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MAC Basketball Open Thread: Saturday, Jan. 18

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You could go outside and wade your way through the snow, or you could stay inside and watch basketball with us.

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As parts of Mid-America are once again under a winter lockdown (thanks snow) there's not much for folks to do outside of their homes. Dun-duh-da-duh. MAC Basketball is here to save the day! With 11 MAC Hoops games on deck throughout the day, there's plenty to fill your day with.

It all kicks off with the men at 11 as Toledo and Akron square off in one of the biggest conference matchups we'll see this season. Here's the full slate of MAC men's games today:

Men's Basketball Saturday, Jan. 18
Toledo Akron 11 a.m. ESPNU / WatchESPN / MACDN
Miami Ball State 2 p.m. MACDN
Kent State Buffalo 6 p.m. TWCSC / MACDN
Eastern Michigan Central Michigan 7 p.m. MACDN
Ohio Northern Illinois 8 p.m. MACDN

But not to be outdone, the women have six games on the docket today, including a huge showdown in Mt. Pleasant. Here's the full schedule of women's games on tap today:

Women's Basketball Saturday, Jan. 18
Bowling Green Central Michigan 12 p.m. TWCSC / Comcast Michigan / MACDN
Eastern Michigan Buffalo 2:30 p.m. MACDN
Kent State Akron 1:30 p.m. MACDN
Northern Illinois Miami 2 p.m. MACDN
Ball State Ohio 2 p.m. MACDN
Toledo Western Michigan 2 p.m. MACDN

With all this MACtion there is no reason to trek out into the nasty cold. Snuggle up with the remote, your laptop and enjoy some shooty hoops and good conversation as we live chat the games here on our open thread.