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Ball State Cardinals (9-2; MAC 6-1)
Head Coach: Pete Lembo
Career Record: 103-48/13th year
At Ball State: 24-12/3rd year
Miami University RedHawks (0-11; MAC 0-7)
Head Coach: Mike Bath
Career Record: 0-6/1st year - interim
At MU: 0-6/1st year - interim
Fri., Nov. 29, 2013 -- 1 p.m. (ET)
Scheumann Stadium (Capacity: 22,500)
Field Turf -- Muncie, Ind.
Ball State Radio Network
Flagship Station - WLBC FM 104.1
Joel Godett, play-by-play
Mark O'Connell, color analyst
Luke Martin, sidelines
Jeff Weller, host
WCRD-Radio (Ball State Student Station)
Tyler Bradfield, play-by-play
Sean Stewart, color analyst
Frank Giardina (Play-by-Play)
Mark Herrmann (Analyst)
Live Stats -- www.ballstatesports.com
Tickets -- www.ballstatesports.com/tickets
Listen to the Coach
• Monday Night w/ the Red & White Radio Show at Applebee's 7-7:45
• Next Cardinal Endzone TV Show Featuring Head Coach Pete Lembo
Bowl Special - TBA - WIPB-TV, Muncie
• Next Football Insider Luncheon Tues. -- 11:30 a.m. at Ball State
Alumni Center - $15 per person
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Ball State Football Quick Hits
Ball State is 9-2 overall and 6-1 in the Mid-American Conference . . . The Cardinals have won 15 of their past 17 regular season contests . . . Ball State had its 11-game MAC winning streak and overal 7-game winning streak snapped in a 48-27 loss at the nation's 15th-ranked Northern Illinois Huskies Nov. 13 . . . The conference streak was the second longest in school history and was tied for the fourth longest active streak in the nation.
Ball State has posted nine victories in 2013, which marks only the seventh time in school history the Cardinals have won at least nine games . . . The Cardinals were 10-1 overall in 1978 . . . Ball State was 12-2 overall in 2008.
Ball State has reached bowl eligibility for a third straight season . . . The last time the Cardinals won at least six games in three straight seasons came when the team reached the mark in four straight campaigns from 1988-91.
The Cardinals have scored 426 points this season . . . With one regular season game remaining, Ball State's 426 points rank as the third highest single-season total in school history . . . The school standard for points in a year is 489 in 2008.
Ball State ranks No. 1 in the Mid-American Conference and 13th in the country in passing offense (323.1) plus is No. 2 in the MAC and 17th in the nation in scoring offense (38.7) . . . The Cardinals rank No. 7 in the nation in turnovers gained (27), 12th nationally in turnover margin (+0.9) and fourth in the MAC in scoring defense (25.8) . . . Ball State leads the country with 16 fumble recoveries this year . . . The Cardinals lead the MAC and are eighth in the nation for fewest penalties per game (3.91) and are No. 8 in the NCAA in fewest penalty yards per game (32.64).