College Football

Central Michigan Chippewas (1-11)


Sat. 11/3 Sat. 11/10 Fri. 11/23
@ EastMi
L 7-17
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vs. BGSU
L 13-24
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@ Toledo
L 13-51
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McElwain takes C. Michigan job after year as Wolverine aide

MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) Michigan receivers coach Jim McElwain has been named head coach at Central Michigan.

Central Michigan announced McElwain's hiring Sunday. He replaces John Bonamego, who went 1-11 in his fourth season after taking the Chippewas to three straight bowls.

The 56-year-old McElwain was at Michigan for one season. He previously coached at Florida, where he was Southeastern Conference coach of the year in his first season (2015) and went 22-12 overall.

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Leaders
Passing Yards: T. Lazzaro711
Passing TDs: T. Lazzaro5
Rushing Yards: R. Ross386
Rushing TDs: T. Lazzaro3
Receiving Yards: J. Hicks313
Receiving TDs: J. Hicks4
Interceptions: S. Bunting2
Schedule 2018
Date Opponent Result / Time
9/1 at Kentucky L 20 - 35
9/8 vs. Kansas L 7 - 31
9/15 at Northern Illinois L 16 - 24
9/22 vs. Maine W 17 - 5
9/29 at 21 Michigan State L 20 - 31
10/6 vs. Buffalo L 24 - 34
10/13 vs. Ball State L 23 - 24
10/20 vs. Western Michigan L 10 - 35
10/27 at Akron L 10 - 17
11/3 at Eastern Michigan L 7 - 17
11/10 vs. Bowling Green L 13 - 24
11/23 at Toledo L 13 - 51
Mid-American
East
  Conference Overall
Buffalo 7-1 10-3
Miami (OH) 6-2 6-6
Ohio 6-2 8-4
Bowling Green 2-6 3-9
Akron 2-6 4-8
Kent State 1-7 2-10
West
  Conference Overall
Northern Illinois 6-2 8-5
Toledo 5-3 7-5
Western Michigan 5-3 7-5
Eastern Michigan 5-3 7-6
Ball State 3-5 4-8
Central Michigan 0-8 1-11
Offense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 3056 (129)
Passing Yards: 1614 (123)
Rushing Yards: 1442 (119)
Points per game: 15.0 (128)
Yards per game: 254.7 (129)
Touchdowns: 18 (128)
Field Goals: 12 (74)
Defense (FBS Rank)
Yards: 4264 (34)
Passing Yards: 1808 (3)
Rushing Yards: 2456 (103)
Points per game: 27.3 (69)
Yards per game: 355.3 (38)
Touchdowns: 39 (64)
Field Goals: 11 (46)
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