Central Michigan (9-4)

    Jim McElwain showered in Frosted Flakes after victory

    Central Michigan players celebrate their Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl victory by dumping a pile of Frosted Flakes on coach Jim McElwain.

    WST 21, CMC 24

    Wilson pulls down 15-yard TD under pressure

    Joel Wilson hauls in a 15-yard touchdown pass from Daniel Richardson to extend Central Michigan's lead vs. Washington State.

    WST 21, CMC 24

    Sun Bowl: Washington State Cougars vs. Central Michigan Chippewas | Full Game Highlights

    Sun Bowl: Washington State Cougars vs. Central Michigan Chippewas | Full Game Highlights The Central Michigan Chippewas defeated the Washington State Cougars, 24-21, in the Tony the Tiger Sun Bowl. Daniel Richardson threw for 208 YDS & 1 TD, while Lew Nichols III rushed for 137 YDS & 1 TD in the Chippewas victory.

    WST 21, CMC 24

    Nichols does all the leg work for Central Michigan's first TD

    Lew Nichols III impresses with a great run but is brought down at the 1-yard line. On the very next play, he reaches pay dirt for a Central Michigan score.

    WST 21, CMC 24

    Breaking: Sun Bowl Finds Replacement Team for Miami

    As COVID-19 outbreaks force teams to drop out of bowl game commitments, the Sun Bowl is now on with a new team to replace the Hurricanes.View the original article to see embedded media.After COVID-19 forced a shuffling of the deck among college football’s bowl games, the Sun Bowl is now back on following Miami’s withdrawal.Central Michigan, which was originally slated to face Boise State in the Arizona Bowl on New Year’s Eve, will now head to El Paso to take on Washington State in the Sun Bowl, per Sports Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger.

    Sources: MAC Makes Decision on Central Michigan After Bowl Loses Boise State

    Central Michigan was slated to play Boise State, but the Broncos were forced to withdraw due to COVID-19.View the original article to see embedded media.After the Boise State football program was forced to withdraw from participating in the Arizona Bowl due to COVID-19 protocols, the MAC will release Central Michigan from its obligation to the bowl game, sources tell Sports Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger.The Chippewas are expected to play in the Sun Bowl instead against Washington State.

    Sources: Boise State’s COVID-19 Issues Could Send Central Michigan to Sun Bowl vs. Washington State

    Washington State is looking for a new opponent after Miami’s COVID-19 issues knocked them out of the Sun Bowl.View the original article to see embedded media.As COVID-19 continues to impact the bowl season, issues within the Boise State football program could change the fate of multiple games.On Monday afternoon, Dave Portnoy, president of Arizona Bowl sponsor Barstool Sports, confirmed that Boise State football has withdrawn from the game, leaving Central Michigan football without an opponent. Earlier in the day, Sports Illustrated's Ross Dellenger reported that Boise State is “working to determine if it has enough players to play Central Michigan in the Arizona Bowl.” The game, played at Arizona Stadium in Tucson, is scheduled for Friday.CMU arrived in Tucson on Sunday and are ready to play, per Dellenger.

    Eastern Michigan Eagles vs. Central Michigan Chippewas: Full Highlights

    Eastern Michigan Eagles vs. Central Michigan Chippewas: Full Highlights

    EMC 10, CMC 31

    Jacorey Sullivan makes the grab for 26-yard receiving TD

    Jacorey Sullivan makes the grab for 26-yard receiving TD

    EMC 10, CMC 31

    Marion Lukes returns kick 100-yards for a Central Michigan TD

    Marion Lukes returns kick 100-yards for a Central Michigan TD

    EMC 10, CMC 31

    Samson Evans crosses goal-line for 2-yard rushing touchdown

    Samson Evans crosses goal-line for 2-yard rushing touchdown

    EMC 10, CMC 31

    Jacorey Sullivan makes the grab for 9-yard receiving touchdown

    Jacorey Sullivan makes the grab for 9-yard receiving touchdown

    EMC 10, CMC 31

    Lew Nichols punches in his third TD to help the Chippewas win

    Lew Nichols III notches his third touchdown of the game on a 1-yard dive into the end zone.

    CMC 37, BALL 17

    Yo'heinz Tyler makes the grab for 6-yard Receiving touchdown

    Yo'heinz Tyler makes the grab for 6-yard Receiving touchdown

    CMC 37, BALL 17

    Simmons tightropes the sideline for a 43-yard Chippewas' TD

    Remi Simmons turns on the jets for the 43-yard touchdown.

    CMC 37, BALL 17

    Lew Nichols burns Ball State's D with 66-yard TD

    Lew Nichols III breaks tackles to make a 66-yard house call for Central Michigan.

    CMC 37, BALL 17

    Daniel Richardson airs out a 47-yard pass for a Chippewas' TD

    Daniel Richardson drops in a 47-yard pass to JaCorey Sullivan for the touchdown.

    CMC 37, BALL 17

    Ball State scores on opening drive behind Steele's TD

    Carson Steele powers into the end zone for the 9-yard touchdown to get Ball State on the board.

    CMC 37, BALL 17

    Central Michigan’s Kalil Pimpleton Had a First Half for the Ages

    *Two* punt return touchdowns and a receiving touchdown? In two quarters? Unreal.View the original article to see embedded media.All in a span of five minutesRemember the name Kalil Pimpleton.

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    Western Michigan running back Jarvion Franklin is chased on the sidelines by Central Michigan defensive back Josh Cox (14) during the first half of an NCAA college football game, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Kalamazoo, Mich. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)