Here's how WKU ranks among other C-USA and regional programs after two weeks of college football

Here's how WKU ranks in the NCAA statistics compared to other Conference USA and regional programs after two weeks of college football

While two weeks is still a small sample size when attempting to forecast an entire college football season, the results do begin to display the identities of the programs across the country.  Early strength of schedule - good or bad - can easily skew the numbers during the first weeks of the season, but the strengths and weaknesses of each is starting to surface.

Here's how Western Kentucky stacks up against its fellow Conference USA mates and others of note.

key: ranking (stat total), category leader in bold

Record Total Off. Total Def. Pass Off. Pass  Eff. Def. Rush Off. Rush Def. Turn. Marg Penalties 3rd Down Conv.
WKU 2-0 67 (418) 113 (482.5) 19 (325) 58 (118.2) 115 (93) 93 (195.5) 6 (+2) 111 (19) 117 (.250)
FAU 0-2 37 (476) 124 (572) 81 (214.5) 111 (159.0) 22 (261.5) 106 (210) 81 (-.5) 119 (21) 87 (.355)
FIU 1-1 77 (398.5) 64 (367) 42 (271.5) 94 (135.0) 96 (127) 50 (125.5) 107 (-1.5) 85 (15) 37 (.455)
La Tech 1-1 10 (583.5) 98 (435.5) 11 (368.5) 89 (133.8) 50 (215) 44 (121.5) 58 (0.0) 10 (8) 74 (.375)
Marshall 1-1 108 (330) 90 (422) 98 (170) 34 (103.1) 80 (160) 105 (209) 81 (-.5) 122 (22) 115 (.269)
MTSU 1-1 57 (440) 82 (404) 41 (276) 77 (126.7) 77 (164) 38 (112.5) 107 (-1.5) 20 (9) 19 (.514)
No. Texas 0-1 123 (240) 102 (444) 116 (128) 110 (158.1) 109 (112) 121 (273) 96 (-1) 8 (7) 74 (.375)
ODU 2-0 60 (436.5) 61 (355) 112 (113) 26 (97.3) 13 (283.5) 84 (179.5) 15 (+1.5) 56 (12) 38 (.448)
Rice 1-1 25 (502.5) 30 (281) 92 (188) 118 (167.7) 5 (314.5) 40 (117.5) 118 (-2) 33 (10) 1 (.694)
So Miss 1-1 46 (463.5) 46 (315.5) 29 (293) 69 (122.5) 73 (170.5) 70 (150.5) 58 (0.0) 77 (14) 79 (.367)
UTEP 0-2 117 (309) 125 (582) 102 (166.5) 126 (204.2) 88 (142.5) 100 (205.5) 123 (-2.5) 33 (10) 63 (.406)
TX- San An 0-2 86 (377) 83 (377) 46 (262) 107 (147.2) 106 (115) 79 (169) 81 (-.5) 122 (22) 92 (.333)
Indiana 2-0 18 (517) 119 (532.5) 30 (291.5) 112 (161.2) 39 (225.5) 87 (185.5) 6 (+2) 101 (17) 69 (.389)
Kentucky 2-0 68 (417) 103 (448) 73 (224.5) 53 (115.4) 64 (193.5) 110 (221) 15 (+1.5) 38 (11) 102 (.321)
Louisville 0-2 76 (400) 76 (394.5) 56 (246) 76 (125.9) 83 (154) 104 (208) 96 (-1) 77 (14) 27 (.481)
Miami (OH) 1-1 114 (311.5) 74 (384.5) 83 (210.5) 83 (130.1) 114 (101) 81 (171.5) 107 (-1.5) 115 (20) 110 (.286)
Vanderbilt 0-2 81 (392.5) 54 (334) 51 (256) 56 (117.6) 93 (136.5) 74 (159) 127 (-3) 20 (9) 84 (.359)

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