FBS Notebook: Minnesota tabs Fleck as new coach

FBS Notebook: Minnesota tabs Fleck as new coach

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January 06 After guiding Western Michigan to a 13-1 record this season, P.J. Fleck is leaving the school to become head coach of Minnesota's reeling football team. FULL STORY

Bulldogs win St. Petersburg Bowl on FG block

Bulldogs win St. Petersburg Bowl on FG block

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December 26 Mississippi State blocked a 37-yard field goal attempt by Nick Dowd with five seconds remaining to earn a 17-16 win against Miami (Ohio) in the 2016 St. Petersburg Bowl at Tropiciana Field on Monday. FULL STORY

Troy hangs on to down Ohio in Dollar General Bowl

Troy hangs on to down Ohio in Dollar General Bowl

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December 23 Jordan Chunn rushed for three touchdowns and Troy's defense forced four turnovers as the Trojans held off Ohio 28-23 in the Dollar General Bowl Friday night at Ladd-Peebles Stadium. FULL STORY

Miami (Ohio) aims to beat MSU in St. Petersburg Bowl

Miami (Ohio) aims to beat MSU in St. Petersburg Bowl

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December 20 Now the Falcons (9-5) are clinging to first place in the NFC South, while the Panthers (6-8) are trying to avoid a last-place finish in the division. FULL STORY

Tulsa routs Central Michigan in Miami Beach Bowl

Tulsa routs Central Michigan in Miami Beach Bowl

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December 19 Senior Dane Evans passed for five touchdowns to lead Tulsa to a 55-10 victory over Central Michigan in the third Miami Beach Bowl on Monday afternoon at Marlins Park. FULL STORY

Dollar General pits dangerous Troy O vs. Ohio's D

Dollar General pits dangerous Troy O vs. Ohio's D

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December 19 Ohio and Troy meet on Friday night in the Dollar General Bowl at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Mobile, Ala. It could just as easily be named the "Oh-so-close" Bowl. FULL STORY

CMU gears up for Tulsa offense in Miami Beach Bowl

CMU gears up for Tulsa offense in Miami Beach Bowl

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December 18 Tulsa already is the just the fifth team with a 3,000-yard passer (quarterback Dane Evans with 3,044), two 1,000-yard rushers (running backs James Flanders with 1,529 and D'Angelo Brewer with 1,330) FULL STORY

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

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

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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

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