For top seeds, AAC tournament performance may not benefit NCAA positioning

Four AAC teams projected to make NCAAs, Memphis and the rest need to win tournament title to earn automatic bid

By , Daily Memphian Published: March 13, 2019 3:43 PM CT

While the Memphis Tigers need to win AAC Tournament to punch ticket to NCAAs, top seeds Houston and Cincinnati might not realize any benefit from winning this week's tournament championship.


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Don Wade

Don Wade

Don Wade has been a Memphis journalist since 1998 and he has won awards for both his sports and news/feature writing. He is originally from Kansas City and is married with three sons.

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