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Kent State, Ohio find success in football for first time in decades
Commentator Terry Pluto talks about how the MAC is making a statement in football
by WKSU's AMANDA RABINOWITZ


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Amanda Rabinowitz
 
Kent State is 7-1 for the first time since 1973, has won six straight games for the first time since 1940.
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Bowl eligible. Those two words have not been associated with MAC football in decades. But it’s a reality for Kent State University and Ohio University.

Kent is 7-1 and has a six-game winning streak for the first time since 1940. Last week, Kent stunned Rutgers – a top-25 ranked team nationally. WKSU commentator Terry Pluto talks to Amanda Rabinowitz about the surprising run and the secrets to thier success.

Terry Pluto on Kent football

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Terry Pluto previews the Cavs

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