Congressmen make wager on MAC Championship football game

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U.S. Tim Ryan agreed to a friendly wager with Congressman Randy Hultgren of Illinois on Friday's Mid-American Conference Championship game at Ford Field in Detroit.

Rep. Ryan represents No. 17-ranked Kent State University and Rep. Hultgren represents No. 21-ranked Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Ill.

The congressman representing the losing team will present the congressman representing the winning team with treats from his district.

Rep. Ryan will offer a gift basket of gourmet goods from Kent's local bakeries and a Kent Displays Boogie Board.

"After the Golden Flashes beat the Huskies tonight, it will be my pleasure to sample the basket of Graham's Chocolate that Rep. Hultgren will be sending from Geneva, Ill.," Rep. Ryan said.

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