Links: Despite record, Fresno State is still a good team

Posted by ESPN.com’s Graham Watson

  • Fresno State coach Pat Hill thinks his team is playing well and that its 1-2 record is not indicative of that.

  • Wyoming coach Dave Christensen acknowledged that he needed to find a way to give his defense a break after spending 35 minutes on the field against Colorado.

  • SMU will use its bye week to recover mentally after giving up a huge lead en route to a loss against Washington State.

  • Troy receiver Josh Jarboe tries to put his past behind him.

  • North Texas shouldn’t be too concerned with a blowout loss to Alabama, it’s Sun Belt play that matters.

  • Colorado State is one of two undefeated Mountain West teams and puts that record on the line against BYU this week.

  • Hawaii’s pass defense was called into question after UNLV threw for 340 yards this past weekend.

  • Clemson running back C.J. Spiller could be ready for a big nonconference tilt against TCU this weekend.