The Bowling Green Falcons (5-4) and the Kent State Golden Flashes (1-8) play on Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at Dix Stadium in a clash of MAC foes.
Tune in to CBS Sports to watch the Falcons take on the Golden Flashes.
When is Bowling Green vs. Kent State and when does it start?
This game between the Falcons and Golden Flashes is scheduled on Wednesday, November 8, 2023. You should expect the kickoff at 7:00 PM ET.
Where to watch Bowling Green vs. Kent State
The Falcons and Golden Flashes will take to the field at Dix Stadium for this matchup on November 8, and if you want to catch the event live, get your tickets now from Vivid Seats!
What channel is the game on?
You can catch this game live on CBS Sports.
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Bowling Green Stats & Insights
The Falcons defeated the Ball State Cardinals 24-21 in their last outing.
Bowling Green has struggled on offense, ranking 10th-worst in the FBS (298.6 yards per game) this season. However, the defense ranks 23rd-best in the nation, allowing only 325.4 yards per game.
The Falcons have struggled in the passing game, ranking 11th-worst in the FBS (156.7 passing yards per game) this season. However, they rank 18th-best on the defensive side of the ball, surrendering only 180.7 passing yards per game.
Offensively, Bowling Green ranks 86th in the FBS with 141.9 rushing yards per game. Meanwhile, the defensive unit ranks 65th in rushing yards allowed per contest (144.8).
The Falcons are putting up 22.4 points per game on offense (101st in the FBS), and they rank 62nd on the other side of the ball with 24.6 points allowed per game.
Kent State Stats & Insights
The Falcons played the Ball State Cardinals in their most recent game, winning 24-21.
Kent State’s offense has been a bottom-25 unit in total offense this season, generating 269.6 total yards per game, which ranks third-worst in the FBS. Defensively, it ranks 74th with 379.7 total yards surrendered per contest.
The Golden Flashes’ passing game has been struggling, ranking 10th-worst in the FBS with 152.1 passing yards per game. They have been more productive defensively, allowing 224.1 passing yards per contest (59th-ranked).
Kent State ranks 25th-worst in rushing yards per game (117.4), but it has been better on the other side of the ball, ranking 82nd in the FBS with 155.6 rushing yards conceded per contest.
This season has been hard for the Golden Flashes on both sides of the ball, as they are putting up just 14.1 points per contest (worst) and allowing 32.8 points per game (16th-worst).
Bowling Green Key Players to Watch
Connor Bazelak leads Bowling Green with 1,018 passing yards (127.3 ypg) on 94-of-162 passing with seven touchdowns compared to six interceptions this season.
Terion Stewart has carried the ball 125 times for a team-high 762 yards (84.7 per game), with eight touchdowns this year.
This season Taron Keith has 259 receiving yards (28.8 per game) on 27 catches with two touchdowns, while also collecting 157 rushing yards (17.4 per game) on 29 attempts with one touchdown.
Harold Fannin Jr.’s team-high 293 receiving yards (41.9 yards per game) have come on 22 receptions with three touchdowns.
Odieu Hiliare’s 23 catches have netted him 235 yards (29.4 ypg) and two touchdowns.
Kent State Key Players to Watch
Michael Alaimo has 932 passing yards (103.6 ypg) to lead Kent State, completing 54.9% of his passes and collecting two touchdown passes and four interceptions this season.
Gavin Garcia has carried the ball 104 times for a team-high 407 yards (45.2 per game), with two touchdowns this year.
This season Jaylen Thomas has piled up 341 yards (48.7 per game) on 94 carries with one touchdown.
Chrishon McCray’s 610 receiving yards (67.8 yards per game) lead the team. He has 41 receptions with four touchdowns.
Trell Harris has hauled in 15 passes for 257 yards (51.4 yards per game) and one touchdown this year.
Luke Floriea’s 18 catches this season have resulted in 189 yards (23.6 ypg) and three touchdowns.