Does this mean that suddenly the junior Midwest conference will suddenly find itself nipping at the Big Ten's heels? No!
Will the help the MAC with exposure? Can't hurt.
On September 15 BTN is showing: Akron at Indiana or Buffalo at Penn St. or The Citadel at Wisconsin while broadcast TV can show Cincinnati at Miami (OH) or E. Michigan at N. Illinois. Unless you are a true homer the Cincy v. Miami game is the best option.