Football's Nate Davis Earns Weekly MAC Award

Courtesy: Ball State Athletics
Release: October 27, 2008
Send this article to a friend Print RSS
Share |
Article Image
Courtesy: BSU Photo Services

Nate Davis (Bellaire, Ohio/Bellaire H.S.), a junior quarterback on the Ball State University football team, has been selected as the Mid-American Conference West Division Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in the Cardinals 38-16 win over Eastern Michigan last Saturday.

Davis led the nationally ranked Cardinals to the victory by throwing for two touchdowns and catching a TD pass in the contest. He completed 17-of-31 passes for 241 yards plus caught a 4-yard pass from wide receiver Briggs Orsbon with 2:36 to play in the first half which gave Ball State a 10-0 advantage.

This marks the second time in Davis’ career he has earned the MAC’s weekly award. He also earned it one time last season.

Davis, who is 15-6 as a starter in the last 21 games, has thrown at least one TD pass in 24 of the last 25 games. He is Ball State’s career leader in touchdown passes (63), passing yards (7,700) and career 250-yard passing games (16). He needs 17 pass attempts and seven completions to become the Cardinals all-time leader in those categories.

Ball State improved to 8-0 overall and 4-0 in the MAC with Saturday’s victory. The Cardinals will host Northern Illinois Wed., Nov. 5, in an 8 p.m. contest, which will be televised nationally on ESPN2.

Football: Justin Lustig Named Asst. Head Coach
Football: Cards Hold First Practice of Spring
Football: Ball State Adds Indiana to Future...
Football: Cards Primed for Spring
Football: Ball State Announces Date with Notre...
Football: 2015 NFL Combine Wrap
Football: Jahwan Edwards at the NFL Combine
Football: Cardinal Cuts (Bowling Green)
Football: Cardinals Seniors Prepare for Final Game
Football: Cardinal Cuts vs. Eastern Michigan
Ball State All Access
Meineke Car Care
Uploaded Ad
Uploaded Ad
Uploaded Ad
Uploaded Ad
A-1 Graphics
American Chevrolet
Burger King
Cousin Vinnys
Dillman's Furniture
Discount Tire
Holiday Inn Express
Jimmy John's
Johnny Carino's
Muncie Auto Group
Mutual Bank
Peak Property Group
Sam Pierce Chevrolet
Shane Co.
Tom Raper RV
Victory Honda
Village Promenade
MacAllister Rentals
A-1 For Fun
Baskin Robins
Prime Trust
Sport Clips
T.I.S. Bookstore
Advanced Signs
Cambria Hotels and Suites
Central Indiana Orthopedic
Coldwell Banker
Cooper Tires
Downtown Muncie Red
Intrust Bank
McCoy Ford-Lincoln
Papa John's
Reynold's Farm Equipment
Terrance Smith Distributing
Texas Roadhouse
University Avenue Dental
Windermere Place