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2023 MAC Football TV/Streaming Primer: Saturday, Nov. 18

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2023 MAC Football Week 12 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals vs. Kent State Golden Flashes

The Cards and Flashes won’t be fighting for much more than pride on Saturday, but sometimes that’s all you need.

2023 MAC Football Week 11 Preview: Ball State Cardinals at Northern Illinois Huskies

The Huskies look to get one step closer to bowl eligibility when they host the Cardinals Tuesday night.

Ball State can’t overcome slow start in 24-21 loss to BGSU

After a back-and-forth battle, Bowling Green found a way to win against a gritty Ball State team.

2023 MAC Football Week 10 Preview: Ball State Cardinals at Bowling Green Falcons

Bowling Green and Ball State start midweek MACtion coming off big wins last week.

Cardinals handle Chippewas in 24-17 Homecoming victory

Kiael Kelly’s near-perfect performance and a spirited defensive effort leads the Cardinals to their first FBS victory of the year.

2023 MAC Football Week 8 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals vs. Central Michigan Chippewas

Roles are reversed from last season, but you can’t take anything for granted when these two teams are on the field.

Toledo stays atop MAC West with wet 13-6 win over Ball State

The Rockets narrowly escape Muncie with a win despite a less-than-stellar performance.

2023 MAC Football Week 7 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals vs. Toledo Rockets

It’s a tale of two very different trajectories in Muncie this weekend. Will the narratives be confirmed or does a new story emerge?

2023 MAC Midseason Report Cards

All 12 teams have six data points. Let’s see where each team stands based on performance, preseason expectations, and other factors.

EMU makes short work of Ball State in 24-10 Homecoming win

Eastern wins on Homecoming Weekend, downing Ball State with ease.

2023 MAC Football Week 6 Game Preview: Eastern Michigan Eagles vs. Ball State Cardinals

Twp teams who suffered losses to start the league year meet at The Factory to try and get back on the right track.

Western Michigan 42, Ball State 24 Deep Dive: The difference makers and the stats that matter

The Broncos separated themselves from Ball State with a big second quarter. How did they do it and what does it mean for both teams?

Sambucci’s hat trick helps propels WMU over Ball State in 42-24 win at Waldo

Western Michigan dominates the second quarter and gets their first MAC win of the 2023 season.

2023 MAC Football Week 5 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals at Western Michigan Broncos

Ball State and WMU are a pair of 1-3 teams squaring off in Kalamazoo looking for a conference win. Who will rebound from last weeks tough loss?

Eagles tear apart the Cardinals’ nest in 40-3 drumming

Ball State gets eviscerated at the Scheu, giving up 530 yards of offense to the Eagles.

2023 MAC Football Week 4 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals vs. Georgia Southern Eagles

The Eagles’ high-flying offense faces off against a Ball State defense which found renewed vigor last week.

Ball State shakes off a slow start; chop down the Sycamores 45-7

The Blue Key Victory Bell will call Muncie home for the first time since 2014 after a convincing Cardinal win over the Sycamores.

2023 MAC Football Week 3 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals vs. Indiana State Sycamores

The Sycamores have had bragging rights over the last nine years. Now they seek to keep the Victory Bell against Ball State.

Ball State gets dog-walked by Georgia in 45-3 loss

The Cards got the eyes of the country on them with some early success, but the talent gap showed through soon enough.

2023 Week 2 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals @ Georgia Bulldogs

Ball State is 0-12 against the current SEC. Can the Cardinals shock the world and knock off #1 Georgia?

2023 MAC Football Week 1 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals at Kentucky Wildcats

The Cardinals fly south into SEC country to face off againsdt the Wildcats.

2023 Ball State Cardinals Positional Previews: Defensive backs

Though key members of Cardinals secondary moved onto greener pastures this offseason, a pair of accomplished returners will look continue the unit’s success.

2023 Ball State Cardinals Positional Previews: Special teams

Competition abounds at both kicker and punter for the Cardinals in 2023.

2023 Ball State Cardinals Positional Previews: Defensive front seven

A trio of returning linebackers will anchor the front seven, one of the Cardinals’ most intact position groups from last season.

2023 Ball State Cardinals Positional Previews: Offensive Line

Ball State’s 2022 offensive line will remain mostly intact this season, only looking to fill one interior spot.

What’s new for the 2023 Ball State Cardinals?

The Cardinals will feature a mosaic of highly-touted transfers and talented underclassmen as they look to bring better results to Muncie in 2023.

2023 College World Series Lexington Regional Recap: Ball State goes 0-2 to end season

Someone had to be the unlucky 0-fer team,and unfortunately for Ball State, it was them.

2023 Mid-American Conference Tournament Recap

Ball State are the MAC Champions and are the hottest team at the Lexington Regional. They performed under pressure, and were undefeated at the MAC Tournament.

2023 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 14 Recap

Kent State emphatically earns home field advantage for the MAC Tournament, while several MAC programs find themselves looking for their next skipper.

2023 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 13 Recap

The Broncos swept Ohio in the most impactful series of the week and the rest of the top three maintain the status quo.

2023 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 12 Recap

Ohio gets the fourth spot back from Western Michigan, and it looks like the conference tournament is headed to Kent, Ohio— for now.