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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009)
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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Ball State (1-9,1-5) vs. Northern Illinois (7-3,5-1)

Date: Nov 12, 2009 • Site: DeKalb, Ill.  • Stadium: Huskie Stadium  •  Attendance: 13305

Score by Quarters  Score 
Ball State   7  6  0  7  20 
Northern Illinois   16  0  10  0  26 

SCORING SUMMARY   BSU -NIU  
1st  13:05  BSU   WILLIAMS, Eric 5 yd run (MCGARVEY, Ian kick) 
         4 plays, 78 yards, TOP 1:55  7 - 0 
  07:26  NIU   WILLIAMS, Prest 9 yd pass from Grady, DeMarcus (Salerno, Mike kick) 
         9 plays, 59 yards, TOP 5:39  7 - 7 
  06:34  NIU   Coffman, Jake safety 
           7 - 9 
  03:06  NIU   Spann, Chad 6 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick) 
         7 plays, 62 yards, TOP 3:28  7 - 16 
2nd  14:51  BSU   MCGARVEY, Ian 38 yd field goal 
         7 plays, 16 yards, TOP 3:15  10 - 16 
  06:47  BSU   MCGARVEY, Ian 30 yd field goal 
         13 plays, 43 yards, TOP 5:54  13 - 16 
3rd  09:53  NIU   Salerno, Mike 41 yd field goal 
         10 plays, 44 yards, TOP 5:07  13 - 19 
  04:56  NIU   Lewis, Marcus 6 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (Salerno, Mike kick) 
         5 plays, 34 yards, TOP 2:50  13 - 26 
4th  05:27  BSU   IFFT, Daniel 29 yd pass from JUSTICE, Tanner (MCGARVEY, Ian kick) 
         13 plays, 77 yards, TOP 6:53  20 - 26 

Kickoff time: 5 p.m.  • End of Game: 8:10  • Total elapsed time: 3:10
Referee: Scott McElwee  •  Umpire: George Santoro  •  Linesman: Patrick Miles  •  Line judge: Jeff Baur  •  Back judge: Mike Elliot  •  Field judge: Joel Clay  •  Side judge: Richard Ames  •  Scorer: Zach Peters  • 
Temperature: 46  • Wind: SE 9 MPH • Weather: Clear
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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

 Team Totals  BSU  NIU 
FIRST DOWNS  14  14 
   Rushing 
   Passing 
   Penalty 
NET YARDS RUSHING  149  134 
   Rushing Attempts  40  37 
   Average Per Rush  3.7  3.6 
   Rushing Touchdowns 
   Yards Gained Rushing  215  185 
   Yards Lost Rushing  66  51 
NET YARDS PASSING  134  91 
   Completions-Attempts-Int  11-19-0  13-14-1 
   Average Per Attempt  7.1  6.5 
   Average Per Completion  12.2  7.0 
   Passing Touchdowns 
TOTAL OFFENSE YARDS  283  225 
   Total offense plays  59  51 
   Average Gain Per Play  4.8  4.4 
Fumbles: Number-Lost  3-1  1-0 
Penalties: Number-Yards  9-37  3-20 
PUNTS-YARDS  3-99  3-110 
   Average Yards Per Punt  33.0  36.7 
   Net Yards Per Punt  31.3  37.3 
   Inside 20 
   50+ Yards 
   Touchbacks 
   Fair catch 
KICKOFFS-YARDS  6-369  5-290 
   Average Yards Per Kickoff  61.5  58.0 
   Net Yards Per Kickoff  38.7  42.4 
   Touchbacks 
Punt returns: Number-Yards-TD  1--2-0  1-5-0 
   Average Per Return  -2.0  5.0 
Kickoff returns: Number-Yds-TD  3-58-0  6-137-0 
   Average Per Return  19.3  22.8 
Interceptions: Number-Yds-TD  1-13-0  0-0-0 
Fumble Returns: Number-Yds-TD  0-0-0  0-0-0 
Miscellaneous Yards 
Possession Time  30:58  29:02 
   1st Quarter  5:53  9:07 
   2nd Quarter  10:36  4:24 
   3rd Quarter  7:03  7:57 
   4th Quarter  7:26  7:34 
Third-Down Conversions  7 of 14  5 of 11 
Fourth-Down Conversions  1 of 2  0 of 1 
Red-Zone Scores-Chances  3-3  3-3 
Sacks By: Number-Yards  2-15  4-48 
PAT Kicks  2-2  3-3 
Field Goals  2-2  1-1 
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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Ball State
  
Northern Illinois
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
SYKES, Cory   11  79  75  24  6.8 
LEWIS, MiQuale   76  68  52  7.6 
WILLIAMS, Eric   12  40  36  3.0 
JUSTICE, Tanner  20  50  -30  10  -3.8 
Totals...  40  215  66  149  52  3.7 
  
  
  
  
RUSHING  No.  Gain  Loss  Net  TD  Lg  Avg. 
PALMER, Nathan   69  69  35  23.0 
Spann, Chad   11  68  63  25  5.7 
GRADY, DeMarcus  28  14  14  15  2.3 
Brown, Me'co   10  19  14  1.4 
ANDERSON, Justi  0.0 
TEAM   -4  -2.0 
HARNISH, Chand   23  -22  -5.5 
Totals...  37  185  51  134  35  3.6 
 
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
JUSTICE, Tanner  11-19-0  134  29 
Totals...  11-19-0  134  29 
  
  
PASSING  Cmp-Att-Int  Yds  TD  Long  Sack 
HARNISH, Chand   9-9-0  60  10 
GRADY, DeMarcus  4-5-1  31  10 
Totals...  13-14-1  91  10 
 
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
ORSBON, Briggs   41  26 
LEWIS, MiQuale   33  13 
FAKES, Zane   18  11 
IFFT, Daniel   29  29 
GIBSON, Torieal 
TREMPE, Myles  
Totals...  11  134  29 
  
RECEIVING  No.  Yds  TD  Lg 
Cox, Landon   41  10 
Lewis, Marcus   18 
Clark, Willie   10  10 
WILLIAMS, Prest 
Skarb, Kyle  
Brown, Me'co  
Totals...  13  91  10 
 
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
KOVANDA, Scott   99  33.0  36 
Totals...  99  33.0  36 
  
PUNTING  No.  Yds  Avg  Long  In20  TB 
Salerno, Mike   110  36.7  43 
Totals...  110  36.7  43 
 
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
TODD, Charlie   -2 
KNIPP, Alex   13  13 
WILLIAMS, Eric   58  23 
Totals...  -2  58  23  13  13 
  
   Punts  Kickoffs  Intercept 
ALL RETURNS  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg  No  Yds  Lg 
Davis, Tommy  
Crider, Ricky   137  28 
Totals...  137  28 
  
 
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
LEWIS, MiQuale   68  33  101 
WILLIAMS, Eric   36  58  94 
SYKES, Cory   75  75 
ORSBON, Briggs   41  41 
IFFT, Daniel   29  29 
FAKES, Zane   18  18 
KNIPP, Alex   13  13 
GIBSON, Torieal 
TREMPE, Myles  
TODD, Charlie   -2  -2 
JUSTICE, Tanner  -30  -30 
Totals...  149  134  58  -2  13  352 
  
  
  
ALL PURPOSE  Rush  Rcv  KR  PR  IR  Total 
Crider, Ricky   137  137 
PALMER, Nathan   69  69 
Spann, Chad   63  63 
Cox, Landon   41  41 
Brown, Me'co   14  19 
Lewis, Marcus   18  18 
GRADY, DeMarcus  14  14 
Clark, Willie   10  10 
WILLIAMS, Prest 
Skarb, Kyle  
Davis, Tommy  
TEAM   -4  -4 
HARNISH, Chand   -22  -22 
Totals...  134  91  137  367 
 
