MAC releases 2014 football matchups (1-13-14)

Bowling Green’s football team will play only five of the schools in the Mid-American Conference East in
the 2014 season.
On Monday, the MAC released the matchups for 2014, but not the dates.
BG is not playing traditional rival Miami in 2014 or 2015.
The Falcons, defending MAC East champions, will host Buffalo and Kent State from the East and Ball State
and Western Michigan from the MAC West.
The Falcons play Akron, UMass, and Ohio from the East on the road, and also face arch-rival Toledo in a
road game.
BG’s season begins with four straight non-conference games.
The Falcons travel to Western Kentucky on Thursday, Aug. 28 to start the season.
BG’s first home game is Sept. 6 against Virginia Military Institute.
BG then hosts Indiana on Sept. 13 and plays at Wisconsin on Sept. 20.