Latest American Athletic Conference men's basketball News

Emoni Bates says he's transferring to hometown E. Michigan

Jun. 29, 2022 19:21 PM EDT

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Emoni Bates, one of the top recruits in the 2021 men's basketball recruiting class, says he is transferring from Memphis to Eastern Michigan. Bates, in an Instagram post Wednesday, announced his decision to return to his hometown of Ypsilanti to play for the...

AAC deal lets UCF, Cincinnati, Houston join Big 12 in '23

Jun. 10, 2022 12:24 PM EDT

The American Athletic Conference announced an agreement Friday with Cincinnati, Houston and UCF that paves the way for the schools to join the Big 12 in 2023. The three schools announced in September they had accepted invitations to join the Big 12, which moved quickly to a rebuild...