American Athletic Conf. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Tulane and Mike Dunleavy Sr. to part after 3 losing seasons

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "In the weeks since Mike Dunleavy Sr. received a public show of support from his boss, the Tulane men’s basketball team extended its losing streak another nine games. That proved to be the final stretch of games for Dunleavy as coach because the school and Dunleavy have decided..." March 16

  • UConn's Jalen Adams out 4-6 weeks with knee injury

    New Haven Register "Jalen Adams may have played his last game in a UConn uniform. The school announced on Friday that Adams has been diagnosed with a Grade 2+ MCL sprain in his left knee, according to the results of an MRI he underwent on Thursday afternoon. A Grade 2+ sprain is more severe than just a..." February 09

  • Federal Judge Dismisses Ollie Complaint Over Firing

    NBC Connecticut "A federal judge has dismissed a complaint filed by former University of Connecticut men's basketball coach Kevin Ollie connected to his allegations that his firing was in part racially motivated. Judge Kari Dooley in Bridgeport on Monday rejected Ollie's request to allow him..." February 05

  • Memphis Head Coach Penny Hardaway Says There's 'A Little Jealousy' From Opposing Coaches

    SI "Memphis head coach and former NBA All-Star Penny Hardaway took a jab at his detractors on Monday, noting a touch of "jealousy" from opposing coaches throughout the NCAA.  “I’m getting used to this as a coach because it’s a little jealousy from a lot of..." January 29