Five MAC players appeared in the NFLPA Collegiate Bowl and three left their mark in the box score.
NFLPA Bowl game news and practice highlights will be added throughout the week.
Kent State Golden Flashes
The Pasadena-based bowl game continues to draw talent from across the country, with four MAC stars set to participate.
Schlee, a one-year starter for KSU, will have two years of eligibility remaining at his new home.
Burns spent the past six seasons on P.J. Fleck’s staff as Minnesota’s running backs coach.
Less than 24 hours after head coach Sean Lewis joins Colorado’s staff, Kent State sees two more offensive stars in the portal.
Lewis, who revitalized the Golden Flashes program in his tenure at Kent, is reportedly the first FBS coaching hire for Deion Sanders.
Cephas was a back-to-back First Team All-MAC selection with the Golden Flashes.
Kent State scores 20 points in the final frames to take down Buffalo at home in a vital contest for the latter’s postseason eligibility.
The loss against Toledo stings harder after a great performance vs. Kent State.
Led by backup QB Taylor Powell, Eastern Michigan comes back from a 10-point halftime deficit to win.
A battle of two mirror image teams is set to take place on Wednesday night.
Backs against the wall for bowl eligibility, Kent State delivers a dominant performance on the road.
The Anniversary Award rivalry resumes Wednesday, but this time Bowling Green enters with the better record.
Steele picks up a career-high 192 yards as the Cardinals escape a 13-0 hole in their 2022 Tuesday night debut.
Two interdivisional opponents kick off the 2022 midweek slate Tuesday night.
The Golden Flashes secure the Wagon Wheel for the fourth consecutive season behind backup QB Devin Kargman.
The Flashes retain the Wagon Wheel for the fourth-straight year and extend their home win streak to a record-breaking 12 games in a row with a hard-earned win over Akron.
Happy Wagon Wheel week to all who celebrate!
The Rockets sputtered at the start of the game, but found themselves outpacing the Golden Flashes considerably by game’s end.
Toledo faces another preseason top MAC team. After taking care of business against the first two, can Kent State be the thorn in their side?
The RedHawks jump to a 17-0 lead and stave off a late Collin Schlee rally, exacting vengeance for last November.
One overtime two-point attempt determined the MAC East race last year. What’s in store this season as the series shifts to Oxford?
The Bobcats showed some mettle despite being overmatched on paper against a stout Kent State side in one of the most entertaining MAC bouts of 2022.
KSU gets its program-record 11th straight home win in an instant MAC Classic against the Bobcats.
The Flashes and Bobcats meet to get the MAC East slate started in what could be a fun shootout of a contest.
The schedule featured road trips to Washington, Oklahoma, and Georgia. Now, Kent State is ready to apply what it learned in MAC play.
Kent State scores more points than Georgia’s first three opponents combined and stays within 10 in the fourth quarter.
Kent State takes on the No. 1 team in the country. A win would make it the greatest MAC upset of all-time.
The Golden Flashes’ early 3-0 lead was met with 33 unanswered Oklahoma points.
Brent Venables and the Sooners host an upset-hopeful Kent State under the lights in Norman.
Kent State continues its run through the non-conference gauntlet against the No. 7 Sooners.
From Jack Salopek to DJ Taylor, here are the new starters in the conference that come with immediate All-MAC potential.