Two quick notes from the world of C-USA football.
1) Besides Marshall, four other Conference USA schools accepted bowl game invitations yesterday, they are as follows:
SHERATON HAWAI'I BOWL (Honolulu, Hawai'i)
Saturday, December 24
Southern Miss vs. Nevada (ESPN)
BELL HELICOPTER ARMED FORCES BOWL (Dallas, Texas)
Friday, December 30
Tulsa vs. BYU (ESPN)
TICKET CITY BOWL (Dallas, Texas)
Monday, January 2
Houston vs. Penn State (ESPNU)
BBVA COMPASS BOWL (Birmingham, Ala.)
Saturday, January 7
SMU vs. Pittsburgh (ESPN)
2) UAB has hired Arkansas offensive coordinator Garrick McGee as their new head football coach. McGee replaces Neil Callaway who lead the Blazers to a 18-42 record in five seasons. Full details here.