So what better way to get over an eight month football famine than with a week of feasting on the MAC!
Tonight at 7pm *5* MAC teams kick off, including the first conference game of the year.
|Day||Time||Game||TV||Why Watch?||Fav||Line||UB Foes||Close||Story||Score|
|Thur||19:00||UCF @ Akron||ESPN3||Unfortunately we don't play Akron but it will be interesting to see what Bowden has to work with||UCF||23||0||0||0||0|
|Thur||19:00||EMU @ Ball State||ESPN3||These two teams will be fighting to establish themselves as dark horse contenders in the west||BSU||3||0||2||1||3|
|Thur||19:00||SEMO @ CMU||ESPN3||Time to see how much trouble Enos is really in. An FCS upset in week 1 could start a spiral||-||0||0||0||0|
|Thur||19:00||Towson @ Kent||ESPN3||Kent should roll, and they are our first MAC opponent||-||1||0||0||1|
|Thur||19:00||UMass @ Uconn||ESPN3||Umass playing their first game at the FBS level, and we play *both* of these teams.||Uconn||25||2||0||1||3|
|Sat||12:00||Ohio @ Penn State||ABC||Ohio has a shot at this game given the chaos at Penn State.||PSU||9||1||1||1||3|
|Sat||12:00||WMU @ Illinois||ESPNU||Beyond getting a look at WMU you have a decent shot at seeing and AQ team fall||Ill||10||1||1||0||2|
|Sat||12:00||Miami @ #18 OSU||Cant watch :(||OSU||23||1||0||0||1|
|Sat||12:00||Buffalo @ #6 Georgia||ESPN3||Because It's Buffalo football!||GA||37.5||1||0||4||5|
|Sat||15:30||Iowa vs. NIU||ESPNU||NIU is the only MAC team that received votes in the AP Poll, they need this game||IA||6||1||1||0||2|
|Sat||15:30||BGSU @ #23 Florida||ESPN||Get a look at Bowling Green who will be fighting with Kent and maybe Buffalo to break out||FL||23.5||1||0||0||1|
|Sat||20:30||Toledo @ Arizona||ESPNU||Future Buffalo foe (Toledo) and the favorite to win the MAC West||AZ||9||1||1||0||2|
So aside from Buffalo the most watchable games are UMass/UConn, Ohio/PSU, and EMU/Ball State.