MAC Announces Kick Times For 2011 Football Schedule

Updated 6/15/2011

2011 MAC Football Schedule (composite by date)

All times listed ET

*Conference Game

#ESPN Multiple-Game Selection Date (an ESPN weekday multiple-game selection date will be announced 12 days prior to the listed date.  One (1) game will be selected by each ESPN service listed).

 

Sep. 1 - Thursday

New Hampshire at Toledo, 7:00 pm ET

Villanova at Temple, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

South Carolina State at Central Michigan, 7:00 pm ET

Bowling Green at Idaho, TBD

Sep. 3 - Saturday

Akron at Ohio State, Noon ET (ESPN HD or ESPN2 HD)

Miami at Missouri, Noon ET (Fox Sports Net)

Kent State at Alabama, 12:20 pm ET (SEC Network)

Western Michigan at Michigan, 3:30 pm ET (ABC HD/ESPN2 HD Reverse Mirror)

Howard at Eastern Michigan, 7:00 pm ET

Indiana at Ball State (at Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Ind.), 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

Army at Northern Illinois, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

Ohio at New Mexico State, 8:00 pm ET

Buffalo at Pittsburgh, TBD

Sep. 10 - Saturday

Toledo at Ohio State, Noon ET (Big Ten Network)

Alabama State at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

Stony Brook at Buffalo, 6:00 pm ET

*Temple at Akron, 6:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

Gardner-Webb at Ohio, 7:00 pm ET

Louisiana-Lafayette at Kent State, 7:00 pm ET

Nicholls State at Western Michigan, 7:00 pm ET

Morgan State at Bowling Green, 7:00 pm ET

Ball State at South Florida, TBD

Central Michigan at Kentucky, TBD

Northern Illinois at Kansas, TBD

Sep. 16 - Friday

Boise State at Toledo, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN HD or ESPN2 HD)

Sep. 17 - Saturday

Penn State at Temple, Noon ET (ESPN HD or ESPN2 HD or ESPNU HD)

*Central Michigan at Western Michigan, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Eastern Michigan at Michigan, Noon ET (Big Ten Network)

Miami at Minnesota, 3:30 pm ET (Big Ten Network)

Wisconsin at Northern Illinois (at Soldier Field, Chicago, Ill.), 3:30 pm ET (ESPN3)

*Buffalo at Ball State, 7:00 pm ET

Marshall at Ohio, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

Akron at Cincinnati, TBD

Wyoming at Bowling Green, TBD

Kent State at Kansas State, TBD

Sep. 24 - Saturday

*Bowling Green at Miami, 1:00 pm ET

Army at Ball State, 2:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

Virginia Military Institute at Akron, 2:00 pm ET

Cal Poly at Northern Illinois, 3:30 pm ET

South Alabama at Kent State, 3:30 pm ET

Connecticut at Buffalo, 6:00 pm ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Central Michigan at Michigan State, TBD

Eastern Michigan at Penn State, TBD

Western Michigan at Illinois, TBD

Ohio at Rutgers, TBD

Temple at Maryland, TBD

Toledo at Syracuse, TBD

Oct. 1 - Saturday

*Toledo at Temple, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

*Akron at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

Cincinnati at Miami, 1:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

*Kent State at Ohio, 2:00 pm ET

*Northern Illinois at Central Michigan, 3:30 pm ET (ESPN3)

Bowling Green at West Virginia, TBD

Buffalo at Tennessee, TBD

Ball State at Oklahoma, TBD

Western Michigan at Connecticut, TBD

Oct. 8 - Saturday

Army at Miami, 1:00 pm ET (Ohio News Network)

Florida International at Akron, 2:00 pm ET

*Bowling Green at Western Michigan, 2:00 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

*Temple at Ball State, 2:00 pm ET

*Eastern Michigan at Toledo, 3:00 pm ET

*Kent State at Northern Illinois, 3:30 pm ET

*Ohio at Buffalo, 3:30 pm ET

Central Michigan at North Carolina State, TBD

Oct. 15 - Saturday

*Toledo at Bowling Green, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

*Buffalo at Temple, 1:00 pm ET

*Eastern Michigan at Central Michigan, 3:00 pm ET

*Miami at Kent State, 3:30 pm ET

*Ball State at Ohio, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

*Western Michigan at Northern Illinois, TBD

Oct. 22 - Saturday

*Northern Illinois at Buffalo, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

*Western Michigan at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

*Central Michigan at Ball State, 2:00 pm ET

*Ohio at Akron, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

*Temple at Bowling Green, 3:30 pm ET

*Miami at Toledo, 7:00 pm ET

Oct. 29 - Saturday

*Central Michigan at Akron, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

*Bowling Green at Kent State, 1:00 pm ET

*Ball State at Western Michigan, 2:00 pm ET

*Buffalo at Miami, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov. 1 - Tuesday

*Northern Illinois at Toledo, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

