Ball State men's basketball coach James Whitford issued a statement Friday afternoon after ESPN "inadvertently published" an article that stated he was hired by Duquesne. “It is certainly gratifying to have people outside your program recognize your team’s success and show an interest in you as a coach," the statement said. "While it is flattering to be approached, I am happy with and committed to my job at Ball State."
"The story mischaracterized the status of the negotiations."
It's not every day an Emmy Award-winning speaker travels to campus, but tomorrow, ESPN’s John Anderson will be coming to Ball State to discuss sports journalism and entertainment.
Three Ball State gymnasts qualified as alternates for the NCAA Regional in Urbana-Champaign on April 1
Ball State's incoming president is preparing his move to Muncie.