Miami RedHawks: MAC releases football schedule

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Five players who graduated from area high schools are on the current Miami football roster, including a pair of starting offensive linemen and a couple of players coming back from injury.

Credit: DaytonDailyNews

The Miami RedHawks now know who they will play in defense of their MAC football championship.

Coach Chuck Martin’s team will open a truncated 2020 season Nov. 4 at home against Ball State.

The RedHawks play at Buffalo on Nov. 10 then return home to host rival Ohio on Nov. 17.

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After playing on a Wednesday and two Tuesdays, Miami will finish the regular season with three Saturday contests: Nov. 28 at Akron, Dec. 5 against Kent State and Dec. 12 at Bowling Green.

The MAC Championship Game is scheduled for Dec. 18.

Start times and television information will be released at a later date according to the Miami sports information department.

After being the first Division I Bowl Subdivision conference to suspend fall sports, the league reinstated them Sept. 25.

Last season, Miami went 8-6 overall and 6-2 in the MAC before beating Central Michigan in the conference title game.

The RedHawks lost to Louisiana in the LendingTree Bowl.

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