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RedBirds Fall 51-28 Against Ball State - Game Recap

Keith Wenning was good for 340 yards through the air on Thursday as the Cardinals got past the RedBirds by a score of 51-28 at Scheumann Stadium.

The Cardinals were a 13-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 62.5.

Jahwan Edwards rushed for 49 yards, while Horactio Banks added 43 yards in the win. Willie Snead and Jordan Williams added 164 and 64 receiving yards respectively.

Jonathon Miller rushed for 29 yards for Illinois State, while Cameron Hunt added 19 yards. Jared Barnett threw for 282 yards for the RedBirds, while receivers Anthony Warrum and James O'Shaughnessy had 65 and 57 yards respectively.

Ball State outgained Illinois State 420-356 yards in the game, while the battle of first downs was won 22-19 by the Cardinals.

Ball State lost the time of possession battle 32:35/27:25, leaving their defense on the field more than they wanted.