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Miami club football seeks perfect season

The Miami University club football team (8-0) hosts Robert Morris University in the Midwest Conference championship Sunday.

The Intercollegiate Club Football Federation ranks MU as the No. 1 team nationally. RMU stands at No. 3.

MU is coached Jay Fry, an alum of the Miami varsity team that won the 1950 Salad Bowl under Woody Hayes. Russ Foster, who played for the 1970s varsity team that won the Tangerine Bowl, also coaches the club team.

Sophomore Ty Russ leads all club running backs with 677 yards and 12 TDs.

Kickoff is 1 p.m. Sunday at Yager Stadium.