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2016 Schedule
1st in C-USA - East
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Conference USA's 13 most important players in 2016

Western Kentucky took down Southern Miss to win the Conference USA title last season, and receiver Taywan Taylor put on a show. Who are the conference's other can't-miss players?

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C-USA confidential: Coaches unload on league

How do Conference USA coaches think 2016 will go? Coaches dish on why Southern Miss and Western Kentucky are the teams to beat, Marshall is a dark horse and UTEP has the league's best player.

Long snapper goes long distance on the trick shot (0:15)
Brandon Doughty highlight (0:28)

Highlights: Tyler Higbee

The Rams opted for the former Western Kentucky tight end in Round 4. Check out some of Higbee's best highlights.

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Cardinal not only wins, but wins big

Stanford far and away has the most consecutive 30-point games of the active FBS streaks with 13. Clemson, Oregon, North Carolina and Western Kentucky are all tied for the second most with six consecutive 30-point games.

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Brohm gets raise, 4-year extension from WKU

Western Kentucky coach Jeff Brohm, on the heels of a 12-2 finish in 2015, has agreed to a four-year contract extension through 2019 that boosts his annual salary from $600,000 to $800,000.


TBT: Wild finish at Popeyes Bahamas Bowl

Western Kentucky topped Central Michigan 49-48 in last season's Popeyes Bahamas Bowl, but the Hilltoppers blew a big lead and gave up the craziest play of the bowl season.

Will the Group of 5 ever get a playoff berth? (3:25)
SVP's Bad Beats remembers 2014 Bahamas Bowl (5:35)
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Jeff Brohm a rising young coach?

In his first two seasons as the Western Kentucky head coach, the former Louisville QB has led the Hilltoppers to a 20-7 record with two bowl victories.

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Conference USA off to good start

Thanks to wins by Western Kentucky and Louisiana Tech, Conference USA is leading the way in the early bowl standings.


Dangerfield gets respect with leaping TD

Jared Dangerfield got plenty of airtime -- then got flipped over -- but somehow held onto the ball for a 26-yard TD at the Miami Beach Bowl.

Team Stats

Passing Yards365.46th
Rushing Yards154.488th
Points For44.24th
Points Against25.254th