Senior defensive tackle Chris Crumb smacks the banner as he runs onto the field Oct. 19, 2019, at Scheumann Stadium. Ball State beat Toledo, 52-14. Jacob Musselman, DN
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Ball State Football’s 2019 in review

The college football season is over for fans of the cardinal and white, but they shouldn’t be hanging their heads. Ball State finished the 2019 season at 5-7 — the best record it has finished with in the Mike Neu era. To go along with wrapping up the season, here are some of the Cardinals’ top aspects of the year.


Junior running back Caleb Huntley gets tackled by Central Michigan players Nov.16, 2019, at Scheumann Stadium. Ball State lost to Central Michigan, 45-44. Rebecca Slezak, DN
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4 takeaways from Ball State’s road loss to Kent State

In the loss that made it officially ineligible for the postseason, Ball State struggled the entire game on defense, but particularly in the second half in the loss to Kent State. The Cardinals had several opportunities to capitalize on offense but were unable to when it mattered most. Here are four takeaways from the Cardinals’ 41-38 loss to the Golden Flashes.  







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