UC learns AAC pairings for basketball season

Cincinnati head coach Mick Cronin talks with Troy Caupain during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Butler, Saturday, Dec. 10, 2016, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

CINCINNATI (WKRC) - The American Athletic Conference announced the 2017-18 men’s basketball pairings Thursday.

With the addition of Wichita State to the league for this coming season, the new 12-team format sees each team playing seven of its 11 opponents twice and its four remaining opponents once each, two at home and two away.

Cincinnati will play UCF, UConn, Houston, Memphis, SMU, Temple and Wichita State both home and away during the 2017-18 campaign. The Bearcats will face East Carolina and Tulsa at home with games taking place at BB&T Arena while meetings with USF and Tulane will occur on the road.

The complete 2017-18 men’s basketball schedule with dates and times will be announced at a later date.


Home and Away: UCF, UConn, Houston, Memphis, SMU, Temple, Wichita State

Home Only: East Carolina, Tulsa

Road Only: USF, Tulane

Information courtesy UC Athletics

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