BALL STATE CARDINALS NEWS

Ball St. QB undergoes knee surgery

Ball State starting quarterback Keith Wenning had arthroscopic surgery on an undisclosed left knee injury Saturday. Coach Pete Lembo described the surgery as a minor procedure and said he expects Wenning to return in time to start the Aug. 29 season opener against Illinois State. Lembo said the knee had been ''annoying'' Wenning and the team thought it best to get...
Via Fox Sports
August 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Ball State Student Wins Free Tuition After Making This Half-court Shot

Freshman Markus Burden won’t have to pay for his spring semester (valued at over $11K) at Ball State, thanks to his halfcourt miracle shot below. According to the Star Press, Burden was chosen at random by the school during a Thursday night Welcome Week activity at Worthen Arena.  The shot and celebration are worth watching multiple times:
Via College Spun
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball State freshman wins free tuition with half-court shot

Ball State incoming freshman Markus Burden hasn’t even started his first semester as a college student but that hasn’t stopped him from already establishing himself as a legend around campus. During the school’s “Welcome Week” for incoming students, Burden buried his fourth and final attempt at a half-court shot to win free tuition for a semester. It’s undoubtedly the...
Via The Nosebleeds
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball State Student Wins Free Tuition for a Semester After Hitting This Half-Court Shot

Freshman Markus Burden, who will be attending Ball State for presumably the next four years, made his life a little easier financially by nailing a half-court shot this past week. Burden was selected randomly from the crowd to have the opportunity to hit the half-court shot and he took advantage by making his 4th attempt at the prize. Not sure why he got 4 attempts, but I digress…...
Via Next Impulse Sports
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball State Freshman wins free tuition for hitting halfcourt shot

On Thursday, Ball State freshman Markus Burden hit a halfcourt shot and won free tuition for one semester.  One report says that he will receive $11,000, while the Ball State website says that tuition is $7,000-8,000 for in-state tuition.  Pretty great way to start off your first week of school. [The Big Lead]
Via Diehardsport
August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball St balanced attack beats Illinois St 51-28

Keith Wenning passed for three touchdowns and ran for two and Ball State defeated Illinois State 51-28 in the season opener for both teams. Willie Snead caught two of Wenning's touchdown passes and finished with nine catches for 164 yards. Wennin was 24 of 40 for 340 yards. Illinois State led 21-9 before Wenning hit Javond Williams to make it 21-16 at half. Ball State opened...
Via Fox Sports
August 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Key matchups: Army vs. Ball State

The second game of the year matches the Army Black Knights (Sagarin 128, 1-0) and the Mid-American Conference West, Ball State Cardinals (Sagarin 87, 1-0). The all-time series is tied 2-2, but Ball State has won the past two meetings. Last year, the Cardinals beat the Black Knights 30-22 at Michie Stadium.
Via army.scout.com
September 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Following Army vs. Ball State

Army clashes with Ball State on Saturday Muncie, Ind. Look inside for info about game television, radio, internet, twitter, live stats, game notes and more.
Via army.scout.com
September 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Richardson picks Ball State

Power forward Rashaun Richardson is headed to Ball State for college.
Via scouthoops.scout.com
September 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Army Report Card: Ball State

Army fell to Ball State 40-14 on Saturday in Indiana. ArmySports.com's Jim Lawler grades the Blacks Knights performance in several key team areas.
Via army.scout.com
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

North Texas rallies to a 34-27 win over Ball State

Derek Thompson threw for 274 yards and rushed 72 yards to lead North Texas to a 34-27 come-from-behind win over Ball State Saturday. North Texas (1-1) struggled early as Ball State (2-1) sprinted to a 20-3 lead in the first quarter. Ball State combined offense and defense to get out front as Keith Wenning tossed a 2-yard touchdown pass to Willie Snead, Horactio Banks added a 77...
Via AP on Fox
September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Edwards 3 TDs leads Ball St. over Toledo 31-24

Jahwan Edwards rushed for three touchdowns, including the eventual game-winner as Ball State held on to defeat Toledo 31-24 Saturday. The game was tied twice in the fourth quarter before Edwards' third touchdown capped a 71-yard scoring drive with 3:01 to play. Edwards finished with 20 carries for 89 yards. Ball State (4-1, 2-0 Mid-American Conference) quarterback Keith Wenning...
Via AP on Fox
September 28, 2013  |  Discuss

