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Around the American: No. 13 Cougars, No. 25 Bearcats lead the way through conference play

Around the American: No. 13 Cougars, No. 25 Bearcats lead the way through conference play

Houston's one loss thus far was a four-point defeat by the Temple Owls, making the Thursday night matchup a revenge game of sorts. Corey Davis Jr. dropped 24 points and DeJon Jarreau added 14 points and 12 boards of his own to secure the Cougar’s 31st-straight home victory.

Women's Basketball Around the American: Tulsa and Tulane strong, others fall

Women's Basketball Around the American: Tulsa and Tulane strong, others fall

It was a fair week for the American Athletic Conference in women’s basketball. Some of the good teams won and some of the bad ones lost. Ultimately the conference yearns for better, but several programs had quality weeks.

Men’s Basketball Around the American: Cincinnati rides 7-game winning streak

Men’s Basketball Around the American: Cincinnati rides 7-game winning streak

As the fall semester is coming to a close for students, college basketball is just hitting its stride as most teams have played eight games at this point. While there is still time for growth, the power amongst The American has seemingly been set, with two of the top teams already carrying sizeable winning streaks.

Men's Basketball Around the American: Houston remains undefeated

Men's Basketball Around the American: Houston remains undefeated

The last time we checked in with UConn’s conference opponents, they were just getting their feet wet with the rest of the college basketball world, most with only one or two games under their belt. Over halfway through non-conference play, we might not be able to draw concrete conclusions about quality yet, but some teams have gotten off to hotter starts than others.

Husky Hoopla: Breakdown of Men's AAC Teams

Husky Hoopla: Breakdown of Men's AAC Teams

Check out our projection for the 2018-2019 American Men’s Basketball season

Husky Hoopla: Women's AAC Contenders

Husky Hoopla: Women's AAC Contenders

If you follow UConn women’s basketball, you know that year in and year out they are expected to win a national championship. Despite Kia Nurse and Gabby Williams graduating after last season, the Huskies are expected to steamroll through The American yet again. 

Around the American: UCF keeps rolling, Cincy upset

Around the American: UCF keeps rolling, Cincy upset

Houston 49, Navy 36 

Houston (6-1, 3-0) spread the ball around as they got 413 passing yards from QB D’Eriq King and 157 yards on the ground from a multitude of players. King threw three touchdowns, all to different receivers.

Column: That time of year again

Column: That time of year again

Well, we’re a week into October and a good portion into the 2018 college football season, so you all know what that means. It’s time for all the American teams who were overlooked and/or disrespected prior to the season to start popping up in the Top 25 and get their due, despite it being too late in the season for people to overcome the initial anchoring effect of their omission.

Baseball: UConn swipes final game of series from Houston

Baseball: UConn swipes final game of series from Houston

UConn was up 6-4 in the top of the ninth inning, with two men on base and just two outs remaining to get the monkey off their back this Sunday against Houston. The Huskies had lost a devastating doubleheader to the Cougars on Friday in front of their largest crowd at Dunkin Donuts Park since they started playing there in 2016, and were looking to save face back in Storrs.