North Texas moved to 6-1 and 2-1 in C-USA play after a nice, business-handling win over Southern Miss. Perhaps you wanted some kind of 44-26 win where Mason Fine shows off his arm and his weapons? This blog wanted that but is more than happy to sit here with a 30-7 victory in which the… Read more »
It is easy to get excited for games like Louisiana Tech or UTSA. It is much more difficult to get excited for the worst team in the nation — UTEP — especially on the road. What of USM, a good team with little sizzle at the moment? Well, after a disappointing outing in El Paso… Read more »
This includes Jeff Wilson’s escape from the end zone that we mentioned on the podcast, and the 97-yard drive. So epic.
North Texas went to Hattiesburg and beat the league’s statistical best defense at the Rock on the strength of the explosive offense.
Ladies and gentleman, our favorite little college football team travels to Mississippi this weekend for a very large and important conference game. Among the slate of CUSA offerings it is the best matchup by some margin. Southern Miss has long returned out of the nadir that was the 2012-2014 seasons where they went a combined… Read more »
Earlier this month we looked at the CUSA bowl game schedule and made the point that if we want good things for NT, we should want good things for the Conference. To that end, we are rooting for all CUSA teams this bowl season. If for some reason you have lots of sports hate for… Read more »
CUSA is sending seven teams to the bowl season. Advanced numbers suggest CUSA is only above the Sun Belt among the FBS conferences, which sent six teams to the post-season. Given there are 80 bowl slots, a post season berth does not mean what it did back in 1980. That is OK. Updated conference averages… Read more »
North Texas has a chance to become bowl eligible for the second time since 2004. They need to beat USM first.