The odds say that 15th-seeded American has about as much of a shot at beating second-seeded Wisconsin in their NCAA opener Thursday just 79 miles from the Badgers’ campus as Matthew McConaughey did of winning an Oscar.E
American U. coach Mike Brennan seems to have the magic touch in getting teams into the NCAA tournament.
No one thought much of American University’s men’s basketball team when the season began.
In the process of starting over, AU turned to a familiar face in Bender Arena. New coach Mike Brennan was an assistant under Jones for two seasons, not so coincidentally the years that the Eagles earned those invitations to the big dance.
American University hired former Georgetown assistant Mike Brennan as its men’s basketball coach on Tuesday.