BUFFALO, NY – The Mid-American Conference will host its 2019 Football Media Day on Tuesday, July 23, from 11:00 am to 2:30 pm, from Ford Field in Detroit. The MAC Football Media Day kicks off the 2019 season, which officially begins on Thursday, Aug. 29, and will conclude with the 23rd Marathon MAC Football Championship Game on Saturday, Dec. 7 from Ford Field.
Once again, this year's MAC Football Media Day will be shown live on ESPN3 from 11:00 am ET to 2:00 pm ET. The ESPN3 production will highlight the league's annual kickoff event as hosts Michael Reghi and Dustin Fox will visit with all MAC head coaches and several student-athletes throughout Media Day.
Sophomore running back and reigning MAC Freshman of the Year Jaret Patterson and sophomore linebacker James Patterson will join head coach Lance Leipold as UB's representatives at the annual event. Leipold and Jaret Patterson will be live on ESPN3 at 11:50 am.
At 1:15 pm, Leipold will be a guest of Jason Horowitz and Andy Staples on ESPNU Radio on SiriusXM Channel 84.
Be sure to follow @UBFootball on twitter throughout the day for updates. Fans are also encouraged to send any questions about the 2019 season to @UBFootball.