On Nov. 10, Conference USA tips off its 23rd men's and women's basketball seasons.

After a career game in WKU's 45-14 win over Charlotte, senior Deon Yelder has been named the John Mackey Tight End of the Week, it was announced Wednesday morning. Yelder had career highs of seven catches for 92 yards - all in the first half - while scoring his second touchdown of the season, an 8-yarder on the Hilltoppers' opening drive.

The 2017 season is already hitting the midpoint and 10 C-USA teams are at least halfway to bowl-eligibility. Saturday's slate includes six conference matchups and one non-conference tilt.

Conference USA announced today that Dynacraft Wheels has entered into an agreement to be the title sponsor for the C-USA Football Championship for the second consecutive year. The 2017 title game will be played on Saturday, Dec. 2, at a site to be determined and will be televised by the ESPN family of networks.

A pair of conference games being held in the Lone Star State are on Saturday’s schedule for week four.
 
UAB will make its first trip to North Texas since 1995 and FIU will visit Rice in a matchup of programs that were displaced due to Hurricanes and had players and staff members affected due to the storms.