Nov. 2 - Wednesday

*Temple at Ohio, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

Nov. 3 - Thursday

*Akron at Miami, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

Nov. 4 - Friday

*Central Michigan at Kent State, 6:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

Nov. 5 - Saturday

*Ball State at Eastern Michigan, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov. 8 - Tuesday

#*Northern Illinois at Bowling Green, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

#*Western Michigan at Toledo, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

Nov. 9 - Wednesday

*Miami at Temple, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

Nov. 10 - Thursday

*Ohio at Central Michigan, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

Nov. 12 - Saturday

*Buffalo at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

*Kent State at Akron, 2:00 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov. 15 - Tuesday

*Ball State at Northern Illinois, 8:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

Nov. 16 - Wednesday

#*Ohio at Bowling Green, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

#*Western Michigan at Miami, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

Nov. 18 - Friday

*Toledo at Central Michigan, 8:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

Nov. 19 - Saturday

*Akron at Buffalo, Noon ET

*Eastern Michigan at Kent State, 1:00 pm ET

Army at Temple, 1:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

Nov. 22 - Tuesday

*Miami at Ohio, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

Nov. 25 - Friday

#*Toledo at Ball State, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

#*Eastern Michigan at Northern Illinois, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

#*Akron at Western Michigan, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

#*Bowling Green at Buffalo, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

#*Kent State at Temple, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Dec. 2 - Friday

Marathon MAC Championship Game, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

At Ford Field in Detroit

 

MAC Bowl Agreements:

Primary:

Sat., Dec. 17:  uDrove Humanitarian Bowl (vs. WAC), 5:30 pm ET (ESPN HD)

Tue., Dec. 27:  Little Caesar's Pizza Bowl (vs. Big Ten), 4:30 pm ET (ESPN HD)

GoDaddy.com Bowl (vs. Sun Belt), Date TBD (ESPN HD)

Secondary:

Sat., Dec. 17:  New Mexico Bowl (MAC secondary), 2:00 pm ET (ESPN HD)

Tue., Dec. 20:  Beef O'Brady's St. Petersburg Bowl (MAC secondary), 8:00 pm ET (ESPN HD)

Sat., Dec. 31:  Kraft Fight Hunger Bowl (MAC secondary), 3:30 pm ET (ESPN HD)

Sat., Jan. 7:  BBVA Compass Bowl (MAC secondary), 1:00 pm ET (ESPN HD)

 

2011 MAC Football Schedule (composite by school) 

All times listed ET

*Conference Game

#ESPN Multiple-Game Selection Date (an ESPN weekday multiple-game selection date will be announced 12 days prior to the listed date.  One (1) game will be selected by each ESPN service listed).

EAST DIVISION

Akron

Sep.

3              at Ohio State, Noon ET (ESPN HD or ESPN2 HD)

10           *Temple, 6:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

17           at Cincinnati, TBD

24           Virginia Military Institute, 2:00 pm ET

Oct.

1              *at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

8              Florida International, 2:00 pm ET

22           *Ohio, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

29           *Central Michigan, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov.

3              *at Miami, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

12           *Kent State, 2:00 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

19           *at Buffalo, Noon ET

25           #*at Western Michigan, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Bowling Green

Sep.

1              at Idaho, TBD

10           Morgan State, 7:00 pm ET

17           Wyoming, TBD

24           *at Miami, 1:00 pm ET

Oct.

1              at West Virginia, TBD

8              *at Western Michigan, 2:00 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

15           *Toledo, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

22           *Temple, 3:30 pm ET

29           *at Kent State, 1:00 pm ET

Nov.

8              #*Northern Illinois, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

16           #*Ohio, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

25           #*at Buffalo, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Buffalo

Sep.

3              at Pittsburgh, TBD

10           Stony Brook, 6:00 pm ET

17           *at Ball State, 7:00 pm ET

24           Connecticut, 6:00 pm ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Oct.

1              at Tennessee, TBD

8              *Ohio, 3:30 pm ET

15           *at Temple, 1:00 pm ET

22           *Northern Illinois, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

29           *at Miami, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov.

12           *at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

19           *Akron, Noon ET

25           #*Bowling Green, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Kent State

Sep.

3              at Alabama, 12:20 pm ET (SEC Network)

10           Louisiana-Lafayette, 7:00 pm ET

17           at Kansas State, TBD

24           South Alabama, 3:30 pm ET

Oct.

1              *at Ohio, 2:00 pm ET

8              *at Northern Illinois, 3:30 pm ET

15           *Miami, 3:30 pm ET

29           *Bowling Green, 1:00 pm ET

Nov.

4              *Central Michigan, 6:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

12           *at Akron, 2:00 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

19           *Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

25           #*at Temple, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Miami

Sep.

3              at Missouri, Noon ET (FOX Sports Net)

17           at Minnesota, 3:30 pm ET (Big Ten Network)

24           *Bowling Green, 1:00 pm ET

Oct.

