Week 14 Lowe Down: Playoff or bust, time is now

Week 14 Lowe Down: Playoff or bust, time is now

Matt Lowe

December 02 Now I’m not saying college football’s playoff system remotely resembles Major League Baseball’s, but I like idea of having automatic bids and then wild cards. That way there is no grey area FULL STORY

Ohio, Western Michigan to battle in MAC title game

Ohio, Western Michigan to battle in MAC title game

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November 28 That's the way Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck looks at his senior quarterback and top wide receiver. The undefeated and 21st-ranked Broncos, who face Ohio for the Mid-American Conference championship at Detroit's Ford Field on Friday FULL STORY

First and 20: Buckeyes belong in playoff

First and 20: Buckeyes belong in playoff

Anthony Gimino

November 27 This year, Ohio State -- with the same 11-1 record -- has wins at Oklahoma and Wisconsin, plus Saturday's 30-27 overtime thriller over Michigan. That's three victories over teams that were in the CFP Top 10 FULL STORY

Top 25 Recaps: No. 5 Washington blows out Wazzou

Top 25 Recaps: No. 5 Washington blows out Wazzou

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November 25 Washington quarterback Jake Browning passed for 292 yards and three touchdowns and halfback Lavon Coleman rushed for two scores to lead the No. 5 Huskies into the Pac-12 championship game with a victory over 23rd-ranked Washington State FULL STORY

Fleck, W. Michigan look to 'row the boat' vs. Toledo

Fleck, W. Michigan look to 'row the boat' vs. Toledo

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November 22 Since his arrival at Western Michigan in December 2012, coach P.J. Fleck urged everyone associated with his program to "Row the Boat" - and the philosophy has brought the No. 14 Broncos into uncharted waters. FULL STORY

First and 20: Chaos reigns in CFP selections

First and 20: Chaos reigns in CFP selections

Anthony Gimino

November 20 The College Football Playoff selection committee has had it easy in its first two seasons, with by-the-chalk conference champs and four easily-slotted teams. FULL STORY

First and 20: Easy as 2-3-4 to create chaos

First and 20: Easy as 2-3-4 to create chaos

Anthony Gimino

November 13 No. 2 Clemson, No. 3 Michigan and No. 4 Washington all lost -- as did No. 8 Texas A&M and No. 9 Auburn. Clemson and Michigan had been favored by about three touchdowns. Each of the five upset victims had been FULL STORY

Unbeaten Western Michigan rallies past Kent State

Unbeaten Western Michigan rallies past Kent State

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November 08 No. 21 Western Michigan used the power of two 100-yard rushers and momentum from a fourth-quarter safety to remain unbeaten and stay in the chase for a big bowl with a 37-21 victory at Kent State in a Mid-American Conference FULL STORY

CFP rankings: 'Bama No. 1, Huskies move to 4

CFP rankings: 'Bama No. 1, Huskies move to 4

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November 08 Alabama remained the No. 1 team in the latest rankings released by the College Football Playoff selection committee Tuesday night, but the more significant news is that Washington moved up one spot to No. 4. FULL STORY

First & 20: Alabama QB Hurts displays growing pains

First & 20: Alabama QB Hurts displays growing pains

Anthony Gimino

November 07 Nick Saban's crew took LSU's body blows in a slobberknocker of an SEC game Saturday night and somehow still remained standing with its arms in the air. Alabama survived to win 10-0 and remained a virtually undisputed No. 1. FULL STORY

MAC STANDINGS

East Division
TEAM
W-L
PF
PA
Ohio
8-4
322
260
Miami of Ohio
6-6
281
292
Akron
5-7
329
403
Bowling Green
4-8
298
460
Kent State
3-9
247
344
UMass
2-10
280
426
Buffalo
2-10
198
388
West Division
TEAM
W-L
PF
PA
Western Michigan
12-0
537
230
Toledo
9-3
466
303
Eastern Michigan
7-5
365
364
Central Michigan
6-6
332
339
Northern Illinois
5-7
366
364
Ball State
4-8
324
361