1990 Western Michigan Broncos football team

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1990 Western Michigan Broncos football
Conference Mid-American Conference
1990 record 7–4 (5–3 MAC)
Head coach Al Molde (4th season)
MVP Sean Mulhearn
Home stadium Waldo Stadium
Seasons
← 1989
1991 →
1990 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Toledo + 7 1 0     9 2 0
Central Michigan + 7 1 0     8 3 1
Ball State 5 3 0     7 4 0
Western Michigan 5 3 0     7 4 0
Miami 4 3 1     5 5 1
Bowling Green 2 4 2     3 5 2
Eastern Michigan 2 6 0     2 9 0
Kent State 2 6 0     2 9 0
Ohio 0 7 1     1 9 1
  • + – Conference co-champions
Rankings from AP Poll

The 1990 Western Michigan Broncos football team represented Western Michigan University in the Mid-American Conference (MAC) during the 1990 NCAA Division I-A football season. In their fourth season under head coach Al Molde, the Broncos compiled a 7–4 record (5–3 against MAC opponents), finished in third place in the MAC, and outscored their opponents, 249 to 218.[1][2][3] The team played its home games at Waldo Stadium in Kalamazoo, Michigan.[4]

The team's statistical leaders included Brad Tayles with 2,397 passing yards, Corey Sylve with 840 rushing yards, and Allan Boyko with 792 receiving yards.[5] Linebacker Sean Mulhearn was selected as the MAC defensive player of the year.[6]

Schedule[edit]

DateOpponentSiteResult
September 8at Eastern MichiganL 24–27
September 15Louisiana TechW 27–21
September 22Kent State
  • Waldo Stadium
  • Kalamazoo, MI
W 37–10
September 29at Iowa StateL 20–34
October 6at AkronW 24–20
October 13at Central Michigan (rivalry)L 13–20
October 20Ball State
  • Waldo Stadium
  • Kalamazoo, MI
W 14–13
October 27at OhioW 31–23
November 3Toledo
  • Waldo Stadium
  • Kalamazoo, MI
L 9–37
November 10at Bowling GreenW 19–13
November 17Miami (OH)
  • Waldo Stadium
  • Kalamazoo, MI
W 31–17

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football Records: Annual Results". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Football Records: Year-By-Year Results - 1990 - 99". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  3. ^ "1990 Western Michigan Broncos Schedule and Results". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  4. ^ "Waldo Stadium". Western Michigan University. Archived from the original on March 3, 2016. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  5. ^ "1990 Western Michigan Broncos Stats". SR/College Football. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved July 5, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Football History: Conference Awards". Western Michigan University. Retrieved July 6, 2016.