Toledo at Central Michigan


Toledo at Central Michigan

■ Time: Noon

■ Records: UT is 1-2; CMU is 1-2

■ Radio: 1370

■ TV: 13

■ Series: UT leads 20-18-3

■ Favorite: UT by 12.5

■ Notes: UT has won three in a row in this series after dropping five straight. ... The availability of UT quarterback Terrance Owens (knee) is up in the air. Coach Matt Campbell said he will decide today whether to start Owens or true freshman Logan Woodside. ... UT safety Jordan Haden (collarbone) could make his first appearance of the season, and middle linebacker Chase Murdock should be back after missing last week’s Eastern Washington win.. ... CMU is down to its third quarterback, redshirt freshman Cooper Rush. Rush made his first career start last week at UNLV, throwing for 265 yards, one touchdown, and two interceptions. Cody Kater, who began the season as starter, is out with a collarbone injury. Back up Alex Niznak struggled in Kater’s absence. ... The Chippewas also are missing star running back Zurlon Tipton and left tackle Jake Olson. Tipton, who ran for 1,492 yards last year, sustained an ankle injury in the season opener at Michigan. ... UT has won its past five MAC openers, a streak that began after a loss in 2007 to CMU.