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Falcons embrace high expectations

DETROIT — For the second year in a row, the Bowling Green State University football team was a runaway choice to win the Mid-American Conference’s East Division.

Toledo, Bowling Green are top division picks in MAC

DETROIT (AP) For the last five years, the West Division of the Mid-American Conference has belonged to the Huskies of Northern Illinois. A sixth straight title isn't going to be easy. The conference released its preseason poll at Wednesday's media day at Ford Field, and Northern Illinois is picked to finish third, behind Toledo and Western Michigan. ''We know it is going to be a...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bowling Green, Toledo are title favorites: MAC Football Media Day 2015

Toledo and Bowling Green picked as MAC favorites with the Akron Zips expected to be a prime contender.
Via The Plain Dealer
2 days ago

POLL: UT, BGSU named preseason favorites

DETROIT — The University of Toledo and Bowling Green State University were the preseason favorites to win their respective divisions in the Mid-American Conference football poll released today.
Via The Blade - Bowling Green
2 days ago

Home game vs. Cincinnati highlights Falcons’ schedule

BOWLING GREEN — The Bowling Green State University men’s basketball team will host Cincinnati to highlight its nonconference schedule for 2015-16 season.
Via The Blade - Bowling Green
12 days ago

Bowling Green’s Pleger takes 3rd at NCAA meet

EUGENE, Ore. — Bowling Green State University's Brooke Pleger finished third in the hammer throw with a toss of 219 feet, 11 inches at the 2015 NCAA outdoor track and field championships on Thursday.
Via The Blade - Bowling Green
June 12, 2015

BGSU adds Marquette transfer Lauren Tibbs

BOWLING GREEN – The Bowling Green State University women’s basketball team announced today that 6-4 center Lauren Tibbs will transfer from Marquette to BG.
Via The Blade - Bowling Green
June 11, 2015

Bowling Green Falcons 2015 Preview and Prediction

Dino Babers won eight games in his first season at Bowling Green, led the Falcons to their second straight MAC East title and first bowl victory in...
Via Athlon Sports
May 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Get A Little Captains in You

2015 Lake County Captains Midwest League, 3rd in the Eastern Division, 3 games behind the Bowling Green Hot Rods (TB) 16-15 (.516 Winning Percentage) 120 Runs Scored, 129 Runs Against (14-17 Pythagorean Record) -9 Run Differential   The Lake County Captains are a young team and so far the age has shown in the team’s inconsistencies in the season. They started off slow by going...
Via Burning River Baseball
May 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Doughty's 2 TDs leads Western Kentucky's spring game

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) Brandon Doughty threw for 256 yards and two touchdowns as the Red team beat the White 52-40 Saturday in Western Kentucky's spring game. Nelson Fishback and Drew Eckels also passed for two TDs apiece as spring practice concluded, but Doughty owned the day by completing 18 of 24 passes. Taywan Taylor and Nacarius Fant combined for 11 receptions for 88 and 80...
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April 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Bowling Green CB Nick Johnson suspended after arrest

The Bowling Green Falcons’ secondary took a hit, with news that cornerback Nick Johnson has been suspended indefinitely. A report from the Toledo Blade, says that Johnson was recently arrested for an incident that took place earlier this month. In the incident, Johnson is accused of allegedly assaulting a woman on-campus. Johnson “is alleged to have struck a female with a closed...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Bowling Green to hire Michael Huger

According to reports, the Bowling Green Falcons men’s basketball team is set to hire a new head coach. Bowling Green fired previous head coach Chris Jans after just one year on the job, following a bar incident where Jans was caught on camera heavily intoxicated and acting inappropriately towards a female patron. To replace Jans, Bowling Green has turned it’s attention to Michael...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Reports: Bowling Green expected to hire alum Michael Huger as coach

