Nick Suss of PBPSports:
To Kiffin, getting off the plane felt like he was in a movie. After the plane landed, the fans on the tarmac kept inching closer and closer to the plane. Some were even touching it. Kiffin said he didn’t want to get off the plane until he got assurance that he wouldn’t be mobbed.
League press release:
Conference USA will be sending eight schools to play in bowl games this holiday season. C-USA Champion Florida Atlantic leads the group of eight teams, joined in the postseason by West Champion UAB, Charlotte, FIU, Louisiana Tech, Marshall, Southern Miss and WKU.
FAU Owl Access: Lane Kiffin could have been Bobby Wilder.
Zachary Cottam of the NT Daily
If you zoom out and look at the department as a whole, I think all of the metrics are trending in a favorable way. Our momentum is strong and [it’s] not just about wins and losses, although those have definitely improved