O'Brien Talks Cougar Football, Herman and Guy V. LewisBill O’Brien opened his Friday morning press conference wishing the Houston Cougar football team and head coach Tom Herman well in their American Athletic Conference championship game against Temple on Saturday.
College Football Spotlight: Conference And Division Championship Races Come Down Final StretchCollege football’s regular season is coming down the final stretch, which means it is crunch time in the conference and division championship races. Not every team is playing for a spot in the College Football Playoff, but everybody seems to have some impact on the new postseason format.
Rising Star: SMU Guard Nic MooreMoore, a 5’9” point guard from Winona Lake, Ind., is playing as well as anyone in the American Athletic Conference right now. He leads his team with 14.1 points and 4.7 assists per game.
Poor Second Half Dooms Cougars Against SMU
American Athletic Conference Unveils New Logo This week, the American Athletic Conference unveiled its new logo helping to reshape, re-brand and propel the conference within the realms of a new visual identity.
Old Big East To Become 'American Athletic Conference'The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.