Television coverage plans are still being finalized. The game will air on a member of the ESPN family of networks. It will be the third night contest played under the new permanent lights at Kelly/Shorts Stadium.
Central Michigan will play at least six games on the ESPN family of networks this year, including three of its final five games of the season.
CMU (3-3 overall, 3-0 Mid-American Conference), alone in first place in the MAC West Division, hosts Ball State on Saturday at 1 p.m. The Chippewas are back in action next Thursday, hosting Bowling Green at 7:30 p.m. in a game to air live on ESPNU.
Western Michigan Game Set For 7 p.m. Kickoff
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