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Report: Western Michigan working on new deal for PJ Fleck

This weekend has not been kind to college coaches around the nation, but one man who could come away from a volatile weekend with positive news is Western Michigan Broncos head coach PJ Fleck. According to a report from, the university is working on a new deal for Fleck that is “unlike anything the MAC has ever seen.” While exact details of a potential new deal...
Via Campus Sports Net
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Western Michigan handles Liberty 68-58

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Tucker Haymond scored 13 points and Western Michigan topped Liberty 68-58 in the Challenge in Music City tournament on Friday. Anthony Avery Jr. had 14 points with six rebounds for the Broncos (3-3) and Kellen McCormick added 12 points and six boards. Ryan Kemrite led Liberty (3-3) with 15 points - including four 3-pointers. Ezra Talbert and Caleb Homesley...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Western Michigan’s Asantay Brown stretchered off after scary hit

Western Michigan Broncos safety Asantay Brown was stretchered off the field after taking a scary, blindsiding hit from Toledo receiver Alonzo Russell. Video of the brutal hit to the head may be seen here. The play occurred well away from the ball and there was no flag on it initially, but the referee eventually called Russell for targeting and ejected him from the game. A concerned...
Via Campus Sports Net
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Western Michigan defeats Rochester (Mich) 85-73

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (AP) Kellen McCormick scored a career-high 31 points on 11-for-14 shooting to lead Western Michigan past Rochester College (Mich.) 85-73 Monday night. McCormick, a junior, entered the season averaging just 3.7 points per game and scored 12 points in Western Michigan's first two contests of the year. He finished 9 for 11 from 3-point range. Trailing 45-41 early...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Michigan Commit RB Matt Falcon Pledges To Western Michigan

Three-star RB Matt Falcon, who earlier this week decommitted from Michigan, announced over Twitter Wednesday that he will be playing for the Western Michigan Broncos. First I would like to thank everyone that stuck with me throughout this tough process… Family , friends, coaches and fans — Matt ⛈ (@mfalcon21) November 18, 2015 Second… This was a very tough decision, and...
Via Diehardsport
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Reviewing Ohio State’s Win Over Western Michigan on In the Zone with Kendall Lewis

Joe Dexter stopped by In The Zone with Kendall Lewis on Monday to review the Buckeyes’ performance against the Western Michigan Broncos over the weekend. You can catch The Buckeye Battle Cry on In the Zone, Live every Monday and Friday at 3:05 PM. Click play below to listen to Monday’s segement.
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Western Michigan WR Corey Davis generating draft buzz

High school football prospects who end up signing to play at Western Michigan likely do so just to play the game, with any notoriety coming as a result of which being an added bonus. Broncos wide receiver Corey Davis, however, could be breaking that mold. Per a report from Charlie Campbell of WalterFootball, there is significant draft buzz building around Davis. Some scouts even...
Via Campus Sports Net
September 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Script Ohio on BSR: Previewing WMU with David Drew

Clair Crawford and Joe Dexter talk to David Drew of to get the scoop on the Western Michigan Broncos, plus they talk the latest from Urban Meyer and this week’s depth chart. For more Ohio State Buckeyes podcasts, follow us on Twitter: @BuckeyesRadio The post Script Ohio on BSR: Previewing WMU with David Drew appeared first on The Buckeye Battle Cry: Ohio State News and Commentary.
Via Buckeye Battle Cry
September 23, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Western Michigan's Darius Phillips Takes Kick Return Back 100-Yards For A Touchdown

Western Michigan should not give Michigan State much of a challenge and for the most part through close to three quarters of play they haven't. The shining moment for Western Michigan came during the first quarter when Darius Phillips tore up the sideline for a 100-yard kick return for a touchdown to tie the game up at 7-7.The Spartans have since taken a 34-10 lead.Read more »
Via FatManWriting
September 04, 2015  |  Discuss

Western Michigan gives walk-on a scholarship in unique way

Over the past few weeks, we have seen a number of deserving walk-on players presented with scholarships. Teams have been filming the surprises so we can all witness the special moments, but the Western Michigan Broncos have just given us the best we have seen to date. In a touching presentation on YouTube titled, “The Surprise Onside Scholarship,” we get to see Western Michigan...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Video: Santa Claus Gives Scholarship To WMU Walk-On, Teammates Go Nuts For Him

