College Football
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Matchup Edge
BALL Edge in: CMU
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Time of Possession
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Ball State at Central Michigan
When: 3:30 PM ET, Saturday, October 8, 2022
Where: Kelly/Shorts Stadium, Mount Pleasant, Michigan
Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Central Michigan Chippewas are ranked 65 on offense, averaging 414.2 yards per game. The Chippewas are averaging 122.2 yards rushing and 292.0 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Ball State Cardinals are ranked 38 on offense, averaging 448.4 yards per game. The Cardinals are averaging 142.8 yards rushing and 305.6 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Central Michigan Chippewas are 1-1 at home this season, 0-1 against conference opponents and 6091-6091 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Chippewas are averaging 32.5 scoring, and holding teams to 19.0 points scored on defense.
  • The Ball State Cardinals are 0-2 while on the road this season, 1-1 against conference opponents and 6091-6091 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Cardinals are averaging 16.5 scoring, and holding teams to 46.5 points scored on defense.
Stats and Records
Team Comparison
  W‑L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Ball State 2-3 W1 27.6 33.6 2-1 0-2 0-2 0-0 1-1
Central Michigan 1-4 L2 28.0 33.4 1-1 0-3 0-1 0-0 0-1
Last Meeting
Ball State Central Michigan
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/17/21 CMU 37 BALL 17 329 159 170 567 285 282
Player Stats
Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Ball State D. Plitt 53.8 170 1 1
Central Michigan D. Richardson 80.0 283 2 2
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Ball State C. Steele 20 93 4.7 1
Central Michigan L. Nichols 32 219 6.8 3
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Ball State J. Jackson 6 61 10.2 0
Central Michigan K. Pimpleton 7 144 20.6 1
Touchdowns Player TD
Ball State C. Steele 1
Central Michigan L. Nichols 3
Season
Passing Player COMP % YDS TD INT
Ball State J. Paddock 64.7 1528 11 6
Central Michigan D. Richardson 56.9 1376 11 4
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
Ball State C. Steele 109 511 4.7 5
Central Michigan L. Nichols 102 357 3.5 5
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
Ball State J. Jackson 38 447 11.8 2
Central Michigan C. Carriere 27 309 11.4 1
Touchdowns Player TD
Ball State T. Koziol 5
Central Michigan L. Nichols 5
Quickchart Matchup
Ball State Ball State Off vs  Central Michigan Central Michigan Def
Ball State 448.4 yards
Central Michigan 411.4 yards
Ball State 4.2 yards/rush
Central Michigan 3.8 yards/rush
Ball State 6.6 yards/attempt
Central Michigan 7.4 yards/attempt
Central Michigan Central Michigan Off vs  Ball State Ball State Def
Central Michigan 414.2 yards
Ball State 432.2 yards
Central Michigan 3.8 yards/rush
Ball State 4.6 yards/rush
Central Michigan 6.5 yards/attempt
Ball State 6.8 yards/attempt