For the first time since 2015, the American Athletic Conference is expanding. The AAC Board of Directors unanimously voted to offer membership to Wichita State University on Friday morning via teleconference. WSU is the first school to join the AAC since Navy became a football-only member two seasons ago. The addition […]Read more ›
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HARTFORD, Conn. — When SMU’s Ben Emelogu hit a 35-footer at the halftime buzzer of Sunday’s championship game against Cincinnati, the expression on the faces of both Mustangs and Bearcats fans read the same:“What is going on right now?”Some were visibly elated, others seemed very confused. Neither team was following […]Read more ›
HARTFORD, Conn. — When the final buzzer of No. 12 SMU’s AAC Tournament semifinal game against Central Florida hit, Mustangs fans everywhere could let out a sigh of relief.24 hours earlier, SMU avoided what would have been a disastrous start to its postseason campaign, holding off an East Carolina team […]Read more ›
HARTFORD, Conn. — Some would have called it way too interesting.After leading by 22 points at halftime, No. 12 SMU ran back onto the floor of the XL Center looking to close out an opponent it had pummeled twice during the regular season by a combined 71 point margin. In […]Read more ›
The last time the Mustangs played in the American Athletic Conference Tournament, they won the whole thing.But that was two years ago. Last season, SMU was prevented from participating due to the postseason ban levied by the NCAA.Now allowed to play for a championship and playing with only seven scholarship […]Read more ›
Welcome to The Daily Campus live blog of the 2017 American Athletic Conference Men’s Basketball Tournament! Visit our Mustang Madness 2017 page for game recaps, stories and columns. Updates from @SMUCW_Sports writers Patrick Engel (@PatrickEngel_) and Reece Kelley Graham (@ReeceKelleyG) will also appear in the blog below. Live Blog Mustang […]Read more ›