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Conference USA Football Week 2 Power Rankings

Plenty of movement as our voters got their first eye tests across the conference this past weekend.

Ben Queen-USA TODAY Sports

RushRank (Points) Team Record Last Week Result Week Two Matchup Last Week's Ranking
1. (189) 10 first place votes Marshall Thundering Herd 1-0

Win---41-31 vs. Purdue

Saturday, 5 PM MT, @ Ohio (American Sports Network/ESPN3) #2
2. (180) 4 first place votes Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 1-0

Win---14-12 @ Vanderbilt

Thursday, 6 PM MT, vs. LA Tech (FoxSports1) #1
3. (165) 1 first place vote Louisiana Tech Bulldogs 1-0

Win---62-15 vs. Southern

Thursday, 6 PM MT, @ WKU (FoxSports1) #3
4. (133) Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 1-0

Win---70-14 vs. Jackson State

Saturday, 2 PM MT, @ #3 Alabama (SEC Network) #5
5. (128) Rice Owls 1-0

Win---56-16 vs. Wagner

Saturday, 6 PM MT, @ Texas (LHN) #4
6. (116) FIU Golden Panthers 1-0

Win---15-14 @ UCF

Saturday, 6 PM MT, @ Indiana (Big Ten Network) #9
7. (100) UTEP Miners 0-1

Loss---48-13, @ #18 Arkansas

Saturday, 1:00 PM MT @ Texas Tech (Fox Sports Networks) #6
8. (74) UTSA Roadrunners 0-1

Loss---42-32, @ #22 Arizona

Saturday, 10 AM MT, vs. Kansas State (FoxSports1) #11
9. (70)

Old Dominion Monarchs

1-0

Win---38-34 @ Eastern Michigan

Saturday, 5 PM MT vs. Norfolk State (American Sports Network) #10
10. (66) Southern Miss. Golden Eagles 0-1

Loss---34-16 vs. Mississippi State

Saturday, 1:30 PM MT, vs. Austin Peay (American Sports Network) #8
11. (63) Florida Atlantic Owls 0-1

Loss---47-44 OT @ Tulsa

Friday, 6:00 PM MT, vs. Miami (FL) (FoxSports1) #7
12. (50) Charlotte 49ers 0-1

Win---23-20 @ Georgia State

Saturday, 10 AM MT, vs Presbyterian (American Sports Network) #13
13. (31) North Texas Mean Green 0-0

Bye

Saturday, 5 PM MT, @ SMU (ESPN3) #12
***Voting comprised of  15 C-USA beat writers, and bloggers.

MR C-USA Players of the Week

Offense: Jeff Driskell, LA Tech 12-for-15 274 yards, 4 TD in one half

Defense: Tiquan Long, Marshall, 17 tackles, 2 INTs for TD

Special Teams: Greg Joseph, FAU, 47-yard, and 45-yard makes for FGs

SB Nation's Underdog Poll Ballot from MinerRush

Rank Team
#1 Boise State
#2 BYU
#3 Marshall
#4 Cincinnati
#5 LA Tech
#6 Navy
#7 Memphis
#8 Air Force
#9 Colorado State
#10 Western Kentucky