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Conference USA Basketball Power 5

CUSA-fans.com presents the Conference USA Basketball Power 5, a weekly-updated ranking of the top 5 basketball teams in Conference USA as voted on by the CUSA-fans.com staff. Like the Top 25 polls, 5 points are awarded for a 1st place vote and 1 for a 5th place vote.

All comments, records and RPI rankings are through 01/22 games.

updated 01/23/06

Rank Team Points Record RPI Comments

1 Memphis (4) 20 17-2
(3-0)
2 Thursday night's match-up with UAB should be interesting. It should also be the Tigers only real conference "test" before their March 2nd game vs. UAB in Birmingham.

2 UAB 16 14-3
(4-0)
39 Their 10-game winning streak will be on the line TH night @ Memphis. An upset here could almost ensure a NCAA Tourney bid for the Blazers.

3 UTEP 12 11-5
(4-0)
142 The streaky Miners have 4 straight wins to begin C-USA play and host SMU on Saturday before heading to Houston on Feb. 1st.

4 Houston 7 10-6
(1-3)
79 A rough start in conference play for the Cougars, but only 2 of their next 10 games are against RPI top 150 teams.

5t Rice 4 8-9
(2-2)
219 Two losses last week for the Owls but they stay in our Power 5 rankings tied for 5th place with SMU. With games @ Southern Miss and vs. Tulane this week the Owls should have a good chance of bouncing back with 2 more wins before facing Memphis on Feb. 4th.

5t SMU 4 9-7
(2-2)
228 An OOC game vs. Texas Pan-American before heading to El Paso to face the Miners on Saturday. The Mustangs have a great opportunity to move up in our Power 5 rankings with a big road win this weekend.

Also receiving votes: UCF 1

Added this week: SMU

Dropped out: N/A

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