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Wake Hires Bowling Green's Clawson

Dave Clawson will be introduced as the 32nd head football coach in Wake Forest history this afternoon...He was the head coach at Bowling Green for the past five seasons, leading them to the 2013 Mid-American Conference championship after their 47-27 win over Northern Illinois.Evidence below...((HT: MAC Digital Network/ESPN))“We are very pleased to have Dave Clawson leading our...
Via Online Sports Guys
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Scheier named interim Bowling Green coach for bowl game

Adam Scheier will be the interim coach at Bowling Green after Dave Clawson left to take over at Wake Forest. Bowling Green State University athletic director D. Christopher Kingston announced the move on Tuesday. Scheier will lead the Falcons against Pittsburgh in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl on Dec. 26. Scheier is in his fifth season at Bowling Green, previously serving as special...
Via AP on Fox
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Pitt early underdogs to Bowling Green in Little Caesars Bowl

Gotta admit, this one caught be a little off guard. Look, I'm fully aware Pitt can lose to Bowling Green - this isn't really about that. We've seen losses to Youngstown State and Navy over the past two years, so yeah, I get it. Anything's possible. Still, while Pitt will be facing a good Bowling Green team in the Little Caesars Bowl later this month, I'm not sure...
Via SCACC Hoops
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Wake Forest officially hires Bowling Green's Clawson as head coach

Wake Forest has hired Bowling Green's Dave Clawson to become the Demon Deacon's next football coach. In formally announcing the move, athletic director Ron Wellman on Tuesday said in a release that Clawson is ''a proven winner'' who ''has developed a national reputation as a builder of programs.'' Clawson will be introduced during a news...
Via AP on Fox
December 10, 2013  |  Discuss

It's B.G. and Pitt in Little Caesars Pizza Bowl

DETROIT (AP) -- MAC champion Bowling Green will return to Detroit to face Pittsburgh in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl on Dec. 26. The Falcons (10-3) beat previously undefeated Northern Illinois 47-27 in the MAC title game at Ford Field on Friday, their fifth straight win. It's the third bowl bid in five seasons for Bowling Green and the 11th in school history. Pitt will be...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green, Pitt to play in Pizza Bowl

MAC champion Bowling Green will return to Detroit to face Pittsburgh in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl on Dec. 26. The Falcons (10-3) beat previously undefeated Northern Illinois 47-27 in the MAC title game at Ford Field on Friday, their fifth straight win. It's the third bowl bid in five seasons for Bowling Green and the 11th in school history. Pitt will be making its sixth...
Via AP on Fox
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Pizza Pizza and Recruiting News

As expected, Pitt is headed to Detroit, Michigan for the Little Caesars Bowl. Their opponent? MAC Champion Bowling Green. Pitt to Little Caesars Bowl to play Bowling Green, source said. Birmingham streak is finally over! — Brett McMurphy (@McMurphyESPN) December 8, 2013 While obviously this isn’t the most exciting bowl game, it’s a bowl game nonetheless.  The former Motor...
Via Pitt Blather
December 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois' BCS Berth Busted By Bowling Green, Falcons Win MAC Championship Game

So much for the MAC Championship Game as a coronation for Northern Illinois' second straight BCS bowl berth.Bowling Green shocked NIU 47-27 Friday night in Detroit.(Thanks MAC Digital Network) Husky quarterback Jordan Lynch played like a mere mortal against Bowling Green completing 21 of 40 passes for 219 yards, one touchdown and 2 interceptions.  Lynch only rushed for 126 yards...
Via Online Sports Guys
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Johnson, Bowling Green shake up BCS, shock No. 14 NIU

Matt Johnson threw four of his career-high five touchdown passes in the first half and Bowling Green routed No. 14 Northern Illinois 47-27 on Friday night for the Mid-American Conference title, ending the Huskies' shot at playing in a marquee bowl game. The Northern Illinois (12-1) loss improves the chances of Baylor or Oregon being an at-large team in a BCS bowl game. Jordan...
Via AP on Fox
December 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green Gives Beatdown to #14 NIU For MAC Title

DETROIT, Mi– Matt Johnson delivered when his team was looking for an upset for the MAC championship. Facing undefeated 12-0 Northern Illinois he bared down and dominated at quarterback for the Bowling Green Falcons. The Falcons(10-3) won 47-27 and put up enough points to put all chance of another comeback for the NIU Huskies to […]
Via Full Scale Sports
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green Falcons vs. Northern Illinois Huskies: Betting Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

On Friday the Bowling Green Falcons and Northern Illinois Huskies will match-up with the MAC title on the line. Bowling Green (9-3, 7-1 MAC) will be trying to stop No. 14 Northern Illinois (12-0, 8-0 MAC) from busting the BCS for a second straight season. Coverage of the game between Bowling Green and Northern Illinois will air on ESPN2 beginning at 8:00 pm ET from Ford Field in...
Via Tireball.com
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green routs Presbyterian 67-45

