The deal comes out to about $7 million per year per school, a significant upgrade from the current deal that pays a little less than $2 million per school.
On Friday night, the UConn men’s soccer team was seeking revenge for their season-ending loss to Tulsa in last year’s American Athletic Conference Semifinals. With a game-winning goal from birthday boy Niko Petridis, the Huskies got their payback while earning three crucial conference points in the process.
Due to the Easter holiday, UConn softball played their first game of the series on Thursday. After falling 4-0 to Eastern Carolina, the Huskies went on to suffer a series sweep for the second consecutive weekend. With the sweep by Houston last weekend, UConn’s record in the American Conference falls to 1-7.
Here is what The American has done since the rollout of #AmericanPow6r. Make of this what you will. Win two of seven college football bowl games. Send the same number of teams (2) to the 2017 men’s NCAA Tournament as the West Coast Conference, and one fewer than the Atlantic 10. Neither of the two American teams advanced to the second weekend.
Katie Lou Samuelson, Napheesa Collier, Gabby Williams, Saniya Chong, Kia Nurse, and Crystal Dangerfield all collected huge honors.