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
MCGARVEY, Ian  2nd  14:51  38 yards  Good 
MCGARVEY, Ian  2nd  06:47  30 yards  Good 
  
FIELD GOAL ATTEMPTS 
SALERNO, Mike  3rd  09:53  41 yards  Good 
  
 
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
MCGARVEY, Ian   369  61.5 
  
KICKOFFS  No.  Yds  TB  OB  Avg. 
Salerno, Mike   290  58.0 
 
FUMBLES: Ball State-JUSTICE, Tanner 1-0; ORSBON, Briggs 1-1; SYKES, Cory 1-0. Northern Illinois-GRADY, DeMarcus 1-0.
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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
BSU   1st  B30  15:00  Possession  B30  15:00     Kickoff  0-0  0:00    
BSU   1st  B22  15:00  Kickoff  N00  13:05  TOUCHDOWN  4-78  1:55    
BSU   1st  B13  07:26  Kickoff  B00  06:34  SAFETY  2--13  0:52    
BSU   1st  N38  03:06  Kickoff  N22  14:51  FIELD GOAL  7-16  3:15    
BSU   2nd  B44  12:41  Punt  N13  06:47  FIELD GOAL  13-43  5:54    
BSU   2nd  B44  05:04  Interception  N38  00:31     Punt  6-18  4:33    
BSU   3rd  B20  09:53  Kickoff  B03  07:46     Punt  3--17  2:07    
BSU   3rd  B26  04:56  Kickoff  B43  15:00     Punt  8-17  4:56    
BSU   4th  B23  12:20  Punt  N00  05:27  TOUCHDOWN  13-77  6:53    
BSU   4th  B12  02:06  Punt  B20  01:35     Downs  4-8  0:31    
BSU   4th  B39  00:02  Downs  N40  00:00     Fumble  1-21  0:02    
  
NIU   1st  N41  13:05  Kickoff  B00  07:26  TOUCHDOWN  9-59  5:39    
NIU   1st  N38  06:34  Kickoff  B00  03:06  TOUCHDOWN  7-62  3:28    
NIU   2nd  N25  14:51  Kickoff  N19  12:41     Punt  3--6  2:10    
NIU   2nd  N29  06:47  Kickoff  N33  05:04     Interception  3-4  1:43    
NIU   2nd  N02  00:31  Punt  N03  00:00     End of half  1-1  0:31    
NIU   3rd  N03  15:00  Possession  N03  15:00     Kickoff  0-0  0:00    
NIU   3rd  N33  15:00  Kickoff  B23  09:53  FIELD GOAL  10-44  5:07    
NIU   3rd  B34  07:46  Punt  B00  04:56  TOUCHDOWN  5-34  2:50    
NIU   4th  N30  15:00  Punt  N45  12:20     Punt  4-15  2:40    
NIU   4th  N32  05:27  Kickoff  N45  02:06     Punt  6-13  3:21    
NIU   4th  B20  01:35  Downs  B39  00:02     Downs  4--19  1:33    
NIU   4th  N40  00:00  Fumble  N40  00:00     0:00  0-0  0:00    

   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Ball State   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   05:53   10:36   07:03   07:26      16:29   14:29      30:58  
3rd Down Conversions   1/1   4/7   1/3   1/3      5/8   2/6      7/14  
Average field position  B32   B44   B23   B24      B37   B24      B30  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   1/2      0/0   1/2      1/2  
  
   1st  2nd  3rd  4th     1st  2nd       
Northern Illinois   Qtr  Qtr  Qtr  Qtr     Half  Half     Total 
Time of possession   09:07   04:24   07:57   07:34      13:31   15:31      29:02  
3rd Down Conversions   3/3   0/2   1/2   1/4      3/5   2/6      5/11  
Average field position  N39   N18   N49   N47      N27   N48      N37  
4th Down Conversions   0/0   0/0   0/0   0/1      0/0   0/1      0/1  
Drive Chart (By Quarter)

   Drive Started  Drive Ended  Consumed    
Team  Qtr  Spot  Time  Obtained  Spot  Time     How Lost  Pl-Yds  TOP  RZ 
BSU   1st  B30  15:00  Possession  B30  15:00     Kickoff  0-0  0:00    
BSU   1st  B22  15:00  Kickoff  N00  13:05  TOUCHDOWN  4-78  1:55    
NIU   1st  N41  13:05  Kickoff  B00  07:26  TOUCHDOWN  9-59  5:39    
BSU   1st  B13  07:26  Kickoff  B00  06:34  SAFETY  2--13  0:52    
NIU   1st  N38  06:34  Kickoff  B00  03:06  TOUCHDOWN  7-62  3:28    
BSU   1st  N38  03:06  Kickoff  N22  14:51  FIELD GOAL  7-16  3:15    
NIU   2nd  N25  14:51  Kickoff  N19  12:41     Punt  3--6  2:10    
  
BSU   2nd  B44  12:41  Punt  N13  06:47  FIELD GOAL  13-43  5:54    
NIU   2nd  N29  06:47  Kickoff  N33  05:04     Interception  3-4  1:43    
BSU   2nd  B44  05:04  Interception  N38  00:31     Punt  6-18  4:33    
NIU   2nd  N02  00:31  Punt  N03  00:00     End of half  1-1  0:31    
NIU   3rd  N03  15:00  Possession  N03  15:00     Kickoff  0-0  0:00    
  
NIU   3rd  N33  15:00  Kickoff  B23  09:53  FIELD GOAL  10-44  5:07    
BSU   3rd  B20  09:53  Kickoff  B03  07:46     Punt  3--17  2:07    
NIU   3rd  B34  07:46  Punt  B00  04:56  TOUCHDOWN  5-34  2:50    
BSU   3rd  B26  04:56  Kickoff  B43  15:00     Punt  8-17  4:56    
NIU   4th  N30  15:00  Punt  N45  12:20     Punt  4-15  2:40    
  
BSU   4th  B23  12:20  Punt  N00  05:27  TOUCHDOWN  13-77  6:53    
NIU   4th  N32  05:27  Kickoff  N45  02:06     Punt  6-13  3:21    
BSU   4th  B12  02:06  Punt  B20  01:35     Downs  4-8  0:31    
NIU   4th  B20  01:35  Downs  B39  00:02     Downs  4--19  1:33    
BSU   4th  B39  00:02  Downs  N40  00:00     Fumble  1-21  0:02    
NIU   4th  N40  00:00  Fumble  N40  00:00     0:00  0-0  0:00    
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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

