AAC Daily: Talking CFB Playoff Rankings, USF, UCF and More

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The college football playoff rankings came out on Tuesday evening and the response from fans and media have been mixed throughout the sports world. As a result, we have two guests on today's show to give their opinions on the poll that places the UCF Knights at #18 and the Memphis Tigers at #23.

In addition to the new college football rankings, we look at the USF Bulls and UCF Knights with the help of Chris Torello from Spectrum Sports 360 and Dakotah Wilson of Bulls 247. There's that and more in today's show, plus a look around the entire American Athletic Conference.


UConn will be without Jamar Summers for three quarters after Edsall suspends the DB.

While Bearcats basketball plays home games in KY, Cincinnati students must pay for travel.

The ECU Pirates unveiled what looks like both a daunting and entertaining baseball schedule.

Following a wild week of AAC football, the UCF Knights have jumped USF in the power rankings.

Taking a look at Temple and Navy's big football game coming up this week in The American.

It's not just the Knights who made the CFB Playoff poll, the Memphis Tigers are in at #23.

The Chron takes an early look at Houston's opponent, the East Carolina Pirates in this preview.

It will be a big challenge, that's no doubt, but SMU will try to upset the #18 UCF Knights.

Tulane has been struggling, but so has this week's opponent, the visiting UC Bearcats.

Running back Shamari Brooks out for the year with broken collarbone, a big hit to Tulsa.

Wichita State will be starting the 2017-18 season ranked at No. 7 in the AP's preseason poll.