Ball State 21
The Ball State Cardinals take on the Central Michigan Chippewas in one of the college football games on Saturday, October 8, 2016 start time at 3:30 PM ET, at Kelly/Shorts Stadium, Mount Pleasant, Michigan.
The Ball State Cardinals (3-2) lost against the Northern Illinois Huskies, 31-24, last week. Riley Neal completed 23 of 40 passes for 276 yards. In rushing, James Gilbert ran for 119 yards and three touchdowns in 22 carries while Neal added 16 yards in 15 attempts. In receiving, KeVonn Mabon posted 99 yards in six receptions while Damon Hazelton Jr. added 90 yards in six receptions.
Offensively, Ball State football is averaging 227.4 yards in passing and 207.0 yards in rushing. Defensively, Ball State football is yielding 273.8 yards in passing and 148.6 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
The Central Michigan Chippewas (3-2) lost against the Western Michigan Broncos, 49-10, last week. Cooper Rush completed 17 of 29 passes for 178 yards and a touchdown. In rushing, Devon Spalding ran for 52 yards in 12 carries while Jahray Hayes added 37 yards in 9 carries. In receiving, Mark Chapman posted 70 yards and a touchdown in four receptions while Corey Willis added 68 yards in seven catches.
Offensively, Central Michigan football is averaging 307.4 yards in passing and 128.8 yards in rushing. Defensively, Central Michigan football is yielding 218.4 yards in passing and 135.6 yards in rushing against the opposing teams.
Ball State vs CMU football game schedule:
Date: October 8, 2016
Start Time: 3:30 PM ET
TV Channel Schedule: ESPN3
Live Stream: WatchESPN
Odds and Point Spread: -12.5 Central Michigan, 59.0 O/U