##  Ball State   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
16  TODD, Charlie   12  .   .   .   .  
8   FREEMAN, Travis  .   .   .   .  
25  BAKER, Sean   1.0/2   .   .   .  
24  DIXON, Theon   0.5/2   .   .   .  
42  JONES, Davyd   1.0/4   .   .   0.5/3  
90  CRAWFORD, B   3.5/12   .   .   .  
38  KNIPP, Alex   .   .   1-13  .  
65  DUFFIN, Drew   .   .   .   .  
19  BURCH, Koreen   .   .   .   .  
91  EDDINS, Robert   1.0/8   .   .   1.0/8  
56  CRUZ, Jusin   .   .   .   .  
10  PINKSTON, Jason  .   .   .   .  
23  HOKE, Kyle   .   .   .   .  
9   KUNTZ, Kyle   .   .   .   .  
99  MORRIS, Adam   0.5/4   .   .   0.5/4  
41  PUTHOFF, Andrew  0.5/0   .   .   .  
22  WINKLER, Ray   .   .   .   .  
13  DEHANEY, Armand  .   .   .   .  
##  Northern Illinois   Solo  Ast  Total  TFL/Yds  FF  FR-Yds  Int-Yds  BrUp  Blkd  Sack/Yds  QBH 
53  Schiller, Pat   12  1.0/4   .   .   0.5/3  
37  Kube, Alex   1.5/4   .   .   .  
26  Hanson, Cory   .   .   .   .  
25  Wilson, Tracy   .   .   .   .  
5   Smith, Chris   .   .   .   .  
38  Sobol, Mike   .   .   .   .  
33  GEORGE, Patrick  .   .   .   .  
95  Progar, Sean   2.5/18   .   .   1.5/15  
23  DANIELS, Kiaree  .   .   .   .  
56  Bice, Brandon   1.0/18   1-0   .   1.0/18  
90  Baxter, Alan   1.0/4   .   .   .  
28  Spann, Chad   .   .   .   .  
20  Davis, Tommy   .   .   .   .  
29  DELEGAL, Jordan  1.0/12   .   .   1.0/12  
98  Pirkle, D.J.   .   .   .   .  
27  WILLIAMSON, Spe  .   .   .   .  
42  TRANCHITELLA, J  .   .   .   .  
43  Kremer, John   .   .   .   .  
99  JEFFERSON, Naba  .   .   .   .  
54  Coffman, Jake   .   .   .   .  
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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Ball State  
Pos  ##  Offense 
LT   72  LOWRY, Cameron  
LG   74  SWITZER, M.  
C   66  HUNTER, Kreg  
RG   73  MANICK, Dan  
RT   77  HOLTZ, Austin  
TE   88  FAKES, Zane  
QB   17  JUSTICE, Tanner 
HB   33  LEWIS, MiQuale  
HB   7   SYKES, Cory  
HB   6   WILLIAMS, Eric  
WR   1   ORSBON, Briggs  
  
Ball State  
Pos  ##  Defense 
LE   90  CRAWFORD, B  
DT   65  DUFFIN, Drew  
NT   95  PERRY, Rene  
RE   91  EDDINS, Robert  
LB   42  JONES, Davyd  
LB   8   FREEMAN, Travis 
LB   24  DIXON, Theon  
CB   19  BURCH, Koreen  
FS   25  BAKER, Sean  
SS   38  KNIPP, Alex  
CB   16  TODD, Charlie  
  
Northern Illinois  
Pos  ##  Offense 
QB   3   GRADY, DeMarcus 
HB   28  Spann, Chad  
WR   10  Clark, Willie  
WR   80  Cox, Landon  
FB   34  Skarb, Kyle  
TE   83  CUNNINGHAM, Ree 
LT   62  Olson, Trevor  
LG   65  ONYEBUAGU, Jaso 
C   50  Adamski, Eddie  
RG   72  Pawlak, Joe  
RT   74  Kiel, Adam  
  
Northern Illinois  
Pos  ##  Defense 
LB   53  Schiller, Pat  
CB   33  GEORGE, Patrick 
SS   25  Wilson, Tracy  
DE   56  Bice, Brandon  
DT   98  Pirkle, D.J.  
DE   95  Progar, Sean  
NG   54  Coffman, Jake  
LB   37  Kube, Alex  
CB   5   Smith, Chris  
FS   38  Sobol, Mike  
LB   26  Hanson, Cory  

Ball State: 3-WHITE, Seth, 4-IFFT, Daniel, 5-PAGE, Kelly, 9-KUNTZ, Kyle, 10-PINKSTON, Jason, 11-MERSHMAN, Aaron, 12-GIBSON, Torieal, 13-DEHANEY, Armand, 18-KOVANDA, Scott, 20-CARNEGIE, B, 22-WINKLER, Ray, 23-HOKE, Kyle, 26-MCGARVEY, Ian, 34-BARKER, Jeff, 36-ROLF, Pete, 37-BARAJAS, Blake, 41-PUTHOFF, Andrew, 43-KILBURN, Tad, 46-HOWARD, Joshua, 47-MARTIN, Tony, 48-COSBY, Spain, 51-WOODS, Kaylon, 53-MUHLENKAMP, C., 54-GRAY, Jerrod, 56-CRUZ, Jusin, 80-SMITH, Jamill, 81-RYAN, Connor, 87-TREMPE, Myles, 97-JARRETT, D., 99-MORRIS, Adam.

Northern Illinois: 1-MOORE, Martel, 6-VAN LAANEN, Jod, 7-ASHFORD, Perez, 8-BROWN, Me'co, 9-BUTLER, Devon, 11-LEWIS, Marcus, 12-HARNISH, Chand, 13-JOHNSON, Anthon, 15-MORRIS, Ryan, 16-SALERNO, Mike, 17-NG, Matt, 18-WALKER, Ron, 20-DAVIS, Tommy, 21-ANDERSON, Justi, 22-CRIDER, Ricky, 23-DANIELS, Kiaree, 27-WILLIAMSON, Spe, 29-DELEGAL, Jordan, 39-BARNAS, Garrett, 42-TRANCHITELLA, J, 43-KREMER, John, 44-BOLDING, Darnel, 47-FLAHIVE, Connor, 52-BROWN, Phil, 55-OWEN, Nolan, 60-JACKSON, Ed, 61-TENSE, Panan, 70-PEGRAM, Logan, 71-WEDIGE, Scott, 81-PALMER, Nathan, 82-WILLIAMS, Prest, 84-CLASEY, Tyler, 86-EDEM, Dan, 87-SCHEPLER, Jason, 88-GROENIGER, Nick, 89-NEWCOMB, Ron, 90-BAXTER, Alan, 93-COLEMAN, Adam, 97-MARKS, Jack, 99-JEFFERSON, Naba.
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Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

Score by Quarters     1  2  3  4   Score
-----------------    -- -- -- --   -----
Ball State..........  7  6  0  7  - 20       Record: (1-9,1-5)
Northern Illinois... 16  0 10  0  - 26       Record: (7-3,5-1)



Scoring Summary:
1st 13:05 BSU - WILLIAMS, Eric 5 yd run (MCGARVEY, Ian kick), 4-78 1:55, BSU 7 - NIU 0
    07:26 NIU - WILLIAMS, Prest 9 yd pass from Grady, DeMarcus (Salerno, Mike kick), 9-59 5:39, BSU 7 - NIU 7
    06:34 NIU - Coffman, Jake safety, , BSU 7 - NIU 9
    03:06 NIU - Spann, Chad 6 yd run (Salerno, Mike kick), 7-62 3:28, BSU 7 - NIU 16
2nd 14:51 BSU - MCGARVEY, Ian 38 yd field goal, 7-16 3:15, BSU 10 - NIU 16
    06:47 BSU - MCGARVEY, Ian 30 yd field goal, 13-43 5:54, BSU 13 - NIU 16
3rd 09:53 NIU - Salerno, Mike 41 yd field goal, 10-44 5:07, BSU 13 - NIU 19
    04:56 NIU - Lewis, Marcus 6 yd pass from HARNISH, Chand (Salerno, Mike kick), 5-34 2:50, BSU 13 - NIU 26
4th 05:27 BSU - IFFT, Daniel 29 yd pass from JUSTICE, Tanner (MCGARVEY, Ian kick), 13-77 6:53, BSU 20 - NIU 26



                                    BSU      NIU
FIRST DOWNS...................       14       14
RUSHES-YARDS (NET)............   40-149   37-134
PASSING YDS (NET).............      134       91
Passes Att-Comp-Int...........  19-11-0  14-13-1
TOTAL OFFENSE PLAYS-YARDS.....   59-283   51-225
Fumble Returns-Yards..........      0-0      0-0
Punt Returns-Yards............     1--2      1-5
Kickoff Returns-Yards.........     3-58    6-137
Interception Returns-Yards....     1-13      0-0
Punts (Number-Avg)............   3-33.0   3-36.7
Fumbles-Lost..................      3-1      1-0
Penalties-Yards...............     9-37     3-20
Possession Time...............    30:58    29:02
Third-Down Conversions........  7 of 14  5 of 11
Fourth-Down Conversions.......   1 of 2   0 of 1
Red-Zone Scores-Chances.......      3-3      3-3
Sacks By: Number-Yards........     2-15     4-48


RUSHING: Ball State-SYKES, Cory 11-75; LEWIS, MiQuale 9-68; WILLIAMS,
Eric 12-36; JUSTICE, Tanner 8-minus 30. Northern Illinois-PALMER, Nathan 3-69;
Spann, Chad 11-63; Brown, Me'co 10-14; Grady, DeMarcus 6-14; ANDERSON, Justi
1-0; TEAM 2-minus 4; HARNISH, Chand 4-minus 22.

