2014 Central Michigan Chippewas football team

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2014 Central Michigan Chippewas football
Central Michigan Chippewas logo.svg
Bahamas Bowl vs. WKU, L 48−49
Conference Mid-American Conference
Division West Division
2014 record 7–6 (5–3 MAC)
Head coach Dan Enos (5th season)
Offensive coordinator Morris Watts (1st season)
Defensive coordinator Joe Tumpkin (4th season)
Home stadium Kelly/Shorts Stadium
(Capacity: 32,885)
Seasons
← 2013
2015 →
2014 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Bowling Green x   5 3         8 6  
Ohio   4 4         6 6  
Buffalo   3 4         5 6  
Akron   3 5         5 7  
UMass   3 5         3 9  
Miami   2 6         2 10  
Kent State   1 6         2 9  
West Division
Northern Illinois xy$   7 1         11 3  
Toledo x   7 1         9 4  
Western Michigan   6 2         8 5  
Central Michigan   5 3         7 6  
Ball State   4 4         5 7  
Eastern Michigan   1 7         2 10  
Championship: Northern Illinois 51, Bowling Green 17
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions
  • y – Championship game participant
Rankings from AP Poll

The 2014 Central Michigan Chippewas football team represented Central Michigan University in the 2014 NCAA Division I FBS football season. They were led by fifth-year head coach Dan Enos and played their home games at Kelly/Shorts Stadium. They were members of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference. They finished the season 7–6, 5–3 in MAC play to finish in fourth place in the West Division. They were invited to the inaugural Bahamas Bowl where they lost to WKU.

On January 22, 2015, head coach Dan Enos resigned to take the offensive coordinator position at Arkansas.[1] He finished at CMU with a record of 26–36.

Schedule[edit]

Date Time Opponent Site TV Result Attendance
August 28 7:00 PM Chattanooga* Kelly/Shorts StadiumMount Pleasant, MI ESPN3 W 20–16   15,793
September 6 12:00 PM at Purdue* Ross–Ade StadiumWest Lafayette, IN ESPNews W 38–17   36,410
September 13 12:00 PM Syracuse* Kelly/Shorts Stadium • Mount Pleasant, MI ESPNU L 3–40   25,531
September 20 3:30 PM at Kansas* Memorial StadiumLawrence, KS FSN L 10–24   34,822
September 27 7:00 PM at Toledo Glass BowlToledo, OH ESPN3 L 28–42   18,087
October 4 3:30 PM Ohiodagger Kelly/Shorts Stadium • Mount Pleasant, MI ESPN3 W 28–10   18,223
October 11 5:00 PM at Northern Illinois Huskie StadiumDeKalb, IL ESPN3 W 34–17   20,122
October 18 3:30 PM Ball State Kelly/Shorts Stadium • Mount Pleasant, MI ESPN3 L 29–32   13,337
October 25 3:30 PM at Buffalo UB StadiumAmherst, NY ESPN3 W 20–14   18,052
November 1 1:00 PM at Eastern Michigan Rynearson StadiumYpsilanti, MI (Michigan MAC Trophy) ESPN3 W 38–7   19,613
November 15 1:00 PM Miami (OH) Kelly/Shorts Stadium • Mount Pleasant, MI ESPN3 W 34-27   7,689
November 22 1:00 PM Western Michigan Kelly/Shorts Stadium • Mount Pleasant, MI (Michigan MAC Trophy/Victory Cannon) ESPN3 L 20–32   17,265
December 24 11:00 AM vs. WKU* Thomas Robinson StadiumNassau, Bahamas (Bahamas Bowl) ESPN L 48–49   13,667
*Non-conference game. daggerHomecoming. #Rankings from AP Poll released prior to game. All times are in Eastern Time.
Schedule Source:[2]

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