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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 downs Tennessee State 63-52

Shayne Whittington led Western Michigan with a double-double to close out the Rainbow Classic with a 63-52 win over Tennessee State Monday. Whittington, who scored 14 points and pulled down 12 rebounds, was one of four Broncos in double figures as Western Michigan (2-1) never trailed. David Brown had 17 points, Connar Tava contributed 16 and Austin Richie had 11. Patrick Miller...
Via AP on Fox
November 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Western Michigan Broncos new uniforms for 2013-2014 season

The Western Michigan Broncos new head coach P.J. Fleck has been doing all he can to change the culture around the Broncos football program.  He has instilled his new “Row The Boat” mantra, which has been included on the jerseys.  The helmets have oar helmet stickers, and the Adidas shirts to wear underneath the jerseys say “RTB.”  These uniforms look very good, the Bronco...
Via Diehardsport
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: Western Michigan Head Football Coach P.J. Fleck Has Seriously Awesome Business Cards

Business cards aren’t normally something to get excited about, right? Well, we’ve found some pretty cool ones that deserve some attention. P.J. Fleck, head coach of the Western Michigan Broncos, decided that he’d mix things up when trying to get his name out there. His business cards are made of real wood, includes his Twitter handle, and also displays the Broncos’ motto...
Via College Spun
June 08, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 115 Western Michigan Broncos season preview

No. 115 Western Michigan Broncos (4-8) Coach P.J. Fleck (first-year head coach)Returning Starters: 12, 2 offense, 8 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 102 P.J. Fleck’s first season has brought with it youthful enthusiasm. At 32, Fleck is the youngest head coach at the FBS level and he’s inherited an athletic senior quarterback. Tyler Van Tubbergen and Alex Carder each...
Via College Football Universe
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Western Michigan football coach P.J. Fleck has awesome business cards

P.J. Fleck, the new head coach of the Western Michigan Broncos football team, has some pretty sweet business cards that he is handing out to people.  They’re shaped like a boat, with the team slogan “Row The Boat” on them, and the cards are apparently made out of real wood.  Fleck has done a lot to change the way things are at Western, including having his team take a ...
Via Diehardsport
June 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Western Mich. coach has great business card

P.J. Fleck, the new head coach at Western Michigan, has a pretty sweet business card. The cards are apparently made from real wood which immediately makes them better than any paper business card that you will ever own. This card rivals one we saw earlier from James Franklin at Vanderbilt. If you’re wondering what Fleck means by “Row the Boat”, here’s his explanation: When...
Via College Football Section
June 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Evaluating Darius Paul to Illinois

Brandon Paul's little brother Darius is leaving Western Michigan and transferring to Illinois. That alone would be enough to write this one off - if he was good enough to play high major basketball, being Brandon's little brother he would have gotten plenty of scouting in high school, and so he'd already be playing high major basketball. Right? Neither ESPN nor Rivals...
Via Run the Floor
May 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Center Matt Stainbrook transferring to Xavier

Matt Stainbrook, a 6-foot-9 starting center at Western Michigan last season, is transferring to Xavier. Musketeers coach Chris Mack announced Wednesday he has received the signed scholarship papers for Stainbrook, who will be eligible as a redshirt junior beginning with the 2013-14 season. He will be eligible to play two more seasons after sitting out next season due to transfer...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Western Michigan center transfers to Xavier

Matt Stainbrook, a 6-foot-9 starting center at Western Michigan last season, is transferring to Xavier. Musketeers coach Chris Mack announced Wednesday he has received the signed scholarship papers for Stainbrook, who will be eligible as a redshirt junior beginning with the 2013-14 season. He will be eligible to play two more seasons after sitting out next season due to transfer...
Via AP on Fox
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Western Michigan hockey's "Double One-Timer" goal

It isn't often that you can actually see a set play develop in hockey. But, if you watch closely, you can see what the Western Michigan Broncos (who are wearing white) are trying to create here. On the power play in a recent game against Notre Dame, the Broncos set up a fake one-timer. The play starts at the near point with winger Shane Berschbach. He and defenseman...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
January 20, 2012  |  Discuss

Western Michigan takes on Purdue in Pizza Bowl

Western Michigan won't even have to leave its home state to play in the Little Caesars Pizza Bowl on Tuesday against Purdue at Detroit's Ford Field. Coach Bill Cubit was thrilled after he found out his Broncos (7-5) were picked for the game, but they'll need more than supportive fans to beat the Boilermakers (6-6). Western Michigan hasn't beaten a Big Ten team since...
Via AP on Fox
December 26, 2011  |  Discuss

Wednesday Night College Football Pick: Western Michigan Broncos vs Miami (Ohio) Redhawks

Wednesday night brings a MAC conference battle between the Western Michigan Broncos and the Miami (Ohio) Redhawks. The 'Hawks opened as a 2.5 point favorite at home, but that has been bet down and they currently sit at -1.5. Western Michigan comes in off a crushing 63-60 defeat against Toledo. That game was a must-win for the Broncos if they were going to win the conference...
November 16, 2011  |  Discuss
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