The American Athletic Conference Media Days kicked off in Rhode Island today. Highlighted by the annual lobster bake eventually they started talking about football. The Bearcats are 43 days away from the season opener at Nippert.
Here are some highlights, need to see, and hot takes to keep you updated.
AAC preseason media poll:
5. East Carolina
AAC champion: UCF 12 votes, Cincinnati 8, Memphis 6, Houston 4
AAC Commissinoer Mike Aresco told reporters at American Conference Media Day in Newport that the league has no plans to expand following UConn’s departure. Will stay at 11.
“We have no plans to add a member to replace UConn. We’re not targeting anyone.”AAC Commissioner Mike Aresco
October 4th when UCF comes to Nippert will be the game to watch as the Knights are picked just ahead of the Bearcats to represent the East in the AAC Championship game. Memphis and Houston will duel out west once again and hopefully we can introduce a new team or two to the championship game.