Report: 2020 CMU-WMU game to be played at Ford Field

Posted at 4:02 PM, Feb 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-25 21:55:19-05

DETROIT — Central Michigan University and Western Michigan University will play next year’s rivalry game at Ford Field in Detroit, according to a report.

The Detroit News reports the teams will hold their historic rivalry game off-campus for the first time in its 100-plus-year history. CMU will be the home team for the game.

The 2020 Mid-American Conference schedule will be released at 3 p.m. Wednesday.

CMU is planning to organize shuttles for students, according to the report.

The Broncos have won seven of the last nine meetings and holds an all-time series lead of 50-38-2. CMU hasn’t won in Mt. Pleasant since 2010.

WMU won the matchup at Waldo Stadium last year 31-15 in front of 20,476 people.