Anthony Henderson scored 17 points in a rout as Bowling Green beat Presbyterian 67-45 in the Cancun Challenge on Tuesday. Bowling Green was up big at halftime, 33-19, as the Falcons defense held Presbyterian to just five field goals in the first 20 minutes. Presbyterian cut it to 41-33 with less than 15 minutes left, but Bowling Green built its lead to 19 point (56-37) with just...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Unbeaten Saint Louis tops Bowling Green 74-47

Dwayne Evans scored 14 points to pace crisp-shooting Saint Louis to its fourth-straight win and second victory in the Cancun Challenge tournament, running away from Bowling Green 74-47 Saturday night. The Billikens (4-0) now head to Mexico, where they face Wisconsin Tuesday at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera in Cancun. Neither team scored in the first three minutes of the contest and...
Via AP on Fox
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Recap: Unbeaten Saint Louis tops Bowling Green 74-47

ST. LOUIS (AP) Dwayne Evans scored 14 points to pace crisp-shooting Saint Louis to its fourth-straight win and second victory in the Cancun Challenge tournament, running away from Bowling Green 74-47 Saturday night. The Billikens (4-0) now head to Mexico, where they face Wisconsin Tuesday at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera in Cancun. Neither team scored in the first three minutes of...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green smothers Eastern Michigan 58-7

Matt Johnson passed for three touchdowns to Ronnie Moore and Travis Green ran for two more scores as Bowling Green dominated Eastern Michigan 58-7 on Saturday to set up a showdown for the Mid-American Conference East Division title. The Falcons (8-3, 6-1) will travel to play Buffalo for a Friday game that will determine the division champion. The Eagles (2-9, 1-6) took their only...
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November 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green dominates Ohio 49-0

Travis Greene had 149 yards on 22 carries and the Bowling Green defense dominated Tuesday night, a 49-0 shutout of Ohio. The Falcons (7-3, 5-1 Mid-American) scored two touchdowns on their first three plays from scrimmage and led 35-0 at half, in a complete rout of the Bobcats (6-4, 3-3). Bowling Green limited the Bobcats to just 50 yards of total offense and two first downs in...
Via AP on Fox
November 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green Falcons vs. Miami (OH) Redhawks: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

The Bowling Green Falcons and Miami (OH) Redhawks will face off on Tuesday night in a game between two MAC schools. Being in the MAC is about all these two teams have in conference as Bowling Green (5-3) will be looking for its sixth win of the season while Miami (0-8) is still seeking its first. Coverage of the game between Bowling Green and Miami will air on ESPNU beginning at...
Via Tireball.com
November 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green Unhappy with Travel in NCHC?

Central Collegiate Hockey Association logo (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Here's a rumor that's was floated by the BGSU Hockey beat writer. First off, I see no way the members of the current NCHC would ever let Bruce McLeod run a league that their part of.  So, if there was movement, it would be under the terms of the NCHC schools. Also, Western Michigan was offered an...
Via Goon's World
November 03, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green smothers UMass 28-7

Matt Johnson passed for 167 yards and three touchdowns to lead Bowling Green to a 28-7 homecoming win over the University of Massachusetts in a Mid-American Conference matchup Saturday. Johnson spread the attack, sending touchdown throws to three different receivers, including a 51-yard pass to Ronnie Moore in the first quarter to give the Falcons (5-1, 3-0) a lead they'd keep...
Via AP on Fox
October 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green's Paul Senn Punt Block Catch (Video One Can Actually See)

Bowling Green's Paul Senn block catches a Hoosier's punt and runs it in for the 56 yard TD. **Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return to BobsBlitz.comFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
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September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Tracking the True Freshmen: Bowling Green

Here is a quick look back at how Indiana's true freshmen performed Saturday afternoon against Bowling Green.
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September 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Coverage Central: IU 42, Bowling Green 10

Here is the beginning of our AllHoosiers.com coverage from IU's 42-10 victory over Bowling Green Saturday at Memorial Stadium. Check back for more stories throughout the night.
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September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green had one of the sweetest blocked punts you’ll see (Video)

Bowling Green did not have a good game against Indiana on Saturday. In fact, they lost 42-10 and did not score an offensive touchdown. But they did score on one of the sweetest blocked punts you will see. Linebacker Paul Senn was one of two Eagles to come in unblocked on a first quarter punt […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Bowling Green’s Blocked Punt Against Indiana May Be The Play Of The Day

The best play of the day in college football may have come just 10 minutes into the Noon showdown between Bowling Green and Indiana. Falcons junior linebacker Paul Senn blocked a punt attempt and took the ball all the way to to end zone to tie the score at 7-7. But this was no regular punt block – Senn never let the ball touch the ground – he basically just took it away before...
Via College Spun
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Bowling Green’s Paul Senn Blocks A Punt, Catches It, And Returns If For A TD (GIF)

Bowling Green’s Paul Senn had a sick punt block today against the Indiana Hoosiers. Normally a blocked punt bounces all over the place, and then someone falls on it. Senn decided to just do it all himself. He CAUGHT the punt off the foot of the Indiana punter, and took it to the house for 6. Check it out after the jump.   Thanks again to the folks at gifulmination.com The post...
Via Total Sports Blog
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss
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