RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

American Athletic Conference

A collection of news and information related to American Athletic Conference published by this site and its partners.

Top American Athletic Conference Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • UCF quarterback Justin Holman testing Knights' receivers with his arm strength

    UCF quarterback Justin Holman testing Knights' receivers with his arm strength
    The topic of UCF quarterback Justin Holman's arm is growing into quite the legend. ESPN commentators repeatedly called his short passes "bullets" during the Knights' game against BYU last week. UCF coach George O'Leary joked that his receivers need...
  • UCF, Tulane football game notes

    UCF, Tulane football game notes
    Tulane at UCF, noon. ET Where: Bright House Networks Stadium; Orlando, FL. TV: ESPNU Weather: 85 degrees, 0 percent rain chance Online: OrlandoSentinel.com/knightsnotepad, @osknights or #ucf Quick slant: UCF is enjoying a three-game win streak,...
  • Breaking down Tulane football: Concerned about UCF's size advantage

    Breaking down Tulane football: Concerned about UCF's size advantage
    Tulane may not be at the top of the American Athletic Conference standings, but that doesn't mean it won't present some challenges to UCF football Saturday. Coming off two tough losses to Duke and Rutgers, the Green Wave (2-4, 1-1) built up their...
  • UCF football aims to build consistent execution as they prepare to hit American conference stretch

    UCF football aims to build consistent execution as they prepare to hit American conference stretch
    UCF football has faced daunting challenges so far this season. The Knights started the 2014 season with one of the toughest five-game opening stretches in the country, with players enduring the early growing pains of a young offense while spending...
  • Charlie Taaffe on Justin Holman: He grew in his mental toughness against BYU

    Charlie Taaffe on Justin Holman: He grew in his mental toughness against BYU
    It's been said that the growth of a player is more easily detected in his response to failure rather than success. So it's no surprise UCF offensive coordinator Charlie Taaffe felt one of the most impressive aspects of Justin Holman's career-night against...
  • Central Florida Trying To Overcome Loss Of Bortles

    With Blake Bortles taking snaps, the Central Florida football team rose to a new level in 2013. The Knights won 12 games in the inaugural season of the American Athletic Conference and capped the year with a victory over Baylor in the Fiesta Bowl....
  • Regional Digest

    From press releases UConn's Levene Honored UConn redshirt freshman Scott Levene recorded a pair of shutouts last week and has a shutout in each of his first three career starts. He was named American Athletic Conference goalkeeper of the week. ... UConn...
  • UCF volleyball sets conference record in win over East Carolina

    UCF volleyball sets conference record in win over East Carolina
    UCF volleyball did more than extend its six-match American Athletic Conference win streak with a 3-0 win over East Carolina. The Knights also set a conference match record with their season-best .444 hitting percentage. Loren Cory led with a season-best...
  • Regional Digest: UConn Defeats Tulsa, 2-0

    Kwame Awuah scored his first goal of the season and Cyle Larin also scored as UConn defeated Tulsa 2-0 in an American Athletic Conference men's soccer game Saturday in Storrs. Scott Levene had three saves for the Huskies (4-5-2, 2-1-1). Tulsa is 6-5-1, 2-...
  • Aresco says AAC deserves spot in host bowl

    Aresco says AAC deserves spot in host bowl
    American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco doesn't believe he needs to campaign in order for his league to earn an elite bowl spot in the new College Football Playoff. Under the new postseason model, the AAC and four other conferences outside...
  • UCF rallies to beat BYU in overtime

    UCF rallies to beat BYU in overtime
    The cardiac kids are back. For the second straight week, UCF’s defense helped the Knights pull out a late victory — this one a 31-24 overtime win over BYU before ESPN’s national television audience Thursday night. It was the Knights&...