RECORDS & AWARDS
Restarting MAC Play: Miami at Bowling Green
October 10, 2012Richmond High School
Miami RedHawks (3-3 overall, 2-0 MAC)
• Miami re-enters Mid-American Conference play with a 2-0 record in league games, sharing first-place in the East Division with Kent State (3-0) and Ohio (2-0).
• The RedHawks have won seven games in a row at Bowling Green, last losing at Doyt Perry Stadium 15 years ago in 1997. In 33 all-time games at BG, Miami has a record of 20-9-4 for a winning percentage of .742.
• Miami quarterback Zac Dysert joined the exclusive 10,000-yard club, becoming just the 78th player in NCAA FBS history to pass for at least 10,000 yards. He currently has 10,246 career passing yards. A 17th career 300-yard-plus passing effort could move Dysert past TCU's Andy Dalton (10,314), Baylor's Robert Griffin III and Boston College's Doug Flutie (10,579).
• For the fifth consecutive game, RedHawk linebacker Chris Wade recorded at least 11 tackles. His season total of 63 stops is tied for fifth-best among MAC players.
• Fans can attend Miami's Family Weekend game against archrival Ohio (Oct. 27) at a bargain price. The Family Foursome package includes four tickets to the game, four free Miami baseball hats, four hot dogs and four drink vouchers for only $44. Call Miami's Athletic Ticket Office at (513) 529-4295.
• With a victory at Bowling Green at Saturday, Miami would advance to 3-0 in the Mid-American Conference standings. In its previous 64 seasons in the MAC, the RedHawks have posted a 3-0 start on 23 occasions. Of those 23 seasons, Miami has won the league title 14 times, finished second eight times and placed third once.
• Over the last five seasons, Miami has a record of 9-12 in Mid-American Conference road games. The RedHawks nine MAC road victories have come by margins of 1, 3, 5, 6, 7, 7, 7, 7 and 12 points. Seven of those 12 losses were by 10 points or less.
• Twelve true freshmen have seen playing time for Miami in 2012, a total that's tied for ninth, nationally. LSU, Texas, TCU and Ohio State have all played 15 true freshmen.
RedHawks On The Airwaves
In its seventh year of its partnership with IMG College, the Miami Sports Network continues its coverage of Miami Football with a group of affiliates blanketing most of Southwest Ohio and Southeast Indiana. "The Voice of the RedHawks" Steve Baker will deliver the play-by-play coverage, while Tim Bray will provide color commentary. Terry Bridge will be the network's sideline reporter. Tune-in to one of Miami's game-day affiliates:
WMOH-AM 1450 (Hamilton, OH)
Beyond southwestern Ohio, Miami's audio broadcast also is available through Miami All-Access at www.MURedHawks.com.
IMG's pregame show on Saturday, Oct. 13, begins at 2:30 p.m. ET.