In just its second year of existence, the American Athletic Conference has a new lineup. Here's one man's look at what the Bearcats will encounter in 2014-15.
These teams are not likely to make an impact in the conference this year, but all have reasons to believe things will improve in the coming years.
The Bulldogs are rewarded for their late-season surge with an appearance in the College Basketball Invitational against a strong Miners team.
Its time for the shared league title holders to take the floor on Thursday. The Madness truly starts this afternoon in the C-USA tournament quarterfinals.
This Miners put this one away early, starting hot, and continuing to roll, eventually earning the 77-68 win.
Day two features four games, including UTEP and East Carolina, lets see what's going on in the Don on Wednesday.
Three games kick off the first day of the 2014 Conference USA tournament, lets see who gets things going on day one.