Bowling Green appears to be embracing its past, as it is expected to hire Miami (Fla.) assistant Michael Huger as its next head coach, according to reports. Huger played for the Falcons under current Hurricanes head coach Jim Larranaga from 1989-93, helping the team reach the NIT twice. Huger has spent the past four seasons as an assistant at Miami and also spent four years at George...
Via Fox Sports
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

W. Kentucky suspends swimming, diving programs for 5 years

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) Western Kentucky suspended its swimming and diving programs for five years on Tuesday after the school and Bowling Green police found violations of Title IX sexual misconduct and assault, harassment and the student conduct code. Hilltoppers athletes and coaches were told of the decision Tuesday morning by WKU President Gary Ransdell and athletic director...
Via AP on Fox
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Bowling Green’s Chris Jans Fired After Inappropriate Video Emerges

Bowling Green fired their head coach, Chris Jans, after video emerged of him slapping a woman’s butt while drunk at a bar on March 21st. According to, who obtained the video above, emails were sent to Bowling Green about Jans’ inappropriate behavior. Deadspin reports that according to witnesses, Jans sexually harassed several women while […] The post Bowling Green...
Via Diehardsport
April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

College Basketball Coach Fired After Inappropriate Video Surfaces

A message to all college basketball head coaches out there – like it or not, you’re going to be held to a higher standard than the rest of the population. Bowling Green headman Chris Jans found that out the hard way this week, and as a result, he’s out of a job.  Thursday, the school abruptly fired Jans after an alum penned the school’s AD a letter, detailing how Jans sexually...
Via College Spun
April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Bowling Green Coach Fired For Butt Slap

Bowling Green State University head coach Chris Jans was fired on Wednesday morning for slapping a woman’s butt and sexually harassing a few other female patrons of a bar. The video below is just a short clip of what was recorded by some people at the bar who recognized Chris and what he was up to. The witnesses sent the video to BGSU Athletic Director Christopher Kingston,...
April 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Bowling Green fires head men's basketball coach Chris Jans

BOWLING GREEN, Ohio (AP) Bowling Green has fired coach Chris Jans after ''an investigation into his recent public conduct,'' the university said in a statement on Thursday. He led the Falcons to a 21-12 record - a nine-game improvement - in his first year at Bowling Green. The Falcons went 1-1 in the Tournament after an 11-7 mark in the Mid-American Conference...
Via AP on Fox
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Bowling Green to fire coach Jans after one year

Bowling Green to fire coach Jans after one year
Via Philly Sports Live
April 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Preview, picks for the 2015 WCHA men’s hockey championship

Three of the four WCHA teams who have punched their ticket to St. Paul, Minn., were expected to win their playoff series. In fact, the trio of Minnesota State, Michigan Tech and Bowling Green have been the three battling for the top spot all season long, so it makes sense they would still be battling at […] The post Preview, picks for the 2015 WCHA men’s hockey championship...
Via Along the Boards
March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

MAC: Eastern Michigan bests Bowling Green

MAC: Eastern Michigan bests Bowling Green
Via Philly Sports Live
March 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Vine: Bowling Green Basketball Game Delayed Because The Horn Won’t Stop Blaring

For a few minutes tonight, at least, there is no harder place to play in the college basketball world than Bowling Green’s Stroh Center…that is, if play wasn’t being delayed. With 15:02 remaining in the game, the arena’s horn sounded, and it didn’t turn off. The various technical issues delayed BGSU’s game against Northern Illinois for nearly 10 minutes.  Play is currently...
Via College Spun
January 27, 2015  |  Discuss

BGSU’s Mark Friedman proving some things are worth the wait

With a minute to go, his team trailing by one and the goalie pulled, freshman defenseman Mark Friedman took the ice, looking to help pull his Bowling Green State Falcons even last Friday. With seven points in his last eight games at the time, the move seemed like a good bet. His teammates instinctively fed him at the […] The post BGSU’s Mark Friedman proving some things are...
Via Along the Boards
January 21, 2015  |  Discuss

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