Western Michigan

RANK: #77

   

RECORD: 13-1

   

MAC RECORD: 8-0

   
Western Michigan

TEAM NEWS

2017 Schedule
09/02
at USC
 
09/09
at Michigan State
 
09/16
IDAHO
 
09/23
WAGNER
 
09/30
BALL STATE
 
10/07
at Buffalo
 
10/14
AKRON
 
10/21
at Eastern Michigan
 
11/01
CENTRAL MICHIGAN
 
11/08
KENT STATE
 
11/15
at Northern Illinois
 
11/24
at Toledo
 
2016 Results
W
at Northwestern
22-21
W
NORTH CAROLINA CENTRAL
70-21
W
at Illinois
34-10
W
GEORGIA SOUTHERN
49-31
W
at Central Michigan
49-10
W
NORTHERN ILLINOIS
45-30
W
at Akron
41-0
W
EASTERN MICHIGAN
45-31
W
at Ball State
52-20
W
at Kent State
37-21
W
BUFFALO
38-0
W
TOLEDO
55-35
W
vs. Ohio (MAC Championship Game)
29-23
L
vs. Wisconsin (Cotton Bowl)
16-24
No. 4 USC embraces the hype for opener

No. 4 USC embraces the hype for opener

Sports Xchange

August 29 Participants from two of last season's New Year's Six bowl games face off for the first time ever on Saturday, when No. 4 USC hosts Western Michigan at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. FULL STORY

Ohio, Western Michigan to battle in MAC title game

Ohio, Western Michigan to battle in MAC title game

Sports Xchange

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

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

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

Sports Xchange

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: 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

Sports Xchange

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

Week Eight Lowe Down: Tide rolls on, LSU stays hot

Week Eight Lowe Down: Tide rolls on, LSU stays hot

Matt Lowe

October 21 Alabama’s dominating win over Tennessee last week was not only impressive, but it also proved one thing: Nick Saban’s ability to adapt to the current college game — and its rules. FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 14
Tom Flacco
6-0
200
Jr.
RB 31
Jarvion Franklin*
6-0
225
Sr.
WR 7
D'wayne Eskridge
5-9
190
So.
WR 13
Keishawn Watson
5-11
185
So.
WR 2
Anton Curtis
6-0
195
So.
TE 85
Donnie Ernsberger*
6-3
255
Sr.
LT 77
Chukwuma Okorafor*
6-6
330
Sr.
LG 67
Curtis Doyle
6-5
305
Jr.
C 52
John Keenoy
6-3
300
Jr.
RG 59
Luke Juriga
6-4
295
So.
RT 78
Elliot Jordan
6-6
290
Jr.
Defense
DE 33
Eric Assoua
6-2
240
Jr.
DT 5
Andre Turner*
6-4
280
Sr.
DT 91
Ken Finley
6-2
290
Jr.
DE 58
Tony Balabini
6-3
235
So.
LB 6
Asantay Brown
6-0
215
Sr.
LB 8
Caleb Bailey*
6-0
225
Sr.
LB 10
Robert Spillane*
6-2
220
Sr.
CB 4
Darius Phillips*
5-10
190
Sr.
CB 1
Sam Beal*
6-1
185
Jr.
S 9
Davontae Ginwright
6-2
200
So.
S 2
Justin Tranquill*
5-11
195
So.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 47
Keenan Erb
5-7
155
Jr.
P 39
Derrick Mitchell
6-2
205
Jr.
*Returning Starters
2016 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
41.6
9
Rushing
228.9
24
Passing
254.4
49
Total
481.2
19
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
19.8
15
Rushing
153.6
49
Passing
200.1
25
Total
353.6
26
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+18
+1.29
T-120
2015 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
36.0
26
Rushing
204.6
29
Passing
286.2
26
Total
490.8
17
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
28.3
T-79
Rushing
181.1
T-76
Passing
232.6
72
Total
413.7
82
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+1
+0.08
T-61
2014 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
33.8
32
Rushing
170.8
55
Passing
267.3
34
Total
438.2
39
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
24.9
T-42
Rushing
153.5
47
Passing
217.6
48
Total
371.2
45
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+3
+0.23
T-48