MAC Athletes In The Pros

MAC's UFAs: You Won't Believe Who Wasn't Drafted

Hustle Belt looks at MAC players who found NFL success as unrestricted free agents.

How Far Can Zeke Go? Checking In On Zeke Marshall


The former Akron big man is busy playing for the Maine Red Claws of the NBA's D-League, and he made a trip to Northeast Ohio the other day for a game.

D.J. Cooper To Play In Greece


The former Ohio Bobcat, and one of the greatest mid-major point guards in NCAA history has opted to play in Greece.

Watch Chandler Harnish Bean Pam Oliver In The Face With A Tight Spiral


Chandler Harnish was an electrifying quarterback during his time in DeKalb. Known for his cannon arm, and a decent set of wheels, he was one of the best all-around quarterbacks the MAC has ever seen. Since he left DeKalb though, not much has been seen or heard of the now Colts backup quarterback. Well, at least we know all that time carrying a clipboard hasn't impacted his throwing ability.

Where are they now: Former MAC Players in the CFL


The CFL season began last weekend, and with 24 former MAC players on rosters, there is plenty to catch up on.

MAC dominates CFL Draft

Three Eagles players were taken in the first three rounds of the annual Canadian football draft; a fourth MAC player was taken from Buffalo.

MAC baseball in the pros: Toledo

While not rich with success, the Rockets have a journeyman major leaguer in Triple-A and a promising outfielder in Double-A.

Bryan Bullington hits a batter calling timeout

The Ball State pitcher made the Internet rounds with this amusing hit by pitch that didn't count.

A list of MAC NFL draftees, UDFAs

In addition to the seven players taken in the NFL Draft, a couple dozen more "leftovers" have reached agreements with pro teams of their choosing.

MAC baseball in the pros: Ohio

Or: a plea for a team to sign Gauntlett Eldemire

MAC baseball in the pros: NIU

The pro talent pool who went to NIU is meek at best.

MAC baseball in the pros: Miami

Help us, Adam Eaton, you're our only hope!

MAC baseball in the pros: Kent State

One of the College World Series darlings produced a rash of recent MLB draftees, some who have a shot at making it all the way to the top.

MAC baseball in the pros: EMU

Only two former Eagles are currently in the minor league system, but they do have the MAC's only active Major League Baseball manager.

MAC baseball in the pros: CMU

Chippewas pro baseball consists of a bearded man and a ton of recent prospects trying to follow them into the big leagues, many of them with the Detroit Tigers.

MAC baseball in the pros: BGSU

The Falcons feature two certain big leaguers, but beyond that there aren't really any players close to becoming the third.

Why you're rooting for Eric Page

The former productive Toledo wide receiver, fresh off recovering from a season-ending injury, is with his second NFL team. Who doesn't want a 5'10" wideout to succeed in the pros?

MAC baseball in the pros: Ball State

The MAC's only No. 1 overall pick in history is now pitching in Japan, but there are some Red Sox prospects with a chance to break in with a big league team, most likely in Boston.

MAC baseball in the pros: Akron

The Zips have only put three former players in the major leagues, and none since 2004.

Fantasy NFL, MAC Edition: Week 4


When the Pittsburgh Steelers are on a bye week, no fantasy NFL team made of MAC players has much of a chance.

MAC In the NFL: Week 3


Miami alum Ben Roethlisberger and four wide receivers had outstanding days in the pro ranks.

Fantasy MAC NFL: Take That, Big East!


The MAC's first win in the fantasy college conference football league came at the hands of a much-maligned power conference, the Big East

Fantasy MAC NFL: No Chance Against Big XII


The Big XII decisively did better in the NFL than the MAC, and it could have been worse.

MAC Players In The NFL: They Made The Cut


92 MAC players are on NFL rosters, including practice squads, to start the 2012 season.

What A Fantasy Football MAC NFL Team Looks Like


In an experimental fantasy NFL league with teams drafted by conference affiliation, here is our MAC team.

2012 Olympics: Yes, There Are MAC Athletes


Five MAC athletes will take the track, field, water and court in the 2012 London Olympics.

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