#21 Northern Illinois (11-1, 8-0 MAC) vs. #17 Kent State (11-1, 8-0 MAC)
Ford Field, Detroit, MI
Friday, November 30th, 7:00 PM on ESPN2
Northern Illinois comes to Detroit tomorrow night for their third straight MAC Championship Game appearance. Kent State is there for the first time ever, and both are looking at an outside shot to be the first BCS team in MAC history with a win at Ford Field. They'll need some things to break in their favor in the other conference championship games, but a 12-1 MAC team in the Sugar Bowl isn't remotely out of the question after the best year in the league's modern history. Let's break it down and get in on the #MACtion before it's a copyright violation (too late).
Brendan's Pick: NIU and Kent State enter this game as two of the hottest teams in the nation. The Huskies haven't lost since falling to Iowa 18-17 in Week 1, and the Golden Flashes suffered their only defeat at Kentucky in Week 2. You're going to have a hard time findi...