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.
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.
Northern Illinois Huskies
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.
The Ball State Cardinals made their mark on the conference standings this weekend, sweeping Central Michigan. Hosting the MAC tournament is theirs to lose.
NIU’s Mid-American Conference success is translating to the NFL, with three selections over the last five drafts.
Toledo sweeps Eastern Michigan to create a gap between themselves and the mess of teams competing for fourth in a vital clash over the week of #MACBats.
Ball State has the smallest slip-up while Central Michigan uses it to create a gap. Ohio and Toledo take three of four from their opponents and put themselves in playoff positions.
Ball State wins a game against a top 25 ranked Oregon team, and CMU keeps rolling. They swept Northern Illinois. The rest of the conference is a soup, but it will settle into layers soon enough.
Five Huskies will pursue their draft dreams in 2022, as a young pup roster still tries to take shape in DeKalb.
Central Michigan and Ball State are (once again) on a collision course in the battle for the top seed in the MAC.
Ball State has an early conference lead in a very run friendly league. Central Michigan has the best pitching staff and is the only team built around outstanding pitching.
Ball State, Central Michigan and Ohio are off to great starts and are top three in the conference. Runs return and good pitching is the difference in winning performances.
Pitching dominated a cold and wet weekend. Miami is the hottest team in the MAC and the Chippewas and Flashes split their shortened series.
The ball was flying in week three, and now teams return home to colder temperatures to play conference games.
Kent State gave Texas Tech some anxiety, while Toledo comes out on top of their opponents.
Central Michigan won the MAC in 2021 and played in the national tournament. While they’re favorites to repeat, it’s not a one-horse conference.
The East-West Shrine Bowl had mixed results for the MAC athletes that participated. Ali Fayad made a good argument that his MAC performance will translate to higher levels.
The MAC players at the East-West Shrine Bowl are generating attention for themselves during the week of practice.
Four MAC players are going to the East-West Shrine Bowl on February 3. Each has an opportunity to impress current NFL assistants coaching in the game.
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Northern Illinois rides the momentum from its MAC championship into Orlando.
NIU leans on the running game to prosper in a game which was never much in doubt over Kent State, completing the winless-to-champion cycle on Saturday afternoon.
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These two teams just met a month ago and played in a thriller...now they’re battling again for the title of MAC Champions.
NIU is back in Detroit for the first time in three years, and for the eighth time since 2010.
The Huskies have been here before— a lot. But more specifically, in 2018, when they beat Buffalo as an underdog.
NIU defied the odds, created their own luck, and got back to Detroit after missing the MACCG in 2019 and 2020.
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It’s a rematch of the 2012 MAC Championship Game on Saturday, as Kent State and NIU do battle in Detroit.