UVA Football Preview: Ball State

It has taken a lot of self-control not to go off on a massive rant about last week’s performance. Many hours were spent meditating and practicing yoga (not really) and I have come to terms with a lot of things. First, we have a great defense. Not good, not very good, but great. Sure we got trounced by Oregon, but they are in the elite air this year. Everyone else we face, save...
Via Lambeth Field
October 02, 2013  |  Discuss

LIVE GAME THREAD: Ball State vs. UVa

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.- HooNation will have live updates from the Ball State vs. UVa contest here.
Via virginia.scout.com
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball State pulls off the Win against Virginia

Ball State (5-1) pulls off a win against the University of Virgina Cavaliers (2-3). The post Ball State pulls off the Win against Virginia appeared first on NCAA Football Zone.
Via NCAA Football Zone
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Wenning leads Ball State past Virginia 48-27

Keith Wenning threw for two touchdowns and Jahwan Edwards ran for three more as Ball State defeated Virginia 48-27 on Saturday. Wenning also ran for a score as Ball State (5-1) shredded a Virginia defense that came in allowing only 299 yards per game. The Cardinals finished with 506 yards. Wenning had TD passes of 11 yards to Willie Snead in the second quarter and 72 yards to Jordan...
Via AP on Fox
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Virginia Falls to Ball State 48-27

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va.-- The Virginia football team was haunted by turnovers and penalties as the Cavaliers fall to Ball State 48-27 on Saturday. Full game story below.
Via virginia.scout.com
October 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball State WR Willie Snead Makes One-Handed TD Grab

Ball State’s Willie Snead is quietly one of the nation’s most-productive receivers, and the junior made one of 2013’s top catches...
Via Athlon Sports
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Wenning throws 5 TDs, Ball State tops Akron 42-24

Keith Wenning threw five touchdown passes as Ball State remained undefeated in conference play with a 42-24 win over Akron on Saturday. Ball State (8-1, 5-0 Mid-American) scored on touchdown passes from Wenning to Willie Snead on each of its first two possessions. Snead hauled in a 12-yarder for the game's first score and then a 6-yarder on the following drive, putting the Cardinals...
Via AP on Fox
October 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball State held their 'squat 90% of your 1 rep summer max' day in complete WWF style.....

Ball State held their 'squat 90% of your 1 rep summer max' day in complete WWF style.....[BroBible]**Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return HomeFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
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October 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Central Michigan Chippewas vs. Ball State Cardinals: Odds, Point Spread, Over/Under and tv info

The Central Michigan Chippewas will travel to play a fellow MAC opponent in the Ball State Cardinals on Wednesday night. Central Michigan (3-5) will be looking to pull off a road upset against Ball State (8-1) in this one. Coverage of the game between Central Michigan and Ball State will air on ESPN2 beginning at 8:00 pm ET from Scheumann Stadium in Muncie, IN. // The Odds: The...
Via Tireball.com
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Ball State Fans: “We Want Bama”

Everyone wants a piece of No. 1 Alabama right now. Oregon fans sure do. Florida State supporters made it known. Auburn faithful are riled up. Heck, even Ball State fans want in. You heard that right – Ball State fans. The 8-1 Cardinals are having their way with Central Michigan tonight on ESPN2, prompting those in the crowd to request a bigger challenge. It looks like they went...
Via College Spun
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

GIF: Ball State fans want ‘Bama

Ambitious fans at Wednesday night's Ball State game waved a sign reading, "We Want Bama."
Via Gamedayr
November 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Wenning leads Ball State past Central Michigan

Keith Wenning threw for 299 yards and four touchdowns and Horactio Banks had 11 carries for 143 yards and a score to help Ball State beat Central Michigan 44-24 on Wednesday night. The Cardinals (9-1, 6-0 Mid-American Conference) have won seven straight since falling at North Texas on Sept. 14. They are at No. 22 Northern Illinois (9-0, 5-0) next Wednesday night in a key West Division...
Via AP on Fox
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Wenning leads Ball State to victory

Keith Wenning threw for 299 yards and four touchdowns and Horactio Banks had 11 carries for 143 yards and a score to help Ball State beat Central Michigan 44-24 on Wednesday night. The Cardinals (9-1, 6-0 Mid-American Conference) have won seven straight since falling at North Texas on Sept. 14. They are at No. 22 Northern Illinois (9-0, 5-0) next Wednesday night in a key West Division...
Via AP on Fox
November 07, 2013  |  Discuss
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