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Conference USA Football Power Rankings Week 10

No major upsets this week as four teams punch their bowl tickets.

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RushRank (Points) Team

Record

(C-USA Record)

Last Week Result Week Ten Matchup Last Week's Ranking
1. (208) 16 first place votes Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 7-2 (5-0)

Win---55-30 @ ODU

Saturday, 10:00 AM MT, vs FAU (Fox Sports Networks) #1
2. (187) Marshall Thundering Herd 8-1 (5-0)

Win---34-10 @ Charlotte

Saturday, 1:30 PM MT @ MTSU (Fox Sports Network) #2
3. (181) Louisiana Tech Bulldogs 6-3, (4-1)

Win---42-17 @ Rice

Saturday, 1:30 PM MT, vs. North Texas (Fox College Sports) #3
4. (160) Southern Miss. Golden Eagles 6-3, (4-1)

Win---34-13 vs. UTEP

BYE #4
5. (138) Rice Owls 4-4, (2-2)

Loss---42-17 vs. LA Tech

Friday, 6:00 PM MT,  @ UTEP (Fox Sports1) #5
6. (131) Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 3-5, (2-2)

BYE

Saturday, 1:30 PM MT, vs. Marshall (Fox Sports Network)

#7
7. (106) FIU Golden Panthers 4-5, (2-3)

Loss---31-17 @ FAU

Saturday, 10:00 AM MT, vs. Charlotte (American Sports Network) #6
8. (87)
FAU Owls
2-6, (2-3)

Win---31-17 vs. FIU

Saturday, 10:00 AM MT, @ WKU (Fox Sports Networks) #11
9. (83)

Old Dominion Monarchs

3-5, (1-3)

Loss---55-30 vs. WKU

Saturday, 6:00 PM MT, @ UTSA (American Sports Networks) #8
10. (69) UTEP Miners 3-5, (1-3)

Loss---34-13 @ So. Miss

Friday, 6:00 PM MT, vs. Rice (Fox Sports1) #10
11. (37) North Texas Mean Green 1-7, (1-4)

Win---30-23 vs. UTSA

Saturday, 1:30 PM MT, @ LA Tech (Fox College Sports) #13
12. (36) UTSA Roadrunners 1-7, (1-3)

Loss---30-23 @ North Texas

Saturday, 5:00 PM MT vs. ODU (American Sports Network) #9
13. (33) Charlotte 49ers 2-6, (0-5)

Loss---34-10 vs. Marshall

Saturday, 10:00 AM MT, @ FIU (American Sports Networks) #12
***Voting comprised of  16 C-USA beat writers, and bloggers.

Miner Rush C-USA Players of the Week

Offense: Chase Litton, Marshall, 486 passing yards 2 TDs 

Defense: Kishawn McClain, North Texas, 11 tackles, fumble recovery for a TD

Special Teams: Austin Orr, Chad Davis, North Texas, Orr blocked XP, Davis return for two points

SB Nation's Underdog Poll Ballot from MinerRush

Rank Team
#1 Toledo
#2 Memphis
#3 Houston
#4 Navy
#5 Temple
#6 Boise State
#7 WKU
#8 BYU
#9 Marshall
#10 LA Tech