From Hawaii's success to Notre Dame's struggles, here's a look at the non-BCS teams' midseason report.
Boise State's charge into a BCS bowl and Colt Brennan's record year highlights the non-BCS conferences overview.
Take a midseason look at the C-USA, MAC, Mountain West, Sun Belt, WAC and the Independents.
There might not be a Utah-like story in 2005, but Notre Dame's rise and a surprising TCU squad are stories worth following.
The Irish still have unfinished business to take care of, but Notre Dame has turned a corner under new coach Charlie Weis.
After ending a 17-game losing streak, George O'Leary and Central Florida can breathe a little easier.