After three previous weeks of progressions, Conference USA took two steps backwards this past weekend. This week presents several opportunities to make a statement.
Underdog Dynasty releases their weekly power ratings every Monday. I have a vote and here is their week four composite rankings.
Underdog Dynasty Week 4 Power Rankings
- Marshall (4-0, 0-0)
- UTSA (1-2, 0-0)
- Middle Tennessee (2-2, 1-0)
- Western Kentucky (1-2, 0-1)
- Old Dominion (3-1, 1-0)
- UAB (2-1, 0-0)
- North Texas (2-2, 0-1)
- UTEP (2-1, 0-0)
- La Tech (2-2, 1-0)
- Rice (0-3, 0-1)
- Florida Atlantic (1-3, 0-0)
- Southern Mississippi (2-2, 0-0)
- Florida International (1-3, 0-0)
The eighteen member voting panel seemed to wildly react to the results of this past week. La Tech went from second to ninth, which is a little harsh and ODU vaulted all the way to fifth while Rice is down to tenth.
Here are my Week 4 C-USA Power Rankings: