Here's a look at the key games that led to Ball State's 5-7 finish this season.
During the offseason last summer, there was a possibility that Dedrick Cromartie would redshirt. As a true freshman free safety for the Ball State football team that was buried on the depth chart, he wasn’t sure what his role would be.
For Ozzie Mann, sitting on the bench may have worked out in his favor. The redshirt sophomore on the Ball State football team spent five and a half games on the bench after losing the starting quarterback position to Jack Milas heading into the homecoming game against Western Michigan on Oct.
First quarter At the end of the first quarter, Ball State trails Bowling Green 21-7. Bowling Green Started its first drive off on its own 25-yard line.
When Jack Milas was lost due to a broken wrist against Eastern Michigan, at least the Ball State football team had an insurance policy.