2005 Ball State Cardinals football team

The 2005 Ball State Cardinals football team represented Ball State University during the 2005 NCAA Division I-A football season. Ball State competed as a member of the West Division of the Mid-American Conference (MAC). The Cardinals were led by Brady Hoke in his third year as head coach.

2005 Ball State Cardinals football
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ConferenceMid-American Conference
DivisionWest
2005 record4–7 (4–4 MAC)
Head coachBrady Hoke (3rd season)
Home stadiumBall State Stadium
Seasons
← 2004
2006 →
2005 Mid-American Conference football standings
Conf     Overall
Team   W   L         W   L  
East Division
Akron xy$   5 3         7 6  
Miami x   5 3         7 4  
Bowling Green x   5 3         6 5  
Ohio   3 5         4 7  
Buffalo   1 7         1 10  
Kent State   0 8         1 10  
West Division
Northern Illinois xy   6 2         7 5  
Toledo x   6 2         9 3  
Western Michigan   5 3         7 4  
Central Michigan   5 3         6 5  
Ball State   4 4         4 7  
Eastern Michigan   3 5         4 7  
Championship: Akron 31, NIU 30
  • $ – Conference champion
  • x – Division champion/co-champions

ScheduleEdit

DateTimeOpponentSiteTVResultAttendance
September 312:00 PMat No. 11 Iowa*ESPN+L 0–5670,585
September 108:00 PMBowling GreenL 31–4017,460
September 172:30 PMat Auburn*PPVL 3–6378,427
October 11:00 PMat No. 21 Boston College*L 0–3840,162
October 87:00 PMat Western MichiganCLW 60–57 5OT18,183
October 153:00 PMToledo 
  • Ball State Stadium
  • Muncie, Indiana
L 14–3416,533
October 222:00 PMat OhioESPN+L 21–3817,959
October 294:05 PMat Northern IllinoisESPN+W 31–1718,732
November 52:00 PMAkron
  • Ball State Stadium
  • Muncie, Indiana
W 23–1710,401
November 126:00 PMat Eastern MichiganCLW 26–253,167
November 1912:00 PMCentral Michigan
  • Ball State Stadium
  • Muncie, Indiana
CLL 24–31 OT7,386

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "2005 Ball State Cardinals Schedule and Results". Retrieved December 3, 2012.