1              Cincinnati, 1:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

8              Army, 1:00 pm ET (Ohio News Network)

15           *at Kent State, 3:30 pm ET

22           *at Toledo, 7:00 pm ET 

29           *Buffalo, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov.

3              *Akron, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

9              *at Temple, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

16           #*Western Michigan, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

22           *at Ohio, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

Ohio

Sep.

3             at New Mexico State, 8:00 pm ET

10           Gardner-Webb, 7:00 pm ET

17           Marshall, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

24           at Rutgers, TBD

Oct.

1              *Kent State, 2:00 pm ET

8              *at Buffalo, 3:30 pm ET

15           *Ball State, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

22           *at Akron, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov.

2              *Temple, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

10           *at Central Michigan, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

16           #*at Bowling Green, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

22           *Miami, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

Temple

Sep.

1              Villanova, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

10           *at Akron, 6:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

17           Penn State, Noon ET (ESPN HD or ESPN2 HD or ESPNU HD)

24           at Maryland, TBD

Oct.

1              *Toledo, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

8              *at Ball State, 2:00 pm ET

15           *Buffalo, 1:00 pm ET

22           *at Bowling Green, 3:30 pm ET

Nov.

2              *at Ohio, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

9              *Miami, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

19           Army, 1:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

25           #*Kent State, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

WEST DIVISION

Ball State

Sep.

3              Indiana (at Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, Ind.), 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

10           at South Florida, TBD

17           *Buffalo, 7:00 pm ET

24           Army, 2:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

Oct.

1              at Oklahoma, TBD

8              *Temple, 2:00 pm ET

15           *at Ohio, 3:30 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

22           *Central Michigan, 2:00 pm ET

29           *at Western Michigan, 2:00 pm ET

Nov.

5              *at Eastern Michigan, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

15           *at Northern Illinois, 8:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

25           #*Toledo, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Central Michigan

Sep.

1              South Carolina State, 7:00 pm ET

10           at Kentucky, TBD

17           *at Western Michigan, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

24           at Michigan State, TBD

Oct.

1              *Northern Illinois, 3:30 pm ET (ESPN3)           

8              at North Carolina State, TBD

15           *Eastern Michigan, 3:00 pm ET     

22           *at Ball State, 2:00 pm ET  

29           *at Akron, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov.

4              *at Kent State, 6:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

10           *Ohio, 7:30 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

18           *Toledo, 8:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

Eastern Michigan

Sep.

3              Howard, 7:00 pm ET

10           Alabama State, 1:00 pm ET

17           at Michigan, Noon ET (Big Ten Network)

24           at Penn State, TBD

Oct.

1              *Akron, 1:00 pm ET

8              *at Toledo, 3:00 pm ET

15           *at Central Michigan, 3:00 pm ET

22           *Western Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

Nov.

5              *Ball State, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

12           *Buffalo, 1:00 pm ET

19           *at Kent State, 1:00 pm ET

25           #*at Northern Illinois, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Northern Illinois

Sep.

3              Army, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN3)

10           at Kansas, TBD

17           Wisconsin (at Soldier Field, Chicago, Ill.), 3:30 pm ET (ESPN3)

24           Cal Poly, 3:30 pm ET

Oct.

1              *at Central Michigan, 3:30 pm ET (ESPN3)

8              *Kent State, 3:30 pm ET

15           *Western Michigan, TBD

22           *at Buffalo, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

Nov.

1              *at Toledo, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

8              #*at Bowling Green, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

15           *Ball State, 8:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

25           #*Eastern Michigan, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Toledo

Sep.

1              New Hampshire, 7:00 pm ET

10           at Ohio State, Noon ET (Big Ten Network)

16           Boise State, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN HD or ESPN2 HD)

24           at Syracuse, TBD

Oct.

1              *at Temple, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

8              *Eastern Michigan, 3:00 pm ET

15           *at Bowling Green, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

22           *Miami, 7:00 pm ET

Nov.

1              *Northern Illinois, 7:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD)

8              #*Western Michigan, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

18           *at Central Michigan, 8:00 pm ET (ESPNU HD)

25           #*at Ball State, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)

Western Michigan

Sep.

3              at Michigan, 3:30 pm ET (ABC HD/ESPN2 HD Reverse Mirror)

10           Nicholls State, 7:00 pm ET

17           *Central Michigan, Noon ET (ESPN Plus/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

24           at Illinois, TBD

Oct.

1              at Connecticut, TBD

8              *Bowling Green, 2:00 pm ET (SportsTime Ohio/ESPN Game Plan/ESPN3)

15           *at Northern Illinois, TBD

22           *at Eastern Michigan, 1:00 pm ET

29           *Ball State, 2:00 pm ET

Nov.

8              #*at Toledo, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

16           #*at Miami, 8:00 pm ET (ESPN2 HD/ESPNU HD)

25           #*Akron, TBD (ESPNU/ESPN3)