PASSING: Ball State-JUSTICE, Tanner 11-19-0-134. Northern
Illinois-HARNISH, Chand 9-9-0-60; Grady, DeMarcus 4-5-1-31.

RECEIVING: Ball State-ORSBON, Briggs 3-41; LEWIS, MiQuale 3-33; FAKES,
Zane 2-18; IFFT, Daniel 1-29; GIBSON, Torieal 1-9; TREMPE, Myles 1-4. Northern
Illinois-COX, Landon 6-41; Lewis, Marcus 3-18; Clark, Willie 1-10; WILLIAMS,
Prest 1-9; Skarb, Kyle 1-8; Brown, Me'co 1-5.

INTERCEPTIONS: Ball State-KNIPP, Alex 1-13. Northern Illinois-None.

FUMBLES: Ball State-JUSTICE, Tanner 1-0; SYKES, Cory 1-0; ORSBON, Briggs
1-1. Northern Illinois-GRADY, DeMarcus 1-0.

Stadium: Huskie Stadium        Attendance: 13305
Kickoff time: 5 p.m.    End of Game: 8:10      Total elapsed time: 3:10
Officials: Referee: Scott McElwee; Umpire: George Santoro; Linesman: Patrick Miles;
Line judge: Jeff Baur; Back judge: Mike Elliot; Field judge: Joel Clay;
Side judge: Richard Ames; Scorer: Zach Peters;
Temperature: 46        Wind: SE 9 MPH  Weather: Clear



         Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

SACKS (UA-A): Ball State-MORRIS, Adam 0-1; JONES, Davyd 0-1; EDDINS,
Robert 1-0. Northern Illinois-PROGAR, Sean 1-1; Bice, Brandon 1-0; Schiller, Pat
0-1; Delegal, Jordan 1-0.

TACKLES (UA-A): Ball State-TODD, Charlie 7-5; FREEMAN, Travis 2-6; BAKER,
Sean 1-7; DIXON, Theon 1-6; JONES, Davyd 1-5; CRAWFORD, B 4-1; KNIPP, Alex 2-3;
DUFFIN, Drew 2-2; BURCH, Koreen 1-3; PINKSTON, Jason 2-0; EDDINS, Robert 2-0;
CRUZ, Jusin 2-0; HOKE, Kyle 0-2; KUNTZ, Kyle 0-2; MORRIS, Adam 0-1; WINKLER, Ray
0-1; DEHANEY, Armand 0-1; PUTHOFF, Andrew 0-1. Northern Illinois-SCHILLER, Pat
4-8; Kube, Alex 3-6; Hanson, Cory 3-6; Wilson, Tracy 4-3; Smith, Chris 3-2;
Sobol, Mike 2-2; George, Patrick 2-1; Progar, Sean 2-1; Daniels, Kiaree 1-2;
Bice, Brandon 1-1; Baxter, Alan 1-1; Pirkle, D.J. 1-0; Kremer, John 1-0;
TRANCHITELLA, J 1-0; WILLIAMSON, Spe 1-0; Davis, Tommy 1-0; Spann, Chad 1-0;
Delegal, Jordan 1-0; JEFFERSON, Naba 0-1.


Game Starters:
Ball State

POS  ## OFFENSE
LT   72 LOWRY, Cameron
LG   74 SWITZER, M.
C    66 HUNTER, Kreg
RG   73 MANICK, Dan
RT   77 HOLTZ, Austin
TE   88 FAKES, Zane
QB   17 JUSTICE, Tanner
HB   33 LEWIS, MiQuale
HB   7  SYKES, Cory
HB   6  WILLIAMS, Eric
WR   1  ORSBON, Briggs

POS  ## DEFENSE
LE   90 CRAWFORD, B
DT   65 DUFFIN, Drew
NT   95 PERRY, Rene
RE   91 EDDINS, Robert
LB   42 JONES, Davyd
LB   8  FREEMAN, Travis
LB   24 DIXON, Theon
CB   19 BURCH, Koreen
FS   25 BAKER, Sean
SS   38 KNIPP, Alex
CB   16 TODD, Charlie

Northern Illinois

POS  ## OFFENSE
QB   3  Grady, DeMarcus
HB   28 Spann, Chad
WR   10 Clark, Willie
WR   80 Cox, Landon
FB   34 Skarb, Kyle
TE   83 CUNNINGHAM, Ree
LT   62 Olson, Trevor
LG   65 ONYEBUAGU, Jaso
C    50 Adamski, Eddie
RG   72 Pawlak, Joe
RT   74 Kiel, Adam

POS  ## DEFENSE
LB   53 Schiller, Pat
CB   33 George, Patrick
SS   25 Wilson, Tracy
DE   56 Bice, Brandon
DT   98 Pirkle, D.J.
DE   95 Progar, Sean
NG   54 Coffman, Jake
LB   37 Kube, Alex
CB   5  Smith, Chris
FS   38 Sobol, Mike
LB   26 Hanson, Cory


Player participation:


Ball State: 3-WHITE, Seth, 4-IFFT, Daniel, 5-PAGE, Kelly, 9-KUNTZ, Kyle, 10-PINKSTON, Jason, 11-MERSHMAN, Aaron,
12-GIBSON, Torieal, 13-DEHANEY, Armand, 18-KOVANDA, Scott, 20-CARNEGIE, B, 22-WINKLER, Ray, 23-HOKE, Kyle, 26-MCGARVEY, Ian,
34-BARKER, Jeff, 36-ROLF, Pete, 37-BARAJAS, Blake, 41-PUTHOFF, Andrew, 43-KILBURN, Tad, 46-HOWARD, Joshua, 47-MARTIN, Tony,
48-COSBY, Spain, 51-WOODS, Kaylon, 53-MUHLENKAMP, C., 54-GRAY, Jerrod, 56-CRUZ, Jusin, 80-SMITH, Jamill, 81-RYAN, Connor,
87-TREMPE, Myles, 97-JARRETT, D., 99-MORRIS, Adam.

Northern Illinois: 1-MOORE, Martel, 6-VAN LAANEN, Jod, 7-ASHFORD, Perez, 8-BROWN, Me'co, 9-BUTLER, Devon, 11-LEWIS, Marcus,
12-HARNISH, Chand, 13-JOHNSON, Anthon, 15-MORRIS, Ryan, 16-SALERNO, Mike, 17-NG, Matt, 18-WALKER, Ron, 20-DAVIS, Tommy,
21-ANDERSON, Justi, 22-CRIDER, Ricky, 23-DANIELS, Kiaree, 27-WILLIAMSON, Spe, 29-DELEGAL, Jordan, 39-BARNAS, Garrett,
42-TRANCHITELLA, J, 43-KREMER, John, 44-BOLDING, Darnel, 47-FLAHIVE, Connor, 52-BROWN, Phil, 55-OWEN, Nolan, 60-JACKSON, Ed,
61-TENSE, Panan, 70-PEGRAM, Logan, 71-WEDIGE, Scott, 81-PALMER, Nathan, 82-WILLIAMS, Prest, 84-CLASEY, Tyler, 86-EDEM, Dan,
87-SCHEPLER, Jason, 88-GROENIGER, Nick, 89-NEWCOMB, Ron, 90-BAXTER, Alan, 93-COLEMAN, Adam, 97-MARKS, Jack, 99-JEFFERSON, Naba.


  Play-by-Play Summary  
Play-by-Play Summary
The Automated ScoreBook
Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)

1st Quarter

Bsu 1-10at Bsu30Change of possession, NIU ball on NIU30, 1st and 10.
Salerno, Mike kickoff 70 yards to the BSU0, WILLIAMS, Eric return 22 yards to the BSU22 (Kremer, John).
Bsu 1-10at Bsu22BALL STATE drive start at 15:00.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu22SYKES, Cory rush for 24 yards to the BSU46, 1ST DOWN BSU (Schiller, Pat;WILSON, Tracy).
Bsu 1-10at Bsu46LEWIS, MiQuale rush for 52 yards to the NIU2, 1ST DOWN BSU, out-of-bounds (Sobol, Mike).
Bsu 1-Gat Niu02LEWIS, MiQuale rush for loss of 3 yards to the NIU5 (Kube, Alex).
Bsu 2-Gat Niu05WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 5 yards to the NIU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 13:05.
MCGARVEY, Ian kick attempt good.
Ball State 7, Northern Illinois 0
Drive: 4 plays, 78 yards, TOP 01:55
MCGARVEY, Ian kickoff 53 yards to the NIU17, Crider, Ricky return 24 yards to the NIU41 (BAKER, Sean;WINKLER, Ray).
Niu 1-10at Niu41NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 13:05.
Niu 1-10at Niu41Spann, Chad rush for 5 yards to the NIU46 (DUFFIN, Drew;TODD, Charlie).
Niu 2-5at Niu46Spann, Chad rush for 4 yards to the 50 yardline (BURCH, Koreen;BAKER, Sean), PENALTY NIU holding 10 yards to the NIU36, NO PLAY.
Niu 2-15at Niu36Spann, Chad rush for 25 yards to the BSU39, 1ST DOWN NIU (TODD, Charlie).
Niu 1-10at Bsu39Spann, Chad rush for 4 yards to the BSU35 (JONES, Davyd;BAKER, Sean).
Niu 2-6at Bsu35PENALTY NIU false start 5 yards to the BSU40.
Niu 2-11at Bsu40Grady, DeMarcus pass complete to Clark, Willie for 10 yards to the BSU30 (JONES, Davyd;KNIPP, Alex).
Niu 3-1at Bsu30Spann, Chad rush for 2 yards to the BSU28, 1ST DOWN NIU (JONES, Davyd;TODD, Charlie).
Niu 1-10at Bsu28Grady, DeMarcus rush for 15 yards to the BSU13, 1ST DOWN NIU (TODD, Charlie;KNIPP, Alex).
Niu 1-10at Bsu13Spann, Chad rush for loss of 2 yards to the BSU15 (BAKER, Sean).
Niu 2-12at Bsu15Grady, DeMarcus pass complete to Lewis, Marcus for 6 yards to the BSU9, out-of-bounds (FREEMAN, Travis).
Niu 3-6at Bsu09Grady, DeMarcus pass complete to WILLIAMS, Prest for 9 yards to the BSU0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 07:26.
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Ball State 7, Northern Illinois 7
Drive: 9 plays, 59 yards, TOP 05:39
Salerno, Mike kickoff 70 yards to the BSU0, WILLIAMS, Eric return 13 yards to the BSU13 (WILLIAMSON, Spe).
Bsu 1-10at Bsu13BALL STATE drive start at 07:26.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu13PENALTY BSU delay of game 5 yards to the BSU8.
Bsu 1-15at Bsu08SYKES, Cory rush for 10 yards to the BSU18 (Smith, Chris;KUBE, Alex).
Bsu 2-5at Bsu18PENALTY BSU false start 5 yards to the BSU13.
Bsu 2-10at Bsu13JUSTICE, Tanner sacked for loss of 11 yards to the BSU2 (Progar, Sean), fumble by JUSTICE, Tanner recovered by BSU LEWIS, MiQuale at BSU0, Coffman, Jake safety, clock 06:34.
Northern Illinois 9, Ball State 7
Drive: 2 plays, minus 13 yards, TOP 00:52
MCGARVEY, Ian kickoff 60 yards to the NIU20, Crider, Ricky return 18 yards to the NIU38 (CRUZ, Jusin).
Niu 1-10at Niu38NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 06:34.
Niu 1-10at Niu38Brown, Me'co rush for 3 yards to the NIU41 (DIXON, Theon;FREEMAN, Travis).
Niu 2-7at Niu41PALMER, Nathan rush for 35 yards to the BSU24, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (KNIPP, Alex).
Niu 1-10at Bsu24Brown, Me'co rush for 5 yards to the BSU19 (TODD, Charlie).
Niu 2-5at Bsu19Brown, Me'co rush for 1 yard to the BSU18 (DIXON, Theon).
Niu 3-4at Bsu18Grady, DeMarcus pass complete to Lewis, Marcus for 6 yards to the BSU12, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (TODD, Charlie).
Niu 1-10at Bsu12Spann, Chad rush for 6 yards to the BSU6 (TODD, Charlie;BAKER, Sean).
Niu 2-4at Bsu06Spann, Chad rush for 6 yards to the BSU0, 1ST DOWN NIU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 03:06.
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 16, Ball State 7
Drive: 7 plays, 62 yards, TOP 03:28
Salerno, Mike kickoff 13 yards to the NIU43, out-of-bounds, BSU ball on NIU38.
Bsu 1-10at Niu38BALL STATE drive start at 03:06.
Bsu 1-10at Niu38LEWIS, MiQuale rush for loss of 3 yards to the NIU41 (Progar, Sean).
Bsu 2-13at Niu41WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 6 yards to the NIU35 (Smith, Chris).
Bsu 3-7at Niu35JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to ORSBON, Briggs for 12 yards to the NIU23, 1ST DOWN BSU (Hanson, Cory).
Bsu 1-10at Niu23WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 3 yards to the NIU20 (Sobol, Mike;KUBE, Alex).
Bsu 2-7at Niu20LEWIS, MiQuale rush for loss of 2 yards to the NIU22 (Kube, Alex;SCHILLER, Pat).
Drive: 5 plays, 16 yards, TOP 03:15
Northern Illinois 16, Ball State 7
2nd Quarter

