Conference USA

Conference USA

C-USA Splits 6 New Teams Evenly Among 2 Divisions

Conference USA, which is expanding to 14 members even with four leaving for the Big East in 2013, announced its football schedule and new division alignments Wednesday.



SMU To Face Fresno State In Hawaii Bowl

SMU accepted its invitation last week. SMU Athletics Director Rick Hart said the game is a tremendous reward for the school’s players. SMU finished second in Conference USA’s West Division.



SMU Accepts Invite To Hawaii Bowl

SMU has accepted an invitation to play in the Hawaii Bowl. SMU will meet a team from the Mountain West on Christmas Eve at Aloha Stadium.


Texas A&M v SMU

UCF Seeking Redemption Against SMU

Central Florida was eyeing a return to Conference USA championship game last year before a 21-point loss at Southern Methodist sent the Knights into a 2-5 tailspin to end the season.


Oklahoma v Texas

Dallas New Year’s Day Game Gets New Sponsor

The New Year’s Day bowl game at the Cotton Bowl has a new sponsor. The Heart of Dallas Bowl will debut Jan. 1 with teams from the Big 12 and Big Ten.


Conference USA

C-USA Has QB Changes Without 5 Big Passers

This is the last C-USA season for SMU, Houston, Central Florida and Memphis before going to the Big East.


Conference USA

Conference USA In Cycle Of Change

Conference USA seems to be in a perpetual cycle of change. There are five new coaches among the league’s 12 teams.


Fans of the SMU Mustangs wave a flag during a game at Gerald J. Ford Stadium  (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

SMU Picks Tennessee-Chattanooga’s Hart As New AD

Hart will replace Steve Orsini, who was fired May 17, a month after SMU hired Hall of Fame basketball coach Larry Brown. Orsini had been SMU’s athletic director since 2006.


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Tulsa Nets 2013 Conference USA Hoops Tourney

Conference USA has announced plans to hold its postseason basketball tournaments in Tulsa in 2013 and in El Paso, Texas, in 2014.


Fans of the SMU Mustangs wave a flag during a game at Gerald J. Ford Stadium  (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Athletic Director Steve Orsini Out At SMU

SMU has announced athletic director Steve Orsini has been fired, effective immediately.


An offensive line prepares to snap a football.

Conference USA Expands By 5 Members

Conference USA announced Friday that it is adding five new schools in 2013.


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Regents Approve UT-San Antonio To Conference USA

University of Texas System regents have approved letting UT-San Antonio move to Conference USA in 2013.