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1999 Mid-American Conference Year Summary

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Record: 65-81, .445 W-L% (9th of 12) (Schedule and Results)

SRS: -11.26 (12th of 12) ▪ SOS: -8.68 (12th of 12)

Division Champions: Marshall (East) and Western Michigan (West)
Conference Champion: Marshall (Won Championship Game 34-30)

Ranked in Preseason AP Poll: 0
Ranked in Final AP Poll:(Marshall)

Standings

Overall Conference Pts/G SRS
East W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Marshall 13 0 1.000 8 0 1.000 35.6 10.5 9.76 -8.62
Miami (OH) 7 4 .636 6 2 .750 30.5 24.0 -4.83 -9.46
Akron 7 4 .636 5 3 .625 28.6 28.5 -7.63 -9.63
Ohio 5 6 .455 5 3 .625 24.6 26.1 -11.25 -8.71
Bowling Green State 5 6 .455 3 5 .375 26.9 28.4 -10.13 -9.13
Kent State 2 9 .182 2 6 .250 19.4 34.2 -17.05 -6.68
Buffalo 0 11 .000 0 8 .000 11.8 38.7 -29.23 -9.14
West W L Pct W L Pct Own Opp SRS SOS Notes
Western Michigan 7 5 .583 6 2 .750 31.1 28.5 -5.09 -7.84
Toledo 6 5 .545 5 3 .625 26.6 20.8 -5.05 -8.96
Northern Illinois 5 6 .455 5 3 .625 26.3 26.3 -12.22 -11.22
Eastern Michigan 4 7 .364 4 4 .500 21.7 30.7 -12.91 -6.64
Central Michigan 4 7 .364 3 5 .375 20.8 31.3 -17.01 -9.83
Ball State 0 11 .000 0 8 .000 14.3 32.8 -23.79 -6.97

AP Poll Summary

School Pre 8/30 9/6 9/12 9/19 9/26 10/3 10/10 10/17 10/24 10/31 11/7 11/14 11/21 11/28 12/5 Final
Marshall         21 17 15 15 15 13 13 12 11 12 11 11 10

1 Bowl Game

Date Bowl Winner/Tie Pts Loser/Tie Pts Notes
1999-12-27 Motor City Bowl Marshall 21 Brigham Young 3 Motor City Bowl (Pontiac, MI)

Conference Leaders

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Total Yards Per Play

1. Chad Pennington (Marshall) 8.5
2. Tim Lester (Western Michigan) 7.2