A Redditor named ‘ncaahoopsanalyst’ on the college football board /r/CFB used advanced statistical analysis to predict how the American teams will fare this upcoming season. From the post:
Houston is the #4 team in the league based on national ranking, but they get the 3 toughest teams all at home. This is why they are picked to win the league – they have the most favorable schedule.
He’s got Houston over Temple in the inaugural AAC Championship Game. I can dig it! Full post here.