2021 Ball State Cardinals Schedule


Records include games against Division I opponents only.
Streaks include games against all opponents.
All times are Eastern

Records


  • Overall

    6-7

  • Home

    3-1

  • Road

    3-6

  • Neutral

    0-0

  • Conf

    4-4
  • Non
    Conf

    2-3
  • Post
    Season

    0-0

Last 10 / Streaks


  • Last 10

    5-5

  • Streak

    2L
  • Home
    Streak

    1W
  • Road
    Streak

    2L

Rankings / Strength of Schedule (SOS)


  • NET

    168

  • RPI

    185
    (0.4850)
  • Non-Conference
    RPI

    161
    (0.4975)

  • ELO

    166
    (1327)

  • SOS

    235
    (0.4649)
  • Non-Conference
    SOS

    122
    (0.5300)

Quadrant Records - NET


  • Quadrant 1

    0-1

  • Quadrant 2

    1-3

  • Quadrant 3

    0-3

  • Quadrant 4

    5-0

Quadrant Records - RPI


  • Quadrant 1

    0-1

  • Quadrant 2

    1-2

  • Quadrant 3

    0-3

  • Quadrant 4

    5-1

Today's Games

ESPN3
Postponed 1 2 T
Kent State
(6-4, 4-3 Mid-American)
0
Ball State
(6-7, 4-4 Mid-American)
0
Worthen Arena (Muncie, IN)

Schedule

  • +
    NOV
    25
    WED
    AT
     
    Northern Kentucky
    (7-8) RPI: 243NET: 236
    Highland Heights, KY
    BB&T Arena
    L   73 - 74
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 41 32 73
    Northern Kentucky 44 30 74
    Location: Highland Heights, KY
    Arena: BB&T Arena

    Opponent NET: 236
    Opponent RPI: 243
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 28-64
    43.8%
    22-41
    53.7%
    6-23
    26.1%
    48.4% 11-21
    52.4%
    15 24 11 7 4 9 21 73
    Northern Kentucky 27-65
    41.5%
    19-37
    51.4%
    8-28
    28.6%
    47.7% 12-23
    52.2%
    20 23 16 5 0 9 20 74
  • +
    DEC
    2
    WED
    AT
    # 4
    Michigan
    (13-1) RPI: 2NET: 3
    Ann Arbor, MI
    Crisler Center
    TV: BTN
    L   65 - 84
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 33 32 65
    Michigan 40 44 84
    Location: Ann Arbor, MI
    Arena: Crisler Center

    Opponent NET: 3
    Opponent RPI: 2
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 24-61
    39.3%
    17-41
    41.5%
    7-20
    35.0%
    45.1% 10-16
    62.5%
    7 19 7 5 1 13 18 65
    Michigan 33-59
    55.9%
    29-44
    65.9%
    4-15
    26.7%
    59.3% 14-19
    73.7%
    9 32 12 4 4 13 18 84
  • +
    DEC
    5
    SAT
     
    UIC
    (8-5) RPI: 228NET: 231
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TV: ESPN3
    W   68 - 66
    1 2 Total
    UIC 22 44 66
    Ball State 32 36 68
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 231
    Opponent RPI: 228
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    UIC 23-54
    42.6%
    18-36
    50.0%
    5-18
    27.8%
    47.2% 15-21
    71.4%
    6 28 9 2 2 13 27 66
    Ball State 20-52
    38.5%
    18-34
    52.9%
    2-18
    11.1%
    40.4% 26-34
    76.5%
    8 28 9 5 2 10 17 68
  • +
    DEC
    8
    TUE
    AT
     
    Northern Illinois
    (2-10) RPI: 298NET: 329
    Dekalb, IL
    NIU Convocation Center
    W   79 - 70
    (1 OT)
    1 2 OT1 Total
    Ball State 28 35 16 79
    Northern Illinois 34 29 7 70
    Location: Dekalb, IL
    Arena: NIU Convocation Center

    Opponent NET: 329
    Opponent RPI: 298
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 22-54
    40.7%
    12-25
    48.0%
    10-29
    34.5%
    50.0% 25-39
    64.1%
    14 26 13 4 1 10 22 79
    Northern Illinois 25-60
    41.7%
    20-41
    48.8%
    5-19
    26.3%
    45.8% 15-21
    71.4%
    14 25 10 3 1 14 28 70
  • +
    DEC
    12
    SAT
     
