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Report: AAC To Hold Conference Basketball Tournament In FedEx Forum, Home Of The Memphis Grizzles

Solid move.

It looks like the American Athletic Conference is settling in nicely. The AAC, which is filled with the remains of the old Big East, had been searching for a location to hold its postseason conference tournament since Madison Square Garden is no longer an option.

Today, it was announced that the AAC Tournament will be held in the FedEx Forum, home of the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies, as well as the Memphis Tigers:

While this definitely won't be the same atmosphere MSG, it's still a pretty good venue for the conference tournament -- just an all-around solid move.