Links: TCU keeps Mountain West in spotlight

Ohio coach Frank Solich has reinvented himself and the Ohio football program.

  • Army head coach Rich Ellerson has known Navy head coach Ken Niumatalolo so long that he recruited Niumatalolo out of high school.

  • Louisiana-Lafayette athletic director David Walkers says he’s happy with coach Rickey Bustle and the direction of the football program.

  • TCU’s success this season has helped keep the Mountain West Conference in the national spotlight.

  • Marshall athletic director Mike Hamrick is making progress on finding a new coach, but he also has to wait until some seasons conclude this weekend.

  • Army coach Rich Ellerson has breathed life into the Army program and given the Army-Navy game a storyline with a bowl bid on the line for the Black Knights.