    Illinois State
    (4-10) RPI: 306NET: 272
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TV: ESPN3
    W   82 - 66
    1 2 Total
    Illinois State 36 30 66
    Ball State 50 32 82
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 272
    Opponent RPI: 306
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Illinois State 28-65
    43.1%
    19-40
    47.5%
    9-25
    36.0%
    50.0% 1-5
    20.0%
    9 31 11 6 3 19 21 66
    Ball State 30-65
    46.2%
    21-37
    56.8%
    9-28
    32.1%
    53.1% 13-20
    65.0%
    10 30 16 10 1 12 13 82
  • +
    DEC
    19
    SAT
    AT
     
    Indiana State
    (6-7) RPI: 80NET: 120
    Terre Haute, IN
    Hulman Center
    TV: ESPN3
    L   57 - 67
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 23 34 57
    Indiana State 38 29 67
    Location: Terre Haute, IN
    Arena: Hulman Center

    Opponent NET: 120
    Opponent RPI: 80
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 21-58
    36.2%
    16-38
    42.1%
    5-20
    25.0%
    40.5% 10-16
    62.5%
    9 28 6 9 5 20 22 57
    Indiana State 21-55
    38.2%
    17-37
    45.9%
    4-18
    22.2%
    41.8% 21-28
    75.0%
    9 31 11 9 2 19 17 67
  • +
    DEC
    22
    TUE
    AT
     
    Western Michigan
    (1-9) RPI: 323NET: 304
    Kalamazoo, MI
    University Arena
    TV: ESPN3
    W   76 - 68
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 36 40 76
    Western Michigan 43 25 68
    Location: Kalamazoo, MI
    Arena: University Arena

    Opponent NET: 304
    Opponent RPI: 323
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 29-56
    51.8%
    20-36
    55.6%
    9-20
    45.0%
    59.8% 9-12
    75.0%
    8 23 14 9 4 13 19 76
    Western Michigan 23-52
    44.2%
    17-33
    51.5%
    6-19
    31.6%
    50.0% 16-21
    76.2%
    9 22 9 6 2 16 14 68
  • +
    JAN
    2
    SAT
     
    Ohio
    (7-6) RPI: 131NET: 126
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    L   68 - 78
    1 2 Total
    Ohio 42 36 78
    Ball State 37 31 68
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 126
    Opponent RPI: 131
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ohio 31-56
    55.4%
    24-38
    63.2%
    7-18
    38.9%
    61.6% 9-13
    69.2%
    8 24 13 8 3 11 13 78
    Ball State 26-56
    46.4%
    17-31
    54.8%
    9-25
    36.0%
    54.5% 7-9
    77.8%
    7 19 18 5 1 11 14 68
  • +
    JAN
    9
    SAT
    AT
     
    Buffalo
    (5-5) RPI: 163NET: 106
    Buffalo, NY
    Alumni Arena
    TV: ESPN3
    L   69 - 86
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 31 38 69
    Buffalo 33 53 86
    Location: Buffalo, NY
    Arena: Alumni Arena

    Opponent NET: 106
    Opponent RPI: 163
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 26-60
    43.3%
    21-43
    48.8%
    5-17
    29.4%
    47.5% 12-17
    70.6%
    8 31 12 6 4 19 18 69
    Buffalo 32-82
    39.0%
    21-53
    39.6%
    11-29
    37.9%
    45.7% 11-20
    55.0%
    25 28 19 12 4 15 17 86
  • +
    JAN
    12
    TUE
    AT
     
    Bowling Green
    (9-5) RPI: 112NET: 129
    Bowling Green, OH
    Stroh Center
    W   88 - 64
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 43 45 88
    Bowling Green 36 28 64
    Location: Bowling Green, OH
    Arena: Stroh Center

    Opponent NET: 129
    Opponent RPI: 112
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 31-56
    55.4%
    19-30
    63.3%
    12-26
    46.2%
    66.1% 14-19
    73.7%
    8 33 16 8 2 16 21 88
    Bowling Green 21-54
    38.9%
    16-30
    53.3%
    5-24
    20.8%
    43.5% 17-26
    65.4%
    5 21 10 11 2 14 19 64
  • +
    JAN
    16
    SAT
     
    Northern Illinois
    (2-10) RPI: 298NET: 329
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TV: ESPN+
    W   78 - 58
    1 2 Total
    Northern Illinois 19 39 58
    Ball State 34 44 78
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 329
    Opponent RPI: 298
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Northern Illinois 22-63
    34.9%
    14-40
    35.0%
    8-23
    34.8%
    41.3% 6-8
    75.0%
    13 24 13 4 2 13 20 58
    Ball State 26-56
    46.4%
    18-35
    51.4%
    8-21
    38.1%
    53.6% 18-24
    75.0%
    9 28 13 8 5 9 12 78
  • +
    JAN
    19
    TUE
    AT
     
    Miami (OH)
    (6-4) RPI: 209NET: 169
    Oxford, OH
    Millett Hall
    L   71 - 81
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 36 35 71
    Miami (OH) 35 46 81
    Location: Oxford, OH
    Arena: Millett Hall

    Opponent NET: 169
    Opponent RPI: 209
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 22-51
    43.1%
    14-32
    43.8%
    8-19
    42.1%
    51.0% 19-19
    100%
    9 25 14 3 5 18 26 71
    Miami (OH) 23-56
    41.1%
    15-34
    44.1%
    8-22
    36.4%
    48.2% 27-38
    71.1%
    13 20 14 10 5 8 17 81
  • +
    JAN
    23
    SAT
    AT
     
    Ohio
    (7-6) RPI: 131NET: 126
    Athens, OH
    Convocation Center
    TV: ESPN3
    L   77 - 85
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 40 37 77
    Ohio 46 39 85
    Location: Athens, OH
    Arena: Convocation Center

    Opponent NET: 126
    Opponent RPI: 131
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 25-61
    41.0%
    13-35
    37.1%
    12-26
    46.2%
    50.8% 15-19
    78.9%
    10 24 19 5 2 16 27 77
    Ohio 27-63
    42.9%
    22-41
    53.7%
    5-22
    22.7%
    46.8% 26-35
    74.3%
    17 28 19 7 3 13 20 85
  • JAN
    26
    TUE
     
    Kent State
    (6-4) RPI: 91NET: 72
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TV: ESPN3
    Postponed
    1 2 Total
    Kent State 0
    Ball State 0
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 72
    Opponent RPI: 91
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Kent State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • JAN
    30
    SAT
    AT
     
    Akron
    (6-3) RPI: 108NET: 117
    Akron, OH
    James A. Rhodes Arena
    TV: ESPN3
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 0
    Akron 0
    Location: Akron, OH
    Arena: James A. Rhodes Arena

    Opponent NET: 117
    Opponent RPI: 108
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Akron 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    2
    TUE
     
    Buffalo
    (5-5) RPI: 163NET: 106
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Buffalo 0
    Ball State 0
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 106
    Opponent RPI: 163
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Buffalo 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    6
    SAT
     
    Toledo
    (13-4) RPI: 67NET: 63
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Toledo 0
    Ball State 0
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 63
    Opponent RPI: 67
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Toledo 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    9
    TUE
    AT
     
    Central Michigan
    (4-8) RPI: 292NET: 286
    Mount Pleasant, MI
    McGuirk Arena
    TV: ESPN3
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 0
    Central Michigan 0
    Location: Mount Pleasant, MI
    Arena: McGuirk Arena

    Opponent NET: 286
    Opponent RPI: 292
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Central Michigan 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    13
    SAT
    AT
     
    Eastern Michigan
    (1-7) RPI: 313NET: 323
    Ypsilanti, MI
    Convocation Center
    5:30 PM
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 0
    Eastern Michigan 0
    Location: Ypsilanti, MI
    Arena: Convocation Center

    Opponent NET: 323
    Opponent RPI: 313
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Eastern Michigan 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    16
    TUE
     
    Bowling Green
    (9-5) RPI: 112NET: 129
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Bowling Green 0
    Ball State 0
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 129
    Opponent RPI: 112
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Bowling Green 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    20
    SAT
     
    Akron
    (6-3) RPI: 108NET: 117
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Akron 0
    Ball State 0
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 117
    Opponent RPI: 108
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Akron 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • FEB
    27
    SAT
     
    Central Michigan
    (4-8) RPI: 292NET: 286
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Central Michigan 0
    Ball State 0
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 286
    Opponent RPI: 292
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Central Michigan 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • MAR
    2
    TUE
     
    Eastern Michigan
    (1-7) RPI: 313NET: 323
    Muncie, IN
    Worthen Arena
    7:00 PM
    1 2 Total
    Eastern Michigan 0
    Ball State 0
    Location: Muncie, IN
    Arena: Worthen Arena

    Opponent NET: 323
    Opponent RPI: 313
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Eastern Michigan 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
  • MAR
    5
    FRI
    AT
     
    Toledo
    (13-4) RPI: 67NET: 63
    Toledo, OH
    Savage Arena
    TBA
    1 2 Total
    Ball State 0
    Toledo 0
    Location: Toledo, OH
    Arena: Savage Arena

    Opponent NET: 63
    Opponent RPI: 67
    FG 2P 3P eFG% FT ORB DRB AST STL BLK TOV PF PTS
    Ball State 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    Toledo 0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    0-0
    -
    - 0-0
    -
    0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0