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2016 Schedule
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Future Big 12: The contenders, wild cards and ... UCLA?

The Big 12 is on the hunt for new members. There are legitimate contenders, such as BYU and Cincinnati, and there are hopefuls, wild cards and even a potential Power 5 defector.

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Big 12 set to get bigger

The Big 12 Conference announced on Tuesday that it will begin the process of reviewing expansion candidates. Multiple American Athletic Conference schools, along with BYU and Colorado State, have expressed interest in joining the conference so far. Expansion details

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Herman getting Houston in the forefront

Social media is many things, but for coach Tom Herman it serves as free advertising above anything else. That's invaluable for Houston's head man. Flipping the field

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Allen will aid Texas' tourney pursuits

That is, if Jarrett Allen does indeed sign with Texas, which isn't exactly a foregone conclusion. Houston is in play for the big man and if he goes to the AAC, he could end up being a game-changer. 2016-17's best freshmen (Insider)

He'll 'wake up one morning' and decide

Jarrett Allen (No. 19 overall, ESPN 100) still isn't sure where he will play next season, but in-state schools Texas and Houston are recruiting the 6-10 center the hardest. Allen talks recruitment (Insider)

Watch American quarters: Tulane-Houston

Tulane came into the tournament on a losing streak, but knocked off UCF to set up a date with Houston in the Cougars' first action of the tournament. Live on ESPNU/WatchESPN

An antsy American tourney upcoming

Nothing's settled in the AAC, especially with no SMU in the field. It's going to be the ultimate battle royal for Tulsa, Cincinnati, UConn, Houston and Temple -- teams which really need to do well this week to secure an NCAA tourney berth. Conference tourney answers

Time to pay attention to Houston?

After back-to-back wins over UConn and Cincinnati, is it time to think about Houston as a bubble team? Eamonn Brennan has his eye on the Cougars. Bubble Watch

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Cincinnati at Houston: Who wins?

Cincy is fighting to stay off the NCAA tournament bubble. Houston, however, has won eight of its last 10 and has home-court advantage. Weekday predictions

Team Stats

Points Per Game77.960th
Rebounds Per Game38.083rd
Assists Per Game13.0205th
Points Allowed68.998th

Tournament History

Final Fours5
Tournament Record26-24
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances19