The first game of the MAC league campaign is set to kick off in the Glass Bowl, with the Broncos traveling to face the Rockets.
WMU frustrated the homestanding Hawkeyes to start, but second-half adjustments sealed their fates.
Western Michigan Broncos
The Broncos face maybe the best defense in the nation. It’s bad news for a struggling offense.
Nothing went the Broncos way after the second play from scrimmage on Saturday in Syracuse.
Western Michigan and Syracuse beat their FCS opponents in Week 1, and look to get that second W against one another.
The Lance Taylor Era is off on the right foot in Kalamazoo. The new-look offense ran 93 plays on their way to the win.
The Lance Taylor Era opens with an FCS opponent. Despite the change and the roster turnover, the Broncos should get the win Thursday night.
Davis remains the FBS all-time receiving yards leader after a historic tenure in Kalamazoo.
The Broncos are stretched thin at safety, but the cornerback position is in a good place. Can they replicate their performance in the final five games?
Special teams were shaky for WMU in 2022, and will still need resolution this season under a new regime.
The Broncos front seven is hitting the reset button and it might be a problem, especially early.
WMU’s line sat in front of the worst passing offense in the MAC in 2022. Can they pull themselves up from the bottom of the charts?
Everything is new for the Broncos on offense. New coaches, new scheme and new players in new roles.
Kent State emphatically earns home field advantage for the MAC Tournament, while several MAC programs find themselves looking for their next skipper.
The Broncos swept Ohio in the most impactful series of the week and the rest of the top three maintain the status quo.
Ohio gets the fourth spot back from Western Michigan, and it looks like the conference tournament is headed to Kent, Ohio— for now.
Western Michigan took hold of the fourth spot by a half game this week, while Miami and Central Michigan nearly played two games in one!
A two-year starter under Ricky Rahne, Wolff seeks a new start as a graduate transfer.
Barnes is the first Western Michigan linebacker drafted since Terry Crews in 1991.
A four-way tie this late in the season means no one has breathing room in any series down the stretch. Exciting baseball is on the way in the MAC!
Zaire Barnes and Dylan Deatherage lead a 2023 Western Michigan class which featured 13 pro day participants.
Kent State is back on top and Ohio is hanging around! The stretch run to the MAC Tournament begins now.
Are the top four separating from the pack? It sure looks like it.
The Ohio Bobcats are the big winners of the week as they move into second place in the MAC. Runs were down during an exciting weekend.
Week 6 was a wild one! Runs were scored in bunches and there’s a new leader at the top of the conference.
Kent State’s win streak is up to 13 games, while Ball State scored 40 runs off of Toledo’s pitching and swept the series in what was an intriguing week on the diamond.
Kent State and Toledo sweep their first MAC series of the season, but it’s about who has played who this early.
Peoria, Illinois is the place to be for a non NCAA National Championship is this Saturday with Miami as the favorite.
Bowling Green beat nationally ranked Louisville on Saturday and scored their final run by stealing home!
Central Michigan wins a series against a Big 12 foe, Ball State struggles against a CWS hopeful and Akron opens with a split!
Ball State and Central Michigan need to reload and Kent State returns enough production to return to the top of the MAC baseball world.