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 Southern Miss quarterback Nick Mullens led the Golden Eagles to a 56-31 win over Old Dominion in Hattiesburg on Nov. 21, 2015. ODU may be USM's toughest contender in pursuit of a bid to the American Athletic Conference in the event that it looks to expand.
TIM ISBELL/SUN HERALD Southern Miss quarterback Nick Mullens led the Golden Eagles to a 56-31 win over Old Dominion in Hattiesburg on Nov. 21, 2015. ODU may be USM's toughest contender in pursuit of a bid to the American Athletic Conference in the event that it looks to expand. TIM ISBELL SUN HERALD
TIM ISBELL/SUN HERALD Southern Miss quarterback Nick Mullens led the Golden Eagles to a 56-31 win over Old Dominion in Hattiesburg on Nov. 21, 2015. ODU may be USM's toughest contender in pursuit of a bid to the American Athletic Conference in the event that it looks to expand. TIM ISBELL SUN HERALD