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Grainger gifts Georgia State a 51-20 Camellia Bowl win

Dec. 25, 2021 19:27 PM EST

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (AP) — Darren Grainger and Georgia State saved their best for the last game of the season — and especially for a thoroughly dominating third quarter. Grainger passed for 203 yards and three touchdowns and ran for 122 yards and a fourth TD to lead Georgia State to...

Ball State bowl eligible after 20-3 victory over Buffalo

Nov. 23, 2021 23:03 PM EST

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Drew Plitt threw a touchdown pass and ran for a score — in the first quarter — and Ball State became bowl eligible with a 20-3 victory over Buffalo on Tuesday night. It's just the third time in program history that the Cardinals (6-6, 4-4...

Nichols tops 2K yards in C. Michigan win over Ball St.

Nov. 17, 2021 22:57 PM EST

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Lew Nichols III ran for three scores and 219 yards and Central Michigan piled up 567 yards of offense and beat Ball State 37-17 on Wednesday night. Nichols topped 2,000-career rushing yards when he ran for 131 yards in the first half against the...

Richardson boots Northern Illinois past Ball State 30-29

Nov. 10, 2021 23:59 PM EST

DEKALB, Ill. (AP) — John Richardson kicked a 32-yard field goal as time expired and Northern Illinois defeated Ball State 30-29 on Wednesday night in a game that saw three lead changes in the final 2-plus minutes. Northern Illinois drove 69 yards in 14 plays to take a...

Plitt throws for 3 TDs, Ball State holds off Akron 31-25

Nov. 02, 2021 22:54 PM EDT

AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Drew Plitt threw for three touchdowns, Justin Hall had a receiving and rushing touchdown, and Ball State held off Akron 31-25 on Tuesday night. Ball State led 28-10 before Akron rallied with two touchdowns in the opening five minutes of the fourth...