College Football's Back!

Friday, August 31, 2012

College football kicked off Thursday night, as Central Michigan defeated SE Missouri State, 38-27. Eastern Michigan lost at Ball State, 37-to-26. 13th-ranked Michigan State opens its season at home Friday night against number 24 Boise State. 8th-ranked Michigan faces defending national champion Alabama Saturday night in Dallas. Wayne State, which made it all the way to the Division 2 title game in 2011, starts the season on September 8th at Ashland. WDET's Pat Batcheller previewed the 2012 season with Jason Smith of theGrio, starting with the challenge Boise State poses to MSU's defense. Click the audio link above to hear the conversation.