football-fbs flag

The Associated Press | September 22, 2013

AAC wants flexibility for champ in postseason

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. — American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco says the league wants to have the flexibility in its bowl lineup to give its champion the best possible matchup.

The American still hasn't made its postseason destinations for 2014 and beyond official, but Aresco says the league will have at least seven tie-ins, including many that have been previously reported or discussed publicly.

The American will send teams to bowls in St. Petersburg, Fla., Birmingham, Ala., Fort Worth, Texas, and Washington, D.C.

The conference is working on a new bowl to be played in Miami, and a deal with the Liberty Bowl in Memphis, Tenn., where it would be a back-up league.

Aresco says the AAC might not pre-determine where its champion plays so it can match it against the best opponent.

2019 SEC football media days: Wednesday schedule, speaking times, TV channels

The 2019 SEC football media days continue Wednesday in Birmingham, Alabama, where the coaches and players will talk with the media. Find the speaking schedule below.
READ MORE

Gus Malzahn discusses Auburn's revamped offense and coaching staff changes at SEC media days

Just over a month before Auburn takes on the Oregon Ducks in a blockbuster matchup at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas, Tigers head coach Gus Malzahn took to the podium at SEC media days to discuss the upcoming season. View the full transcription of his press conference below. 
READ MORE

When do College Football Playoff rankings come out?

Six top 25 rankings will be released by the College Football Playoff Selection Committee in November and December, including final CFP field selections on Dec. 8, 2019.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners