Arizona Bowl: MAC makes decision on Central Michigan after Boise State withdraws


After the Boise State soccer program was pressured to withdraw from participating in the Arizona Bowl attributable to COVID-19 protocols, the MAC will launch Central Michigan from its obligation to the bowl recreation, sources inform Sports activities Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger.

The Chippewas are anticipated to play within the Solar Bowl as a substitute in opposition to Washington State. Each video games are scheduled for New 12 months’s Eve. Central Michigan is at present in Tucson, which is somewhat over 300 miles away from El Paso.

The Solar Bowl is carried by CBS, with a payout of $4.55 million. The Arizona Bowl, which is sponsored by Barstool Sports activities and streamed solely on its web site, has a payout of $350,000, per Dellenger.