedule. Each team plays seven of its 11 opponents twice, and its four remaining opponents once each...
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Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports
May 16, 2017 - 4:15 am
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — The American Athletic Conference has extended the contract of Commissioner Mike Aresco through June 2022. The conference announced the deal Monday. Aresco became commissioner in 2012 and led the conference through a tumultuous transition from the Big East to the American. He...
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USA Today
April 07, 2017 - 10:35 am
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -The American Athletic Conference has voted to extend an invitation to Wichita State to join the league. Conference spokesman Bill Potter says the presidents of the conference's 12 member schools voted unanimously Friday to admit the school in all sports but football. The...
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Ted Woodward
April 05, 2017 - 2:39 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - After more than 70 years in the Missouri Valley Conference, is Wichita State going to join a different conference for athletics? According to multiple sources, the board of directors of the American Athletic Conference is going to vote Friday on the topic of adding WSU as a...
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