American Athletic Conf. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Penny Hardaway fights against inevitable recruiting fatigue

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Penny Hardaway stepped through the back doors of the Hilton Memphis hotel at 7:34 p.m. on Monday, clutching his navy blue tie in his right hand while shaking his head.  The Touchdown Club of Memphis had been expecting the Tigers' basketball coach for over an..." September 18

  • Former UC star Jason Maxiell tells Iyanla Vanzant he cheated on wife, slept with 341 women

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Former Cincinnati Bearcats standout Jason Maxiell, who spent eight of his 10 NBA seasons with the Detroit Pistons, appeared on Iyanla: Fix My Lifeon the ‎Oprah Winfrey Network and talked about his infidelity, admitting specifically that he slept with 341 women before and..." September 11

  • Bearcats announce commitment of power forward Prince Gillam Toyambi

    Cincinnati Enquirer "The University of Cincinnati Bearcats announced the commitment Wednesday of 6-foot-7, 225-pound power forward Prince Gillam Toyambi from Fresno, Calif., by way of Kinshasa, Congo, who reclassified from the Class of 2019 to the Class of 2018. The Enquirer's Tom..." September 06

  • Memphis guard Jeremiah Martin undergoes surgery to repair hernia

    Memphis Commercial Appeal "Memphis Tigers senior Jeremiah Martin underwent surgery this week to repair an inguinal hernia, according to a release from the school Wednesday. The guard already missed the end of last season with a Lisfranc fracture in his right foot he suffered in the Tigers’ win over..." August 30

  • UH basketball picks up pledge from Caleb Mills

    Houston Chronicle "University of Houston coach Kelvin Sampson tapped into his North Carolina ties for a basketball commitment Sunday. Caleb Mills, a 6-3 combo guard from Asheville Christian Academy, gave a 2019 commitment while on a visit to campus. " August 07

  • Samari Curtis, previous Xavier basketball commit, chooses UC Bearcats

    Cincinnati Enquirer "Samari Curtis, a 6-foot-4 Class of 2019 combo guard from Xenia High School who committed earlier this year to Xavier but reopened his recruitment three months later, announced his commitment Wednesday via Twitter to the Cincinnati Bearcats. Curtis, a four-star prospect according to..." August 01