No offense, but whatever gifts you got this holiday season probably pale in comparison to what Western Michigan walk-on Grant DePalma received.  Earlier this week, Santa Claus, armed with a very valuable present, apparently decided to show up to WMU’s team meeting. Head coach PJ Fleck eventually presented it to DePalma, who was thrilled to see that it was a scholarship. DePalma’s...
Via College Spun
December 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Western Michigan Broncos at Purdue Boilermakers: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

The Purdue Boilermakers will host the Western Michigan Broncos on Saturday to kickoff their 2014 NCAA Football season. Coverage of the game between Western Michigan and Purdue will get underway at 12:00 pm ET from Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, IN. ESPNU and WatchESPN will air this game. The Odds: The Purdue Boilermakers are a 9.5 point favorite against the Western Michigan...
August 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Western Michigan Broncos season preview

The Western Michigan Broncos were one of the worst teams in college football in 2013, posting a record of 1-11. But in his second season in Kalamazoo, head coach P.J. Fleck is hoping that last season was just a temporary set back before he gets the program on the right track. "I think it will be really exciting for the fans to see what the new era of Bronco football is all about...
Via College Football Universe
April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Western Michigan Coach P.J. Fleck Pulls Prank, Then Gives 4 Players Scholarships

We’ve all seen college football coaches act like they’re incredibly furious before doing something nice for their players. But the gesture doesn’t usually involve tens of thousands of dollars. Western Michigan coach P.J. Fleck pulled a prank on his team today that involved cards numbered 1-3 and perceived punishments for each set. But it was the four players with the number...
Via College Spun
April 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Syracuse Needs Blowout Win over Western Michigan to Spark NCAA Run

Follow The Fizz on Twitter for the latest SU basketball news via ACC Basketball Syracuse needs a blowout badly. More so than any other top seeded team in the South Region. It’s been over two months since the Orange physically dominated a game from start to finish. You can point to the win over Florida State on March 9, but who are you kidding? That was a one-point game approaching...
Via Orange Fizz
March 19, 2014  |  Discuss

What Seed Did Western Michigan Get In The 2014 NCAA Tournament?

Seed: For the upcoming 2014 NCAA Tournament, the Western Michigan Broncos were given a 14-seed in the South-region. They are coached by Steve Hawkins and hail from MAC. You can view the entire 2014 NCAA Tournament field here in our official bracket. Where: They will open play against Syracuse in Buffalo on Thursday. Why: Western Michigan posted a 14-4 record in the MAC, finishing...
Via College Spun
March 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Western Michigan wins again; 75-67 vs. E. Michigan

Shayne Whittington scored 22 points and grabbed 11 rebounds, his 10th double-double of the season, as Western Michigan beat Eastern Michigan 75-67 on Sunday. Western Michigan won its seventh straight game and avenged an early-season loss to Eastern Michigan. David Brown added 20 points, 11 from the free throw line, and had seven rebounds for Western Michigan (18-8, 11-3 Mid-American...
Via AP on Fox
February 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Richie, Western Michigan beat Ohio 90-74

Austin Richie scored 22 points and had a nearly perfect shooting night on Wednesday to lead Western Michigan over Ohio 90-74. Richie hit all three of his 3-point attempts, all nine of his free throws, and shot 5 of 6 from the field overall. Western Michigan shot 59.6 percent, including 8 of 13 from 3-point range. David Brown added 20 points, while Shayne Whittington and Connar...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Western Michigan defeats Oakland 99-88

David Brown scored a career-high 31 points for Western Michigan Tuesday night as they beat in-state foe Oakland 99-88. Five players scored in double-figures for the Broncos (4-2). Connar Tava added 20 points and Shayne Whittington had 17. Travis Bader, who leads the nation with 60 straight games with at least one 3-pointer, led Oakland (0-7) with 25 points including 5 of 8 from...
Via AP on Fox
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Northern Illinois Huskies vs. Western Michigan Broncos: Betting Odds, Point Spread, and tv info

On Tuesday night the No. 14 Northern Illinois Huskies will host the Western Michigan Broncos. Northern Illinois (11-0) will be looking to remain unbeaten when they take on a fellow MAC opponent in Western Michigan. (1-10) Coverage of the game between Northern Illinois and Western Michigan will air on ESPN2 beginning at 7:00 pm ET from Huskie Stadium in Dekalb, IL.  Western...
November 26, 2013  |  Discuss

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