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Road To Columbus - Doyt L. Perry Stadium

Kirk Irwin

Welcome to:

Bowling Green, Ohio

Population - 31,384
Home Of

Bowling Green State University

Population - 17,706
Public, Non-AAU

Doyt L. Perry Stadium


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Miles Traveled


2013 UB Football





Miles Away From UB Stadium


Miles Until UB at Ohio State


Year: 48, Opened 1966

Capacity: 23,232

Naming Rights: Named for BGSU player from 1929-31, coach from 1955-64 and AD from 1965-70. Perry went 77-11-5 as Head Coach and won the MAC 5 times.

UB Stadium Cost: 23 million, 36.6 million in 2013 dollars,

Doyt Perry Cost: 3 million, 21.6 million in 2013 dollars.

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Stadium Journey Fanfare Score:



UB is 1-4 vs BGSU at UB Stadium

UB is 2-2 vs BGSU at Doyt Perry

UB is 0-1 vs BGSU on Neutral Site

2011 Highlights: Steven Means ran an interception back for a touchdown and BO scored to give UB two separate 10 point leads in the first half, but UB found themselves down 21-20 when Matt Schilz "Malt Liqour" threw a TD pass with 23 seconds left before halftime. BGSU cruised to a 42-28 victory in the second half.

2012 Highlights: From Columbus Crew Stadium, BGSU capitalized on a rare misplay by Najja Johnson, scoring late in the half for the second year in a row, this time from 48 yards out. Again, a DL INT gave Buffalo life, this year Colby Way intercepted a ball which led to an Alex Dennison TD run, but Licata was stymied for the first time in his young career, and BGSU controlled in a 21-7 win that was not as close as the score indicated.

2013 Outlook: The Clash at the Ralph could determine who goes to Detroit.

Players To Watch: Matt Schilz has been great against UB and the BGSU defense as a unit is the best in the MAC.