Tulsa Will Take an Unrecognizable Conference USA By Storm in 2009-2010

Posted by Jameson Fleming on July-25-2009 Add Comments

It has been five years since Conference USA entered a season looking so unfamiliar. Five years ago the league suffered through a radical overhaul that sent five teams to the Big East, several more to mid-major conferences, and welcomed in a few new schools to the mix.

But heading into this season, the league will look radically different again. This time, all the same teams will return, but most without the star players that were the faces of the league last season.

Without former league powers Louisville and Marquette, Memphis rose to the top of the league, dominating Conference USA at a historic level under Coach John Calipari. But Calipari traded in Memphis Blue for Kentucky's Big Blue and with that likely goes the Tiger...

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