Wichita State Shockers

UConn Men Learn AAC Opponents, Including Wichita State Twice

UConn Men Learn AAC Opponents, Including Wichita State Twice

UConn will play Wichita State twice next season as the Shockers join the American Athletic Conference.

According to the pairings for conference play unveiled on Thursday, the Huskies will play South Florida and conference champ SMU once each, both at home, and Houston and Tulane only on the road.

In addition to Wichita State, which is likely to be ranked in the preseason polls, UConn will play Central Florida, Cincinnati, East Carolina, Memphis, Temple and Tulsa in home-and-home series. The dates of the 18 conference games will be announced later this summer.

This is the first time since the league began in 2013 that UConn and SMU will not play twice. The...

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