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Bowden says he would welcome YSU to the Mid-American Conference

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HOWLAND, Ohio – Akron football coach Terry Bowden said he would welcome Youngstown State joining the Mid-American Conference, "If that's the direction they want to go."

Bowden was in Howland for the Trumbull County Player of the Year banquet.

"We would like to play YSU in football, but since they're I-AA, that doesn't help us in what we're trying to do," Bowden said.

Bowden just finished his second year with Zips and received a contract extension.

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