American Athletic Conf. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Emoni Bates' Measurements Are Shockingly Pedestrian

    The Big Lead "Top recruit Emoni Bates made big headlines when he reclassified to the 2021 recruiting class and committed to Memphis in August. On Wednesday, Memphis released Bates' measurements from its pro day. Let's just say the kid who has been favorably compared to LeBron..." October 06

  • Houston lands 4-star F Terrance Arceneaux, UH's highest-ranked commit since 2012

    The Athletic "Four-star forward Terrance Arceneaux committed to the University of Houston on Friday, he announced on social media. Arceneaux, a 6-foot-7 forward from Beaumont, Texas, is the No. 40 player and No. 12 small forward in the 2022 recruiting class, per 247Sports. Arceneaux is Houston's..." September 17

  • 6 reasons why Penny Hardaway’s Memphis Tigers will be must-see TV

    SB Nation "Penny Hardaway didn’t come to Memphis to win American Athletic Conference championships or build a sustainable NCAA tournament entrant. His ambitions were much bigger than that. When Hardaway returned to his alma mater as head coach, he wanted to make Memphis one of the premier programs..." September 03

  • With Emoni Bates on board, Memphis finally has all the smoke

    The Athletic "It became more of a thing than it should have been, probably. It was just a new way of expressing an old idea, a phrase to be used synonymously with “we’re confident” or “we won’t back down” or “I really love my team.” But of course it became a..." August 26