2020 ScheduleAll times ET

2020 Schedule
0-0, 1st in MAC - West
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13dAdam Rittenberg

'MACtion' kicks off conference's six-game slate

The Twitter phenomenon known as "MACtion" will be in play during November as the Mid-American Conference released a six-game, league-only football schedule that will feature only midweek games for the first three weeks.

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MAC presidents delay vote on fall football

No decision was made on a possible fall football season for the Mid-American Conference during Saturday's meeting of conference presidents, commissioner Jon Steinbrecher said in a statement.

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73dHeather Dinich and Adam Rittenberg

MAC is first FBS to nix fall football, eyes spring

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first FBS conference to postpone the fall football season amid the coronavirus pandemic and will instead look to play in the spring.


Huge rally lifts Central Michigan over Ball State 45-44

Jonathan Ward rushed for 105 yards and four touchdowns, Tommy Lazaro ran for two fourth-quarter touchdowns, the second coming from the 2-yard line with 61 seconds left in the game, and Central Michigan overcame a big deficit and beat Ball State 45-44...

Western Michigan pulls out some trickery for 47-yard TD (0:31)
Dunner returns kickoff 100 yards for a Ball State TD (0:41)
Wassink fakes out Ball State defense for 46-yard TD run (0:35)
Rourke ices game for Ohio with 12-yard TD run (0:30)
Ball State pulls out the bag of tricks for 39-yard TD pass (0:21)
Ball State QB sneaks for TD, converts 2-point conversion (0:40)
Ball State WR Hall left wide open for 46-yard TD (0:24)
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Ex-Ball St. player out after prison term in China

Wendell Brown, an American citizen who was arrested in September 2016 and charged with international assault in China, has returned to the U.S. after serving a 3-year prison sentence.


Thomas' TD return helps NC State beats Ball State 34-23

Thayer Thomas had a 76-yard punt return for a touchdown in the third quarter while Max Fisher blocked a fourth-quarter punt to set up another score and help North Carolina State beat Ball State 34-23 on Saturday night.

Thomas takes punt 76 yards for NC State TD (0:41)

Team Stats

Passing Yards243.656th
Rushing Yards219.422nd
Points For34.872nd
Points Against31.4Tied-36th