Last week, a few teams made big statements and are playing outstanding football as we head into the final half of the season. SMU blew out Temple to stay unbeaten, Memphis bounced back from a tough loss and destroyed Tulane. In Conference USA, a matchup between Southern Miss and Louisiana Tech turned into shootout with the Bulldogs pulling away in the fourth quarter for the win in front of their home crowd. This week’s schedule is full of more intriguing games. Here are the opening lines for this week’s action.