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MAC broadcast schedule for 2022 football season released

A handful of intriguing out-of-conference matchups, the return of the Saturday afternoon title game and a new potential TV partner highlight the TV schedule release.

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2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 14 Recap

The conference tournament is all set, as Ball State wins the regular season MAC title and will host CMU, Toledo and Ohio in the postseason tourney.

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Belt’s Beer Garden: Welcome Committee

Moksa Brewing’s Welcome Young One

MAC Bandwagon Podcast, ep. 97: Spring sports liven up the mid-May air!

The boys cover this past weekends MAC softball championship, take a look at the last weekend of baseball, and discuss Ryan Rollins’ rising NBA Draft stock. All that, and more!

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 13 Recap

Central Michigan takes a half game lead for the regular season championship into the last weekend. Ball State is lurking and ready to take advantage of any mistakes.

In Pictures: Central Michigan Chippewas at Eastern Michigan Eagles

The Chippewas sweep the Eagles in EMU’s last home games of the season.

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Belt’s Beer Garden: You Spindle Me Right Round

SpindleTap’s hazy IPA, aptly named Juiceton.

MAC Bandwagon Podcast, ep. 96: The 2022 MAC Softball Tournament Special!

The boys discuss a number of stories from the week, including a new athletic identity at Akron and a preview of the MAC Softball tournament!

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 12 Recap

Ohio sweeps Akron and creates a gap with the teams chasing them for the last spot in the MAC Tournament. Eastern Michigan splits with NIU fall back.

Akron Zips unveil new logo in rebrand

After incorporating kangaroos and ‘Z’s into the logo throughout the 21st century, the Zips are moving to a stylized ‘A’.

MAC Bandwagon Podcast, ep. 95: Ball State Baseball makes a statement, and James stops by to talk NFL Draft!

The Ball State baseball team was the highlight of the weekend, with a dominant four game sweep of Central Michigan. Also this week, James stops by to discuss the MAC prospects selected in the NFL Draft!

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Belt’s Beer Garden: Vibin’ Out

Beer Tree Brew’s Fresh Vibes - an amazing hazy IPA

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 11 Recap

The Ball State Cardinals made their mark on the conference standings this weekend, sweeping Central Michigan. Hosting the MAC tournament is theirs to lose.

Thomas Odukoya added to Tennessee Titans roster via NFL International Player Pathway Program

The Almere, Netherlands native will start his pro football career in Tennessee as part of the NFL’s new global diversity initiative.

2022 NFL Draft MAC Undrafted Free Agent Tracker

The night is still young for former MAC players looking for a professional home after one of the most successful draft weekends for the conference in recent memory.

Just Want News About Your MAC Team? Find It Here:

Find all of our team-specific pages here in our team database.

Bailey Flint selected second overall by Ti-Cats in 2022 CFL Global Draft

Flint, an Australian national, will continue his football career in Ontario.

Mike Caliendo signs as undrafted free agent with the Kansas City Chiefs

Caliendo has the kind of experience and traits to help the Chiefs round out their championship-caliber roster.

Kadofi Wright signs as undrafted free agent with the Denver Broncos

Wright will go cross-country to start his professional career, signing with a Denver team which looks to compete immediately.

MAC Bandwagon Podcast, ep. 94: Baseball and Spring Football!

The boys take a look back at the last few weeks in MAC baseball, and Collin Murphy of the Western Herald joins to discuss WMU football!

Justin Hall signs as an undrafted free agent with the Las Vegas Raiders

Raiders add a Swiss Army Knife to its toolbox with the signing of Hall.

Bryant Koback signs as undrafted free agent with the Minnesota Vikings

Koback’s historic college production and pre-draft testing led to his selection.

Sterling Weatherford signs as undrafted free agent with the Indianapolis Colts

Weatherford presents himself as a interesting hybrid option for the Colts defense.

Kalil Pimpleton signs as undrafted free agent with the Detroit Lions

Pimpleton will continue his professional journey just over two hours away from Mt. Pleasant, signing a UDFA contract with the homestate Lions.

Kaleb Eleby accepts rookie mini-camp invitation with the Seattle Seahawks

Eleby brings efficiency and promise to the Seahawks, but he’ll have a tough road to plow if he wants to stay on.

Samuel Womack selected 172nd overall by San Francisco 49ers in 2022 NFL Draft

Womack is the second member of the Toledo secondary drafted in the fifth round, joining Tycen Anderson.

Dominique Robinson selected 174th overall by the Chicago Bears in 2022 NFL Draft

Robinson, who was snagging passes two years ago, will go to Chicago as an intriguing quarterback hunter.

Tycen Anderson selected 166th overall by Cincinnati Bengals in 2022 NFL Draft

The Toledo native stays in his home state as he begins his NFL career with the reigning AFC champions.

Bernhard Raimann selected 77th overall by the Indianapolis Colts in 2022 NFL Draft

Raimann will shore up the Colts line in 2022 after a four-year journey which saw him make the transition from tight end to tackle during the height of the COVID pandemic.

Luke Goedeke selected 57th overall by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2022 NFL Draft

Goedeke, a technician in the trenches, will look to compete right away with the Bucs as they seek to rebuild their interior line.

Skyy Moore selected 54th overall by the Kansas City Chiefs in 2022 NFL Draft

After a meteoric rise through college football, Moore poised to become a major weapon in Kansas City’s arsenal.

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Belt’s Beer Garden: Native Land

Native Land is an worldwide collaboration from Bow & Arrow Brewing to support Native organizations and strengthen Native communities

NFL Draft History Lesson: Northern Illinois Huskies (2017-2021)

NIU’s Mid-American Conference success is translating to the NFL, with three selections over the last five drafts.