2008 Ball State Cardinals through 01/08/2009

Team Statistics
Ball State Opponents
Scoring: Points/Game 34.9 20.5
Scoring: Games - Points 14 - 489 14 - 287
First Downs: Total 325 280
First Downs: Rushing - Passing - By Penalty 136 - 167 - 22 129 - 142 - 9
Rushing: Yards / Attempt 4.97 4.59
Rushing: Attempts - Yards - TD 520 - 2583 - 32 497 - 2282 - 16
Passing: Rating 157.41 115.74
Passing: Yards 3612 2873
Passing: Attempts - Completions - Interceptions - TD 405 - 261 - 8 - 27 454 - 260 - 16 - 17
Total Offense: Yards / Play 6.70 5.42
Total Offense: Plays - Yards 925 - 6195 951 - 5155
Punt Returns: Yards / Return 14.70 6.15
Punt Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 20 - 294 - 0 20 - 123 - 0
Kickoff Returns: Yards / Return 22.85 19.77
Kickoff Returns: Returns - Yards - TD 52 - 1188 - 0 77 - 1522 - 0
Punting: Yards / Punt 42.52 39.22
Punting: Punts - Yards 46 - 1956 60 - 2353
Interceptions: Returns - Yards - TD 16 - 139 - 3 8 - 61 - 0
Fumbles: Number - Lost 15 - 10 15 - 7
Penalties: Number - Yards 39 - 374 68 - 600
Time of Possession / Game 30:27.21 29:32.21
3rd Down Conversions: Conversion % 47.2% 41.75%
3rd Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 161 - 76 194 - 81
4th Down Conversions: Conversion % 58.33% 42.86%
4th Down Conversions: Attempts - Conversions 12 - 7 28 - 12
Red Zone: Success % 85.48% 82.05%
Red Zone: Attempts - Scores 62 - 53 39 - 32
Field Goals: Success % 76.2% 63.2%
Field Goals: Attempts - Made 21 - 16 19 - 12
PAT Kicking: Success % 100% 97.1%
PAT Kicking: Attempts - Made 63 - 63 34 - 33
2-Point Conversions: Success % - 50%
2-Point Conversions: Attempts - Made 0 - 0 2 - 1
Team Schedule
Date Opponent Result Game Time Attendance
08/28/08 Northeastern W 48-14 2:53 13,068
09/05/08 Navy W 35-23 2:55 22,517
09/13/08 @ Akron W 41-24 3:09 9,013
09/20/08 @ Indiana W 42-20 3:12 41,349
09/27/08 Kent St. W 41-20 3:05 20,437
10/04/08 @ Toledo W 31-0 2:46 18,009
10/11/08 @ Western Ky. W 24-7 2:42 16,319
10/25/08 Eastern Mich. W 38-16 2:58 20,948
11/05/08 Northern Ill. W 45-14 2:59 14,373
11/11/08 @ Miami (Ohio) W 31-16 2:54 14,758
11/19/08 @ Central Mich. W 31-24 3:36 20,114
11/25/08 Western Mich. W 45-22 3:09 23,861
12/05/08 + Buffalo L 24-42 3:19 12,871
01/06/09 + Tulsa L 13-45 3:15 32,816
@ : Away, + : Neutral Site
Team Record
Split Record
All Games 12-2
at Home 6-0
on Road/Neutral Site 6-2
vs. Conference 8-1
vs. Non-Conference 4-1
vs. Ranked (AP) 0-0
vs. Unranked (AP) 12-2
vs. FBS (I-A) 11-2
vs. FCS (I-AA) 1-0
vs. FBS Winning 3-2
vs. FBS Non-Winning 8-0
vs. BCS AQ 1-0
vs. BCS non-AQ 10-2
in August/September 5-0
in October 3-0
in November 4-0
in December/January 0-2