Category Archives: MAC

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    Bowling Green updates Future Non-Conference Football Schedules

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    Bowling Green (2010)The Bowling Green Falcons have added a future home-and-home football series against South Alabama and removed a series with Texas State, according to an announcement today.

    Bowling Green and South Alabama will begin their two-game series at Doyt Perry Stadium in Ohio on Sept. 11, 2021. The Falcons will then travel to face the Jaguars at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile on Sept. 3, 2022. Read Full Story »

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    Report: UMass to host Maine in 2013

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    UMass MinutemenThe UMass Minutemen will host the Maine Black Bears in 2013, according to a report by the Daily Hampshire Gazette.

    According to the agreement, UMass will host Maine at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough on Sept. 7, 2013.

    The two schools first met in 1909 and have played every season since 1958. UMass leads the overall series 41-16-1. Read Full Story »

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    Akron, Iowa State schedule 2018-19 Home-and-home Football Series

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    The Akron Zips and the Iowa State Cyclones have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2018 and 2019, ISU announced today via Twitter.

    Iowa State will host Akron at Jack Trice Stadium in Ames on Sept. 22, 2018. The final game of the series will have the Zips hosting the Cyclones at InfoCision Stadium – Summa Field in Akron on Sept. 7, 2019.

    The 2018 contest will be the first ever meeting between Akron and Iowa State. Read Full Story »

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    Bowling Green adds Louisiana Tech, Texas State to Future Football Schedules

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Bowling Green (2010)The Bowling Green Falcons have added future home-and-home football series against Louisiana Tech and Texas State. The Falcons have also made several other additions and changes to their future schedules which have been posted to their official website.

    Bowling Green and Louisiana Tech will begin their two-game series at Joe Aillet Stadium in Ruston, LA on Sept. 22, 2018. The Falcons will then host the Bulldogs at Doyt Perry Stadium in Bowling Green, OH on Sept. 14, 2019. Read Full Story »

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    Northwestern adds games vs. Eastern Illinois & Western Michigan, drops Army

    By Kevin Kelley -

    NorthwesternThe Northwestern Wildcats have added future non-conference football games against Western Michigan and Eastern Illinois and dropped a game against Army, the school announced this week.

    Northwestern will host Eastern Illinois at Ryan Field in Evanston, IL on Sept. 12, 2015. The game completed their 2015 football schedule, which was officially announced on Tuesday.

    Northwestern was scheduled to host Army in 2015, but that game was replaced by the contest against Eastern Illinois. Read Full Story »

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    Ball State adds Northwestern to 2015 Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    NorthwesternBall StateThe Ball State Cardinals have added the Northwestern Wildcats to their 2015 football schedule, the school announced this morning.

    Ball State will travel to face Northwestern at Ryan Field in Evanston on Sept. 26, 2015. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools. Read Full Story »

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    UMass Minutemen announce Future Non-Conference Football Opponents

    By Kevin Kelley -

    UMass MinutemenThe UMass Minutemen announced a slate of future non-conference football opponents today, which includes games against BCS teams Boston College, Colorado, Florida, Notre Dame, Penn State and Wisconsin.

    UMass will open the 2013 season with a trip to face the Wisconsin Badgers on Aug. 31. After a road game at Kansas State on Sept. 14, the Minutemen will host Vanderbilt on Sept. 21. UMass has never faced Vanderbilt or Wisconsin and is 0-2 against Kansas State. Read Full Story »

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    Ohio Bobcats schedule Home-and-home Football Series vs. Kansas & Cincinnati

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Ohio BobcatsThe Ohio Bobcats have scheduled a home-and-home football series against the Kansas Jayhawks (2016-17) and the Cincinnati Bearcats (2018 & 2020), the school announced today.

    Ohio will travel to face Kansas at Memorial Stadium in Lawrence on Sept. 10, 2016. The Jayhawks will then make their first ever trip to face the Bobcats at Peden Stadium in Athens on Sept. 16, 2017. Read Full Story »

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    Report: Notre Dame to host UMass in 2015

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    UMassNotre DameThe Notre Dame Fighting Irish will host the UMass Minutemen in 2015, Gazette.net has reported.

    The contest could reunite Notre Dame head coach Brian Kelly and UMass head coach Charley Molnar. Molnar was Kelly’s offensive coordinator at Notre Dame in 2010 and 2011. Read Full Story »

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    Minnesota announces changes to Future Football Schedules

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Minnesota Golden GophersThe Minnesota Golden Gophers announced a few changes to their future football schedules this morning.

    On Sept. 6, 2014, Minnesota will host the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders at TCF Bank Stadium.

    The Golden Gophers were previously scheduled to travel to Miami (OH) on Sept. 6, 2014, but will now make the trip to face the RedHawks on Sept. 17, 2016. Read Full Story »

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    2012 MAC Football Schedules Announced

    By Kevin Kelley -

    MACThe 2012 Mid-American Conference (MAC) football schedules were released today. The season begins on Thursday, August 30 with Akron, Central Michigan and UMass each hosting non-conference opponents.

    Temple is no longer a part of the MAC as they have joined the Big East for the 2012 season. As a result, Bowling Green was moved back to the MAC East Division. Read Full Story »

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    Temple Owls to join Big East Conference in 2012

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Big EastThe Big East has officially announced the addition of the Temple Owls to the conference. Temple will join for football in 2012 and all sports in 2013.

    Temple was formerly a member of the Big East in football from 1991 through 2004. The Owls were dismissed from the league and played as an Independent for two years before joining the MAC. Read Full Story »

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    Temple to open 2012 season against Villanova in Mayor’s Cup

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    VillanovaTempleThe Temple Owls will open the 2012 football season against the Villanova Wildcats in the 4th annual Mayor’s Cup.

    Temple will host the fourth and final game of the Mayor’s Cup series at Lincoln Financial Field on Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. Kickoff time and television coverage, if any, will be announced at a later date. Read Full Story »

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    Report: Temple likely to join Big East Conference in 2012

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    Temple OwlsThe Temple Owls are likely to join the Big East conference in all sports in 2012, CBSSports.com has reported.

    The Big East is desperate for another school to fill in for West Virginia after the Mountaineers were released to compete in the Big 12 in 2012. Sources told CBSSports.com that the deal with Temple “is done.” Read Full Story »

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    Buffalo Bulls complete 2013 Non-conference Football Schedule

    By Kevin Kelley -

    Buffalo BullsThe Buffalo Bulls have completed their 2013 non-conference football schedule, the school announced today.

    UB completed their schedule with the addition of a Sept. 21 game at the Ohio State Buckeyes. The game will be the first ever meeting between the two schools and the Bulls will receive a $1 million guarantee. Read Full Story »