Clyde Hughes covers the Mid-American Conference for football.com.
Hughes returns to the MAC after covering Bowling Green State University for the Toledo Blade back in the early 1990s. Hughes has done freelance work for newspapers across the country, including the Baltimore Sun, Dallas Morning News, Chicago Sun-Times, Charlotte Observer and Washington Times. He is also a regional columnist for D3Football.com.
Hughes has covered events like the Las Vegas Bowl and the Holiday Bowl and has done NFL, NBA and Major League baseball game coverage while at The Blade. He spent several years covering the Toledo Mud Hens for the newspaper. His additional freelance work includes high school sports stories mainly for the Lafayette Journal & Courier, but also the Kokomo Tribune, Frankfort Times and Logansport Pharos-Tribune.
A graduate of Lamar University in Beaumont, Texas, he started his journalism career covering news and sports for the Beaumont Enterprise.