American Athletic Conf. RUMORS & NEWS

  • South Florida men's basketball team reportedly faces NCAA investigation

    Sporting News - NCAAB "The NCAA is cracking down on academic fraud. ESPN reported Wednesday the NCAA launched an investigation into the South Florida men's basketball for potential cases of academic fraud. " July 21

  • South Florida assistant coach resigns amid NCAA investigation

    The Score "South Florida assistant coach Oliver Antigua resigned Wednesday following news the school is under NCAA investigation, reportedly for academic fraud involving the men's basketball program. ESPN's Jeff Goodman reported earlier Wednesday that the school was under investigation for potential..." July 21

  • Larry Brown resigns as SMU coach

    ESPN "SMU coach Larry Brown is resigning as coach, he told ESPN's Andy Katz on Friday. Asked by Katz why he is resigning, Brown did not offer details, saying he first wanted to discuss his decision with his players and their parents." July 08

  • UNLV transfer Jordan Cornish commits to Tulane

    The Score "Mike Dunleavy landed a big piece for Tulane's future Friday as UNLV transfer Jordan Cornish told CBS Sports Jon Rothstein he's committed to the Green Wave program." July 02

  • SMU basketball loses commitment from power-forward recruit Ted Kapita

    Sports Day "It looks like SMU just lost one of its Class of 2016 verbal commitments. CBS' Jon Rothstein is reporting that four-star power forward Ted Kapita was seen on NC State's campus for a visit Friday." June 17

  • Houston settles dispute over replacing historic Hofheinz Pavilion

    Sporting News - NCAAB "The University of Houston has reached an agreement on a new arena that will replace historic Hofheinz Pavilion, which has hosted the school's basketball games dating back to Hall of Famer Elvin Hayes' years, through the high-flying Phi Slama Jama era on through this upcoming 2016-17 season, the..." June 14

  • Report: Ex-USF guard Roddy Peters lands at Nicholls State

    The Score "Former South Florida guard Roddy Peters, who was dismissed by the Bulls in March, is transferring to Nicholls State, a source told CBS Sports' Jon Rothstein. Peters was solid in his lone season with USF, averaging 9.8 points and shooting a smidgen over 41 percent from the field" June 04