Bsu 3-9at Niu22Start of 2nd quarter, clock 15:00.
Bsu 3-9at Niu22JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to GIBSON, Torieal (Hanson, Cory).
Bsu 4-9at Niu22MCGARVEY, Ian field goal attempt from 38 GOOD, clock 14:51.
Northern Illinois 16, Ball State 10
Drive: 7 plays, 16 yards, TOP 03:15
MCGARVEY, Ian kickoff 68 yards to the NIU2, Crider, Ricky return 23 yards to the NIU25 (CRUZ, Jusin).
Niu 1-10at Niu25NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 14:51.
Niu 1-10at Niu25Brown, Me'co rush for loss of 1 yard to the NIU24 (JONES, Davyd;PUTHOFF, Andrew).
Niu 2-11at Niu24Brown, Me'co rush for 2 yards to the NIU26 (JONES, Davyd).
Niu 3-9at Niu26Grady, DeMarcus sacked for loss of 7 yards to the NIU19 (MORRIS, Adam;JONES, Davyd).
Niu 4-16at Niu19Salerno, Mike punt 35 yards to the BSU46, TODD, Charlie return -2 yards to the BSU44 (TRANCHITELLA, J).
Drive: 3 plays, minus 6 yards, TOP 02:10
Bsu 1-10at Bsu44BALL STATE drive start at 12:41.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu44WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 3 yards to the BSU47 (Schiller, Pat;HANSON, Cory).
Bsu 2-7at Bsu47JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to LEWIS, MiQuale, dropped pass.
Bsu 3-7at Bsu47JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to LEWIS, MiQuale for 11 yards to the NIU42, 1ST DOWN BSU, out-of-bounds (Daniels, Kiaree).
Bsu 1-10at Niu42SYKES, Cory rush for loss of 4 yards to the NIU46, fumble by SYKES, Cory recovered by BSU SYKES, Cory at NIU46.
Bsu 2-14at Niu46LEWIS, MiQuale rush for 7 yards to the NIU39 (Schiller, Pat).
Bsu 3-7at Niu39JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to LEWIS, MiQuale for 13 yards to the NIU26, 1ST DOWN BSU, out-of-bounds (Wilson, Tracy).
Bsu 1-10at Niu26WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 1 yard to the NIU25 (Daniels, Kiaree;HANSON, Cory).
Bsu 2-9at Niu25JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to GIBSON, Torieal.
Bsu 3-9at Niu25JUSTICE, Tanner rush for 10 yards to the NIU15, 1ST DOWN BSU (Pirkle, D.J.).
Bsu 1-10at Niu15PENALTY BSU false start 5 yards to the NIU20.
Bsu 1-15at Niu20LEWIS, MiQuale rush for 3 yards to the NIU17 (Kube, Alex;WILSON, Tracy).
Bsu 2-12at Niu17JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to GIBSON, Torieal for 9 yards to the NIU8 (Kube, Alex).
Bsu 3-3at Niu08PENALTY BSU false start 5 yards to the NIU13.
Bsu 3-8at Niu13JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to ORSBON, Briggs (Daniels, Kiaree).
Bsu 4-8at Niu13MCGARVEY, Ian field goal attempt from 30 GOOD, clock 06:47.
Northern Illinois 16, Ball State 13
Drive: 13 plays, 43 yards, TOP 05:54
MCGARVEY, Ian kickoff 69 yards to the NIU1, Crider, Ricky return 28 yards to the NIU29 (PINKSTON, Jason).
Niu 1-10at Niu29NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 06:47.
Niu 1-10at Niu29Spann, Chad rush for 3 yards to the NIU32 (FREEMAN, Travis;DIXON, Theon).
Niu 2-7at Niu32Grady, DeMarcus rush for 1 yard to the NIU33 (CRAWFORD, B).
Niu 3-6at Niu33Grady, DeMarcus pass intercepted by KNIPP, Alex at the BSU31, KNIPP, Alex return 13 yards to the BSU44 (Spann, Chad).
Drive: 3 plays, 4 yards, TOP 01:43
Bsu 1-10at Bsu44BALL STATE drive start at 05:04.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu44WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 3 yards to the BSU47 (Schiller, Pat).
Bsu 2-7at Bsu47WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 5 yards to the NIU48 (Hanson, Cory;SCHILLER, Pat).
Bsu 3-2at Niu48WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 6 yards to the NIU42, 1ST DOWN BSU (Sobol, Mike;SCHILLER, Pat).
Bsu 1-10at Niu42WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 2 yards to the NIU40 (Sobol, Mike).
Bsu 2-8at Niu40JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to FAKES, Zane for 7 yards to the NIU33 (Hanson, Cory).
Bsu 3-1at Niu33WILLIAMS, Eric rush for no gain to the NIU33 (Hanson, Cory;WILSON, Tracy).
Bsu 4-1at Niu33Timeout Ball State, clock 00:40.
Bsu 4-1at Niu33PENALTY BSU false start 5 yards to the NIU38.
Bsu 4-6at Niu38KOVANDA, Scott punt 36 yards to the NIU2, downed.
Drive: 6 plays, 18 yards, TOP 04:33
Niu 1-10at Niu02NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 00:31.
Niu 1-10at Niu02Grady, DeMarcus rush for 1 yard to the NIU3 (DUFFIN, Drew).
Niu 2-9at Niu03End of half, clock 00:00.
Drive: 1 plays, 1 yards, TOP 00:31
Northern Illinois 16, Ball State 13
3rd Quarter

Niu 2-9at Niu03Start of 3rd quarter, clock 15:00.
Niu 2-9at Niu03Change of possession, BSU ball on BSU30, 1st and 10.
Drive: 1 plays, 1 yards, TOP 00:31
MCGARVEY, Ian kickoff 62 yards to the NIU8, Crider, Ricky return 25 yards to the NIU33 (KUNTZ, Kyle;DEHANEY, Armand).
Niu 1-10at Niu33NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 15:00.
Niu 1-10at Niu33HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 10 yards to the NIU43, 1ST DOWN NIU (DUFFIN, Drew).
Niu 1-10at Niu43Spann, Chad rush for loss of 3 yards to the NIU40 (DIXON, Theon;CRAWFORD, B).
Niu 2-13at Niu40Spann, Chad rush for 11 yards to the BSU49, out-of-bounds (TODD, Charlie).
Niu 3-2at Bsu49Spann, Chad rush for 6 yards to the BSU43, 1ST DOWN NIU (BAKER, Sean;FREEMAN, Travis).
Niu 1-10at Bsu43HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 6 yards to the BSU37 (BAKER, Sean;BURCH, Koreen).
Niu 2-4at Bsu37HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 9 yards to the BSU28, 1ST DOWN NIU (BAKER, Sean;BURCH, Koreen).
Niu 1-10at Bsu28Brown, Me'co rush for 2 yards to the BSU26 (EDDINS, Robert).
Niu 2-8at Bsu26HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 4 yards to the BSU22 (TODD, Charlie).
Niu 3-4at Bsu22Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 10:36.
Niu 3-4at Bsu22Brown, Me'co rush for loss of 1 yard to the BSU23 (CRAWFORD, B).
Niu 4-5at Bsu23Salerno, Mike field goal attempt from 41 GOOD, clock 09:53.
Northern Illinois 19, Ball State 13
Drive: 10 plays, 44 yards, TOP 05:07
Salerno, Mike kickoff 70 yards to the BSU0, touchback.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu20BALL STATE drive start at 09:53.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu20LEWIS, MiQuale rush for 3 yards to the BSU23 (Wilson, Tracy).
Bsu 2-7at Bsu23JUSTICE, Tanner rush for 3 yards to the BSU26 (Schiller, Pat).
Bsu 3-4at Bsu26PENALTY BSU false start 5 yards to the BSU21.
Bsu 3-9at Bsu21JUSTICE, Tanner sacked for loss of 18 yards to the BSU3 (Bice, Brandon), PENALTY BSU intentional grounding (JUSTICE, Tanner) 0 yards to the BSU3.
Bsu 4-27at Bsu03KOVANDA, Scott punt 36 yards to the BSU39, Davis, Tommy return 5 yards to the BSU34 (HOKE, Kyle;KUNTZ, Kyle).
Drive: 3 plays, minus 17 yards, TOP 02:07
Niu 1-10at Bsu34NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 07:46.
Niu 1-10at Bsu34PALMER, Nathan rush for 32 yards to the BSU2, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds (TODD, Charlie).
Niu 1-Gat Bsu02Brown, Me'co rush for loss of 3 yards to the BSU5 (CRAWFORD, B).
Niu 2-Gat Bsu05HARNISH, Chand rush for 1 yard to the BSU4 (TODD, Charlie).
Niu 3-Gat Bsu04HARNISH, Chand pass incomplete to Lewis, Marcus, PENALTY BSU pass interference 2 yards to the BSU2, 1ST DOWN NIU, NO PLAY.
Niu 1-Gat Bsu02Brown, Me'co rush for 1 yard to the BSU1 (DIXON, Theon;FREEMAN, Travis).
Niu 2-Gat Bsu01PENALTY NIU false start 5 yards to the BSU6.
Niu 2-Gat Bsu06HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Lewis, Marcus for 6 yards to the BSU0, TOUCHDOWN, clock 04:56.
Salerno, Mike kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 26, Ball State 13
Drive: 5 plays, 34 yards, TOP 02:50
Salerno, Mike kickoff 67 yards to the BSU3, WILLIAMS, Eric return 23 yards to the BSU26 (Davis, Tommy).
Bsu 1-10at Bsu26BALL STATE drive start at 04:56.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu26SYKES, Cory rush for 7 yards to the BSU33 (Smith, Chris).
Bsu 2-3at Bsu33WILLIAMS, Eric rush for loss of 4 yards to the BSU29 (Baxter, Alan).
Bsu 3-7at Bsu29JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to FAKES, Zane for 11 yards to the BSU40, 1ST DOWN BSU (George, Patrick).
Bsu 1-10at Bsu40WILLIAMS, Eric rush for 6 yards to the BSU46, out-of-bounds (George, Patrick).
Bsu 2-4at Bsu46LEWIS, MiQuale rush for 4 yards to the 50 yardline, 1ST DOWN BSU (Baxter, Alan;KUBE, Alex).
Bsu 1-10at Bsu50JUSTICE, Tanner rush for 3 yards to the NIU47, out-of-bounds.
Bsu 2-7at Niu47SYKES, Cory rush for 2 yards to the NIU45 (Hanson, Cory;SCHILLER, Pat).
Bsu 3-5at Niu45JUSTICE, Tanner sacked for loss of 12 yards to the BSU43 (Delegal, Jordan).
Bsu 4-17at Bsu43Timeout Northern Illinois, clock 00:03.
Bsu 4-17at Bsu43KOVANDA, Scott punt 27 yards to the NIU30, downed.
Drive: 8 plays, 17 yards, TOP 07:36
Northern Illinois 26, Ball State 13
4th Quarter

