Tag: Southern Miss

Still Bad: Southern Miss 41 North Texas 31

North Texas entered into this week with the benefit of an off week after cancelling the Houston game because of COVID-19 contact tracing. There was some question if it would be beneficial at all, considering the losses to the depth chart make it harder to practice. Southern Miss was embarrassed against Tulane last week. They…

North Texas vs Southern Miss 2020

Seth Littrell wearing a mask improperly

North Texas cancelled the Houston game because one position group had or came in contact with someone who had COVID-19. It is a reminder that this season is played during a pandemic and every game that is played is an accomplishment of some note. From a footballing perspective, we have other concerns. North Texas struggled…

Sun-Herald: Fine is Good

Patrick Magee of the Sun-Herald has something like a preview of the game “Last year, I got a couple of hits on him and he’s still getting it off,” USM redshirt junior defensive end Jacques Turner said. “It’s like you didn’t even hit him. We’ve just got to try to get him with the ball.”…

MGN Discovers Hattiesburg

And you may find yourself in another part of the world – Talking Heads About eight years ago I found myself in a Mini Cooper, having joined up with a future friend on his two-thirds-cross-country trip. Along the trip I made jokes about Mississippi that are only funny to those who haven’t spent a good…

CUSA Week 1 Recap

I sat down to write up a little CUSA recap but Alex Nicholas at Miner Rush did it already. So I will just mention that I voted WKU 1st, So Miss 2nd, and MTSU 3rd in the poll they run. WKU looks like a complete team although they were only going against Rice. Louisiana Tech…

C-USA Preseason Power Rankings & Ratings

MGN CUSA POWER RANKINGS RANK TEAM RATING 1 MARSHALL 86.2 2 WESTERN KENTUCKY 84.8 3 MIDDLE TENNESSE ST 83.5 4 SOUTHERN MISSISSIPPI 83.0 5 LOUISIANA TECH 78.3 6 FIU 77.0 7 OLD DOMINION 76.9 8 FAU 76.4 9 UTEP 75.8 10 RICE 75.0 11 CHARLOTTE 72.8 12 UTSA 71.6 13 NORTH TEXAS 71.0 MGN CUSA…

CUSA Looking Strong After Week One

2015 will only be our third season in CUSA. There’s been lots of turnover but I’m finally feeling comfortable with our neighbors. Also, I’m finally rooting for them in non-conference play. With Marshall yet to play (Sunday game against Purdue) as of this writing, the conference has performed at a solid A- level. Let us…