The Thanksgiving holiday is upon us and games will be played as teams from around the nation look to stake a claim in their respective conferences.
The race to finish first has begun in the new 16-team Conference USA. Early indications are the better start results in a better finish.
The season has started and games have been played by all Conference USA teams. Results have varied but it’s early. Teams are just getting warmed up.
They’re newcomers to Conference USA. Yet, Middle Tennessee is the preseason No. 1 team.