Niu 1-10at Niu30Start of 4th quarter, clock 15:00.
Niu 1-10at Niu30Grady, DeMarcus rush for 12 yards to the NIU42, fumble forced by KNIPP, Alex, fumble by Grady, DeMarcus recovered by NIU TEAM at NIU41, 1ST DOWN NIU, out-of-bounds.
Niu 1-10at Niu41HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 6 yards to the NIU47 (FREEMAN, Travis;BURCH, Koreen).
Niu 2-4at Niu47Grady, DeMarcus rush for loss of 7 yards to the NIU40 (CRAWFORD, B).
Niu 3-11at Niu40HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Brown, Me'co for 5 yards to the NIU45 (FREEMAN, Travis).
Niu 4-6at Niu45Salerno, Mike punt 32 yards to the BSU23, downed.
Drive: 4 plays, 15 yards, TOP 02:40
Bsu 1-10at Bsu23BALL STATE drive start at 12:20.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu23SYKES, Cory rush for 7 yards to the BSU30 (Hanson, Cory).
Bsu 2-3at Bsu30JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to LEWIS, MiQuale for 9 yards to the BSU39, 1ST DOWN BSU (Smith, Chris;JEFFERSON, Naba).
Bsu 1-10at Bsu39LEWIS, MiQuale rush for 7 yards to the BSU46 (Smith, Chris).
Bsu 2-3at Bsu46JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to FAKES, Zane.
Bsu 3-3at Bsu46JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to ORSBON, Briggs for 8 yards to the NIU46, 1ST DOWN BSU (Hanson, Cory;DANIELS, Kiaree).
Bsu 1-10at Niu46SYKES, Cory rush for 6 yards to the NIU40 (Wilson, Tracy).
Bsu 2-4at Niu40SYKES, Cory rush for 4 yards to the NIU36, 1ST DOWN BSU (Schiller, Pat).
Bsu 1-10at Niu36SYKES, Cory rush for 4 yards to the NIU32 (George, Patrick;BICE, Brandon).
Bsu 2-6at Niu32SYKES, Cory rush for 8 yards to the NIU24, 1ST DOWN BSU (Kube, Alex;SCHILLER, Pat).
Bsu 1-10at Niu24JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to TREMPE, Myles.
Bsu 2-10at Niu24SYKES, Cory rush for 7 yards to the NIU17 (Kube, Alex).
Bsu 3-3at Niu17JUSTICE, Tanner sacked for loss of 7 yards to the NIU24 (Progar, Sean;SCHILLER, Pat).
Bsu 4-10at Niu24PENALTY BSU false start 5 yards to the NIU29.
Bsu 4-15at Niu29JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to IFFT, Daniel for 29 yards to the NIU0, 1ST DOWN BSU, TOUCHDOWN, clock 05:27.
MCGARVEY, Ian kick attempt good.
Northern Illinois 26, Ball State 20
Drive: 13 plays, 77 yards, TOP 06:53
MCGARVEY, Ian kickoff 57 yards to the NIU13, Crider, Ricky return 19 yards to the NIU32 (PINKSTON, Jason).
Niu 1-10at Niu32NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 05:27.
Niu 1-10at Niu32PALMER, Nathan rush for 2 yards to the NIU34 (DIXON, Theon;BAKER, Sean).
Niu 2-8at Niu34HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Cox, Landon for 6 yards to the NIU40 (BURCH, Koreen).
Niu 3-2at Niu40Brown, Me'co rush for 5 yards to the NIU45, 1ST DOWN NIU (TODD, Charlie;FREEMAN, Travis).
Niu 1-10at Niu45ANDERSON, Justi rush for no gain to the NIU45 (DIXON, Theon;DUFFIN, Drew).
Niu 2-10at Niu45HARNISH, Chand sacked for loss of 8 yards to the NIU37 (EDDINS, Robert).
Niu 3-18at Niu37Timeout Ball State, clock 02:16.
Niu 3-18at Niu37HARNISH, Chand pass complete to Skarb, Kyle for 8 yards to the NIU45 (HOKE, Kyle;KNIPP, Alex), PENALTY NIU holding declined.
Niu 4-10at Niu45Timeout Ball State, clock 02:06.
Niu 4-10at Niu45Salerno, Mike punt 43 yards to the BSU12, out-of-bounds.
Drive: 6 plays, 13 yards, TOP 03:21
Bsu 1-10at Bsu12BALL STATE drive start at 02:06.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu12JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to TREMPE, Myles.
Bsu 2-10at Bsu12JUSTICE, Tanner pass incomplete to LEWIS, MiQuale (Coffman, Jake).
Bsu 3-10at Bsu12JUSTICE, Tanner rush for 4 yards to the BSU16, out-of-bounds.
Bsu 4-6at Bsu16JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to TREMPE, Myles for 4 yards to the BSU20, out-of-bounds (Wilson, Tracy).
Drive: 4 plays, 8 yards, TOP 00:31
Niu 1-10at Bsu20NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 01:35.
Niu 1-10at Bsu20TEAM rush for loss of 2 yards to the BSU22.
Niu 2-12at Bsu22Timeout Ball State, clock 01:33.
Niu 2-12at Bsu22TEAM rush for loss of 2 yards to the BSU24.
Niu 3-14at Bsu24HARNISH, Chand rush for loss of 8 yards to the BSU32.
Niu 4-22at Bsu32HARNISH, Chand rush for loss of 7 yards to the BSU39.
Drive: 4 plays, minus 19 yards, TOP 01:33
Bsu 1-10at Bsu39BALL STATE drive start at 00:02.
Bsu 1-10at Bsu39JUSTICE, Tanner pass complete to ORSBON, Briggs for 26 yards to the NIU35, fumble by ORSBON, Briggs recovered by NIU Bice, Brandon at NIU40.
Drive: 1 plays, 21 yards, TOP 00:02
Niu 1-10at Niu40NORTHERN ILLINOIS drive start at 00:00.
FINAL SCORE
Northern Illinois 26, Ball State 20
  Play Breakdown Summary  
Play Breakdown Summary (Final)
The Automated ScoreBook
Ball State vs Northern Illinois (Nov 12, 2009 at DeKalb, Ill.)




