It was a slow start for Ball State Women’s Basketball, as first-game jitters seemed to hold the Cardinals back early, and they never could recover, falling to IUPUI for the first time in history, 65-48.
The young core of six combined for 32 points on the night, lending a helping hand to Ball State Men's Basketball's first win of the season, 87-43, over Defiance.
Ravens’ star Lamar Jackson has proven he has the skill set to be a legitimate franchise quarterback in the NFL, which has propelled him into the 2019-20 season’s Most Valuable Player conversation and proved his naysayers wrong.
Freshman goaltender Wietske Overdijkink has brought her talents from the Netherlands to Ball State, adding another to the Cardinals’ arsenal of young goalies.
Despite Ball State Soccer’s regular season stats, the No. 2 Cardinals were upset by the No. 7 Eastern Michigan Sunday, suffering a 2-1 loss in the MAC Quarterfinals.
Down, 1-0. Down, 2-1. Coming back to win in five sets. This has been the result of Ball State Women’s Volleyball (13-11, 7-5 MAC) in its last two matches with the latest being in the win over Buffalo (9-15, 5-7) Saturday.
Its placement greatly improved upon last year's performance of 11th place and is also the teams best finish at the MAC Championships since 2007.
Both squads walked away victorious against Eastern Illinois on Friday, with the men winning, 137-125, and the women, 201-611. On Saturday, the men picked up a win over Wabash, 195.5-96.5. The women fell to Eastern Michigan, 167-133.
Mount Vernon (9-2) defeated New Castle (4-7) earlier in the year in a high-scoring finish, 61-20. The two Hoosier Heritage Conference rivals met again Friday night in the second round of Sectionals. The Sectional finish ended in favor of the Marauders, 45-8.
After recording the fewest number of wins in 25 years with eight last season, Ball State Women’s Basketball is looking to get back to a playstyle that will lead them to success for the upcoming season.
With a new ruling by the NCAA, college athletes will soon have the rights to their own image, name and likeness. This puts us one step closer to bringing back the beloved college football video game.
While “Thriller” by Michael Jackson was playing across the loudspeakers on Halloween night at Worthen Arena, the thrill was on the court as Ball State Women’s Volleyball (12-11, 6-5 MAC) defeated Toledo, (7-16, 0-11 MAC) 3-2.
Variety stands a common theme for Ball State Men’s Basketball in the early season. In practice and under the lights of Worthen Arena, there is a mix of talent and competition playing into the Cardinals’ 2019-20 season.
The College Football Playoff needs to leave the four-team concept in the past and give the best eight teams in the country an opportunity to fight for the National Championship.