2019 ScheduleAll times ET

2019 Schedule
2-2, 1st in MAC - West
Williams sends floater for short TD (0:21)
Central Michigan QB fumbles after getting hit from behind (0:26)
Williams gets sacked in end zone for Central Michigan safety (0:57)
Dallas spins his way into end zone (0:19)
Wisconsin QB drops dime to Cephus for TD (0:33)
Wisconsin gets INT, scores on tip-toe pass (0:57)
Taylor walks in for 2nd touchdown in 1st quarter (0:22)
Badgers block punt, come out with safety (0:33)
Taylor pounds through the line for Badgers TD (0:21)
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Central Michigan opens McElwain era with win over Albany

Quinten Dormady threw three touchdown passes, Jonathan Ward ran for two scores, and Central Michigan kicked off the coach Jim McElwain era with its 12th straight win against FCS opponents, 38-21 against Albany in Thursday night's season opener.

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39dESPN Stats & Information

The 50 best college football programs over 150 years

In honor of college football's 150th anniversary, our metrics rank CFB's elite across every division, from the obvious contenders like Alabama and Notre Dame to small-school powers like Mount Union and Wittenberg.

Jeff Legwold ESPN Senior Writer 

Here are some of the best official times for the cornerbacks who worked out Monday at the NFL scouting combine: Jamel Dean (Auburn), 4.30; Mark Fields (Clemson), 4.37; Greedy Williams (LSU) 4.37; Isaiah Johnson (Houston), 4.40; Sean Bunting (Central Michigan), 4.42.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

Former Tennessee and Houston quarterback Quinten Dormady is transferring to Central Michigan, he announced today on Twitter. Dormady appeared in only one game at Houston, attempting five passes, and redshirted the season after transferring from Tennessee in April. He started the first five games for Tennessee in 2017 before being replaced by Jarrett Guarantano. Dormady said he's 100 percent healthy and will have one year of eligibility for new CMU coach Jim McElwain in 2019.

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295dAdam Rittenberg

Central Michigan names McElwain as head coach

Jim McElwain, former head coach at Florida and Colorado State, will next coach the Central Michigan Chippewas, the team announced Sunday.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

SOURCES: Central Michigan is hiring Michigan assistant Jim McElwain as its next coach. McElwain, the former Florida and Colorado State coach, will he introduced Monday in Mount Pleasant. CM Life first reported the McElwain hire. He replaces John Bonamego.

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300dRyan McGee

The coveted top of the 2018 Bottom 10 is decided

No surprise here: Michigan earned the final No. 5 spot of the season after getting blown out by Ohio State. But who landed the historic No. 1 ranking?

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303dAdam Rittenberg

Bonamego out as CMU coach after 1-11 season

Central Michigan fired head coach John Bonamego on Friday night, hours after a 51-13 loss at Toledo ended the worst season in team history.

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Senior Writer 

Central Michigan has fired coach John Bonamego after the team went 1-11 this season. Bonamego went 22-29 (15-17 in MAC play) in four seasons with the Chippewas. "Making a leadership change is a difficult decision, especially when you know that coach has given his all to CMU," athletic director Michael Alford said in a prepared statement. Defensive backs coach Cory Hall will lead CMU until a permanent coach is named. He was Oregon State's interim head coach for the final six games in 2017.

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Team Stats

Passing Yards222.383rd
Rushing Yards119.8105th
Points For31.7
Points Against30.8