2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
8-4, 1st in MAC - West
Jacorey Sullivan makes the grab for 26-yard receiving TD (0:33)
Lew Nichols punches in his third TD to help the Chippewas win (0:17)
Lew Nichols goes off for 215 yards and 4 TDs (1:25)
CMU's Pimpleton scores two punt-return TDs in five-minute span (2:04)

Northern Illinois rallies in final minute to beat Chippewas

— Rocky Lombardi threw for 320 yards and three touchdowns and freshman Kanon Woodill kicked the go-ahead field goal with under a minute to go in his first collegiate action to give Northern Illinois a 39-38 victory over Central Michigan on Saturday.

Northern Illinois converts FG to complete comeback win vs. Central Michigan (0:45)
Kalil Pimpleton scores 28-yard Receiving TD vs. Ohio (0:26)
Florida International Panthers vs. Central Michigan Chippewas: Full Highlights (1:52)
Touchdown! Dallas Dixon scores vs. Florida International (0:34)
Central Michigan Chippewas vs. LSU Tigers: Full Highlights (1:51)
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McElwain won't coach CMU after appendectomy

Jim McElwain will not coach Central Michigan in Saturday's road opener against Missouri after having an emergency appendectomy on Wednesday. McElwain did not travel with the team.

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198dTom VanHaaren

QB Keller out of hospital month after being shot

Central Michigan quarterback John Keller has been released from Hurley Medical Center nearly a month after he was shot in the chest near campus on April 24.

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224dChris Low

Cent. Michigan QB Keller shot, condition serious

Central Michigan quarterback John Keller is in serious condition after being shot at an off-campus party. Another student was also shot and is in stable condition.

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316dCameron Wolfe

Fins QB coach hire Frye has familiarity with Tua

The Dolphins continue to build around Tua Tagovailoa by hiring QB coach Charlie Frye, who worked with the young quarterback during the Elite 11 high school camp when he burst on to the national scene

Team Stats

Passing Yards270.125th
Rushing Yards181.845th
Points For33.059th
Points Against26.266th