Team To Beat
North Texas 20-11 (14-4) Allowing only 63 points per game, the Mean Green’s defense has shut opponents down this season.
Louisiana Tech 22-8 (13-5) With a win over a Power 5 opponent and having beat North Texas in the head-to-head scoring margin, the Bulldogs pose the biggest threat to North Texas.
Western Kentucky 20-10 (13-5) The Hilltoppers went 3-1 against the conference’s top two teams this season.
At large possibilities
Ideal Championship match up
North Texas vs. Louisiana Tech