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2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 13 Recap

Central Michigan takes a half game lead for the regular season championship into the last weekend. Ball State is lurking and ready to take advantage of any mistakes.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 12 Recap

Ohio sweeps Akron and creates a gap with the teams chasing them for the last spot in the MAC Tournament. Eastern Michigan splits with NIU fall back.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 11 Recap

The Ball State Cardinals made their mark on the conference standings this weekend, sweeping Central Michigan. Hosting the MAC tournament is theirs to lose.

Justin Hall signs as an undrafted free agent with the Las Vegas Raiders

Raiders add a Swiss Army Knife to its toolbox with the signing of Hall.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 10 Recap

Toledo sweeps Eastern Michigan to create a gap between themselves and the mess of teams competing for fourth in a vital clash over the week of #MACBats.

NFL Draft History Lesson: Ball State Cardinals (2017-2021)

Ball State only has one pick over the last five drafts, but they’ve already made an impact in their new home.

MAC Bandwagon Podcast, ep. 93: Ball State great Ian McGarvey stops by!

The all-time leading scorer in the history of Ball State football looks back on the Cardinals magical 2008 season.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 9 Recap

Ball State has the smallest slip-up while Central Michigan uses it to create a gap. Ohio and Toledo take three of four from their opponents and put themselves in playoff positions.

2022 NFL Draft Prospect Report: Ball State Cardinals

11 Cardinals partook in Pro Day workouts last month, looking to impress scouts and coaches from 16 NFL franchises.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 8 Recap

Ball State wins a game against a top 25 ranked Oregon team, and CMU keeps rolling. They swept Northern Illinois. The rest of the conference is a soup, but it will settle into layers soon enough.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 7 Recap

Central Michigan and Ball State are (once again) on a collision course in the battle for the top seed in the MAC.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 6 Recap

Ball State has an early conference lead in a very run friendly league. Central Michigan has the best pitching staff and is the only team built around outstanding pitching.

Ball State hires UCLA assistant Michael Lewis as head men’s basketball coach

The Cards look once again to the PAC-12 for coaching help, landing on a former Hoosier guard to lead the new era.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 5 Recap

Ball State, Central Michigan and Ohio are off to great starts and are top three in the conference. Runs return and good pitching is the difference in winning performances.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 4 Recap

Pitching dominated a cold and wet weekend. Miami is the hottest team in the MAC and the Chippewas and Flashes split their shortened series.

James Whitford fired as Ball State men’s basketball head coach after nine seasons

Whitford, previously hired from the Arizona Wildcats staff, went 131-148 in his nine seasons as head coach.

Five Mid-American Conference teams qualify for 2022 Women’s NIT

Toledo gets an automatic bid to the WNIT, while four other conference mates earn at-large bids.

Buffalo WBB secures ticket to the Big Dance with 79-75 victory over Ball State

Bulls guards dominate, especially in the fourth quarter, to put Buffalo in the Big Dance and give UB its third MAC tournament championship since 2016.

Ball State’s Cinderella run continues with 71-66 win over #1 seed Toledo in MAC WBB semifinals

Ball State, who had to bridge a huge comeback just to qualify for the semifinals on Wednesday afternoon, will now play for potential NCAA berth.

#3 Ohio pulls away late from #6 Ball State in 77-67 win; advances to MAC men’s basketball semifinals

All-MAC selections Vander Plas, Carter and Sears lead the way for the Bobcats.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 3 Recap

The ball was flying in week three, and now teams return home to colder temperatures to play conference games.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Week 2 Recap

Kent State gave Texas Tech some anxiety, while Toledo comes out on top of their opponents.

2022 Mid-American Conference Baseball Season Preview

Central Michigan won the MAC in 2021 and played in the national tournament. While they’re favorites to repeat, it’s not a one-horse conference.

Ball State not delivered the gift of Camellia Bowl victory in 51-20 loss to Georgia State

Georgia State’s 28-0 third quarter denies the Cardinals a second consecutive bowl win.

2021 Camellia Bowl Preview: Ball State Cardinals vs. Georgia State Panthers

The Cardinals look to make it back-to-back bowl wins against a red hot Georgia State squad.

Ball State will play Georgia State in the 2021 Camellia Bowl

The Cardinals won their first-ever bowl game last December. Now, they look to go back-to-back in Montgomery, AL.

Ball State’s senior-heavy roster clinches bowl eligibility in 20-3 win over Buffalo

The Cardinals secure bowl eligibility for the second consecutive year on an emotional senior night.

2021 Week 13 Midweek MACtion Preview: Buffalo Bulls @ Ball State Cardinals

A rematch of the 2020 MAC Championship Game highlights the final Tuesday night of the regular season.

CMU eliminated from MAC West race despite 37-17 victory over Ball State on road

For the third time in as many weeks, CMU gets off to a slow start before exploding for a big lead in a dominant effort to secure the victory.

2021 MAC Football Week 11 Game Preview: Ball State Cardinals at NIU Huskies

The winner of the Bronze Stalk Trophy claims the top spot in the MAC West and all but controls their own destiny to the MAC Championship Game

Ball State forces goal line fumble to stave off Akron in 31-25 thriller

Bryce Cosby recovers a crunch-time fumble in the end zone to seal Ball State’s fifth win of the season.

2021 Week 10 Midweek MACtion Preview: Ball State Cardinals @ Akron Zips

The 2021 midweek MACtion slate officially kicks off in Akron, OH. Ball State searches for its first win over the Zips since 2014.