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Conference USA Football Power Rankings Week 9

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Brawls, 5 OT's, and a win against the SEC made up a wild Week 8.

RushRank (Points) Team Record Last Week Result

Week 9 Schedule (TV)

(Mountain Time)

Last Week's Rankings
1. (198) 9 first place votes Western Kentucky Hilltoppers 5-3,   3-1 W: 59-24 vs ODU Saturday, 1:30 PM, @ FAU (ASN) #1
2. (190) 3 first place votes Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders 5-2,    2-1 W: 51-45 @ Mizzou Saturday, 5 PM, @ FIU (ESPN3) #3
3. (187) 4 first place votes Louisiana Tech Bulldogs 5-3,    3-1

W: 44-24 @ FIU

Saturday, 5 PM, vs. Rice (Campus Insiders) #2
4. (156) Southern Miss. Golden Eagles 4-3,   2-1

BYE

Saturday, 5 PM. vs. Marshall (ASN) #4
5. (140) North Texas Mean Green 4-3,      2-1

W: 35-18 @ Army

Saturday, 5 PM, @ UTSA (CUSATV) #8
6. (121) Old Dominion Monarchs 4-3,   2-1

L: 59-24 @ WKU

Saturday, 6 PM, @ UTEP (CUSATV) #5
7. (111) FIU Golden Panthers 3-5,   3-1

L: 44-24 vs LA Tech

Saturday, 5 PM, vs Middle Tennessee (ESPN3) #7
8. (94) UTSA Roadrunners 3-4,   2-2

L: 52-49 (5OT) vs UTEP

Saturday, 5 PM, vs North Texas (CUSATV) #6
9. (78)

UTEP Miners

2-5,       1-3

W: 52-49 (5OT) @ UTSA

Saturday, 6 PM, vs Old Dominion (CUSATV) #12
10. (74) Charlotte 49ers 3-5,      2-2 W: 27-24 @ Marshall BYE T10
11. (49) Marshall Thundering Herd 2-5,       1-2

L: 27-24 vs Charlotte

Saturday, 5 PM, @ Southern Miss (ASN) #9
12. (32) FAU Owls 1-6,   0-3

BYE

Saturday, 1:30 PM, vs WKU (ASN) T10
13. (21) Rice Owls 1-6,       0-4

W: 65-44 vs Prairie View A&M

Saturday, 5 PM, @ LA Tech (Campus Insiders) #13
***This week's voting comprised of  16 C-USA beat writers, and bloggers.

Miner Rush C-USA players of the Week

Offense: I'Tavious Mathers, MTSU

Defense: Alex Dale, MTSU

Special Teams: Alan Luna, UTEP

SB Nation's Underdog G5 Poll Ballot from MinerRush

Rank Team
#1 Boise State
#2 Western Michigan
#3 Navy
#4 San Diego State
#5 Toledo
#6 Troy
#7 South Florida
#8 Houston
#9 Tulsa
#10 Wyoming