Ball State                             Northern Illinois

Down               RUN PASS  Total     Down               RUN PASS  Total

OVERALL..........   36   23     59     OVERALL..........   35   16     51
1ST DOWN.........   20    3     23     1ST DOWN.........   19    3     22
2ND DOWN-SHORT...    1    2      3     2ND DOWN-SHORT...    0    0      0
2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    4    0      4     2ND DOWN-MIDDLE..    4    2      6
2ND DOWN-LONG....    7    6     13     2ND DOWN-LONG....    6    5     11
3RD DOWN-SHORT...    2    0      2     3RD DOWN-SHORT...    3    0      3
3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    0    2      2     3RD DOWN-MIDDLE..    1    1      2
3RD DOWN-LONG....    2    8     10     3RD DOWN-LONG....    1    5      6
4TH DOWN.........    0    2      2     4TH DOWN.........    1    0      1

Ball State                             Northern Illinois

Formation        RUN PASS  Total       Formation        RUN PASS  Total

...............   36   23     59       ...............   35   16     51




Ball State (Sorted by Play type)

1ST DOWN RUN  (20 RUN, 3 PASS)                                   1ST DOWN PASS
1-10 B50 #17   3 [    ]                                          1-10 B39 #17 to #1     26 [     ]
1-10 B39 #33   7 [    ]                                          1-10 N24 #17 to #87     - [     ]
1-10 B20 #33   3 [    ]                                          1-10 B12 #17 to #87     - [     ]
1-15 N20 #33   3 [    ]
1-10 N38 #33  -3 [    ]
1-10 B46 #33  52 [    ]
1-2  N02 #33  -3 [    ]
1-10 B44 #6    3 [    ]
1-10 B40 #6    6 [    ]
1-10 N42 #6    2 [    ]
1-10 N26 #6    1 [    ]
1-10 N23 #6    3 [    ]
1-10 B44 #6    3 [    ]
1-10 N46 #7    6 [    ]
1-10 B23 #7    7 [    ]
1-15 B08 #7   10 [    ]
1-10 N36 #7    4 [    ]
1-10 B26 #7    7 [    ]
1-10 N42 #7   -4 [    ]
1-10 B22 #7   24 [    ]

2ND-SHORT RUN  (1 RUN, 2 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS
2-3  B33 #6   -4 [    ]                                          2-3  B30 #17 to #33     9 [     ]
                                                                 2-3  B46 #17 to #88     - [     ]

2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (4 RUN, 0 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
2-4  B46 #33   4 [    ]
2-5  N05 #6    5 [    ]
2-4  N40 #7    4 [    ]
2-6  N32 #7    8 [    ]

2ND-LONG RUN  (7 RUN, 6 PASS)                                    2ND-LONG PASS
2-7  B23 #17   3 [    ]                                          2-9  N25 #17 to #12     - [     ]
2-14 N46 #33   7 [    ]                                          2-12 N17 #17 to #12     9 [     ]
2-7  N20 #33  -2 [    ]                                          2-7  B47 #17 to #33     - [     ]
2-7  B47 #6    5 [    ]                                          2-10 B12 #17 to #33     - [     ]
2-13 N41 #6    6 [    ]                                          2-8  N40 #17 to #88     7 [     ]
2-10 N24 #7    7 [    ]                                          2-10 B13 #17 to #       - [     ]
2-7  N47 #7    2 [    ]

3RD-SHORT RUN  (2 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
3-2  N48 #6    6 [    ]
3-1  N33 #6    0 [    ]

3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (0 RUN, 2 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
                                                                 3-3  B46 #17 to #1      8 [     ]
                                                                 3-3  N17 #17 to #    SACK [     ]

3RD-LONG RUN  (2 RUN, 8 PASS)                                    3RD-LONG PASS
3-9  N25 #17  10 [    ]                                          3-8  N13 #17 to #1      - [     ]
3-10 B12 #17   4 [    ]                                          3-7  N35 #17 to #1     12 [     ]
                                                                 3-9  N22 #17 to #12     - [     ]
                                                                 3-7  B47 #17 to #33    11 [     ]
                                                                 3-7  N39 #17 to #33    13 [     ]
                                                                 3-7  B29 #17 to #88    11 [     ]
                                                                 3-9  B21 #17 to #    SACK [     ]
                                                                 3-5  N45 #17 to #    SACK [     ]

4TH DOWN RUN  (0 RUN, 2 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS
                                                                 4-15 N29 #17 to #4     29 [     ]
                                                                 4-6  B16 #17 to #87     4 [     ]


Northern Illinois (Sorted by Play type)

1ST DOWN RUN  (19 RUN, 3 PASS)                                   1ST DOWN PASS
1-10 N45 #21   0 [    ]                                          1-10 N33 #12 to #80    10 [     ]
1-10 N43 #28  -3 [    ]                                          1-10 B43 #12 to #80     6 [     ]
1-10 B39 #28   4 [    ]                                          1-10 N41 #12 to #80     6 [     ]
1-10 B12 #28   6 [    ]
1-10 B13 #28  -2 [    ]
1-10 N29 #28   3 [    ]
1-10 N41 #28   5 [    ]
1-10 N30 #3   12 [    ]
1-10 B28 #3   15 [    ]
1-10 N02 #3    1 [    ]
1-10 B28 #8    2 [    ]
1-2  B02 #8    1 [    ]
1-10 N25 #8   -1 [    ]
1-10 N38 #8    3 [    ]
1-2  B02 #8   -3 [    ]
1-10 B24 #8    5 [    ]
1-10 B34 #81  32 [    ]
1-10 N32 #81   2 [    ]
1-10 B20 #TM  -2 [    ]

2ND-SHORT RUN  (0 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   2ND-SHORT PASS

2ND-MIDDLE RUN  (4 RUN, 2 PASS)                                  2ND-MIDDLE PASS
2-5  B05 #12   1 [    ]                                          2-6  B06 #12 to #11     6 [     ]
2-4  B06 #28   6 [    ]                                          2-4  B37 #12 to #80     9 [     ]
2-4  N47 #3   -7 [    ]
2-5  B19 #8    1 [    ]

2ND-LONG RUN  (6 RUN, 5 PASS)                                    2ND-LONG PASS
2-13 N40 #28  11 [    ]                                          2-11 B40 #3  to #10    10 [     ]
2-15 N36 #28  25 [    ]                                          2-12 B15 #3  to #11     6 [     ]
2-7  N32 #3    1 [    ]                                          2-8  N34 #12 to #80     6 [     ]
2-11 N24 #8    2 [    ]                                          2-8  B26 #12 to #80     4 [     ]
2-7  N41 #81  35 [    ]                                          2-10 N45 #12 to #    SACK [     ]
2-12 B22 #TM  -2 [    ]

3RD-SHORT RUN  (3 RUN, 0 PASS)                                   3RD-SHORT PASS
3-2  B49 #28   6 [    ]
3-1  B30 #28   2 [    ]
3-2  N40 #8    5 [    ]

3RD-MIDDLE RUN  (1 RUN, 1 PASS)                                  3RD-MIDDLE PASS
3-4  B22 #8   -1 [    ]                                          3-4  B18 #3  to #11     6 [     ]

3RD-LONG RUN  (1 RUN, 5 PASS)                                    3RD-LONG PASS
3-14 B24 #12  -8 [    ]                                          3-18 N37 #12 to #34     8 [     ]
                                                                 3-6  N33 #3  to #38   INT [     ]
                                                                 3-11 N40 #12 to #8      5 [     ]
                                                                 3-6  B09 #3  to #82     9 [     ]
                                                                 3-9  N26 #3  to #    SACK [     ]

4TH DOWN RUN  (1 RUN, 0 PASS)                                    4TH DOWN PASS
4-22 B32 #12  -7 [    ]