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C-USA tiebreakers after Wednesday

The standings and current tiebreaker situation:
1. UAB 11-4
2. Tulsa 10-5, 3. UTEP 10-5
(Teams split, Tulsa buried UAB, UTEP lost to UAB in 3ot)
4. Memphis 9-6, 5. Southern Miss 9-6
(Memphis swept USM)
6. Marshall 8-7, 7. SMU 8-7, 8. ECU 8-7
(MU 2-1 in that grouping, SMU 1-1, ECU 1-2)
9. UCF (this seed is clinched)
10. Rice 4-11, 11. Houston 4-11
(Rice up 1-0 but teams will settle this Saturday)
12. Tulane 3-12

Games Saturday (times converted to Eastern):
UTEP at SMU (TW Texas) …………………..3:00p
Tulane at Memphis (CBS C) ……………….4:00p
Rice at Houston ……………………………….6:00p
UCF at Marshall ……………………………….7:00p
East Carolina at UAB…………………………8:00p
Southern Miss at Tulsa (CBS C)…………..8:00p

I’ll doublecheck, but I do not see any tiebreaker favoring the Herd cracking into the top 5. It’s 6, 7 or 8. I’ll get to possibilities at some point later today.