Texas Hires Tulane's David Pierce As Next Baseball CoachTulane baseball coach David Pierce, who led the Green Wave to the American Athletic Conference regular-season title this past season, was announced Wednesday as the new coach at Texas.
Ben Moore, Sterling Brown Lead No. 24 SMU Past Tulane 74-53Ben Moore scored 16 points and Sterling Brown added 15.
Tulane Comes Back To Beat North Texas 66-61 In CUSA TournamentFreshman Jonathan Stark scored 21 points as Tulane rallied from a 13-point second-half deficit to beat North Texas 66-61 in the second round of the Conference USA tournament on Wednesday.
Old Big East To Become 'American Athletic Conference'The conference announced the decision Wednesday after university presidents approved the new moniker earlier in the day.
C-USA Splits 6 New Teams Evenly Among 2 DivisionsConference USA, which is expanding to 14 members even with four leaving for the Big East in 2013, announced its football schedule and new division alignments Wednesday.
Mountain West, Conference USA To Form New LeagueThe statement says the new conference will likely include 18-24 schools, be split into divisions and not only have a football championship game, but also semifinal games.
McDermott, Line Lead SMU Over Tulane 45-24J.J. McDermott threw for three touchdowns and Zach Line rushed for three scores to lead SMU to a 45-24 victory against Tulane on Saturday.
2011 Conference USA Tournament PreviewThe 16th annual Conference USA Tournament is slated to kick off Wednesday from the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas.