Indianapolis Star
College Football
BOXSCORE
Ball State 31, Northern Illinois 25
When: 7:00 PM   ET ,  Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Where: Scheumann Stadium, Muncie, Indiana
Attendance: 859
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Northern Illinois 7 7 0 11 25
Ball State 0 14 6 11 31
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 12:04
Northern Illinois   TD  Ball State 0 - Northern Illinois 7
Tyrice Richie 17 yd. pass from Ross Bowers (John Richardson kick)
2nd Quarter - 14:40
Ball State   TD  Ball State 7 - Northern Illinois 7
Antwan Davis 5 yd. pass from Drew Plitt (Jack Knight kick)
2nd Quarter - 11:39
Northern Illinois   TD  Ball State 7 - Northern Illinois 14
Erin Collins 2 yd. run (John Richardson kick)
2nd Quarter - 4:29
Ball State   TD  Ball State 14 - Northern Illinois 14
Amechi Uzodinma II 71 yd. interception return (Jack Knight kick)
3rd Quarter - 5:12
Ball State   TD  Ball State 20 - Northern Illinois 14
Caleb Huntley 3 yd. run (pass failed)
4th Quarter - 12:17
Ball State   TD  Ball State 28 - Northern Illinois 14
Yo'Heinz Tyler 7 yd. pass from Drew Plitt (Antwan Davis pass from Drew Plitt)
4th Quarter - 7:09
Northern Illinois   TD  Ball State 28 - Northern Illinois 22
Erin Collins 3 yd. run (Daniel Crawford pass from Ross Bowers)
4th Quarter - 2:20
Ball State   FG  Ball State 31 - Northern Illinois 22
Jack Knight 33 yd. field goal
4th Quarter - 0:44
Northern Illinois   FG  Ball State 31 - Northern Illinois 25
John Richardson 41 yd. field goal
TEAMS
Team Records
  Northern Illinois Ball State
W‑L 0 - 3 - 0 2 - 1 - 0
Conference 0 - 3 - 0 2 - 1 - 0
Team Stats
  Northern Illinois Ball State
Score 25 31
1st Downs 24 23
3rd Down Efficiency 6-for-13
46%
7-for-12
58%
4th Down Efficiency 2-for-2
100%
0-for-1
0%
Total Yards 412 415
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 32-112 44-201
Average/Rush 3.5 4.6
Passing
Comp-Att 27-41 17-25
Passing Yards 300 214
Average/Pass Play 7.0 7.6
Penalties-Yards 7-67 6-50
Fumbles-Lost 0-0 0-0
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 32:10 27:50
PLAYER STATS
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
R. Bowers 27/40 300 1 1
Ball State (2 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Plitt 17/25 214 2 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
H. Waylee 17 63 3.7 0
E. Collins 8 46 5.8 2
T. Richie 2 9 4.5 0
A. Haidet 1 1 1.0 0
R. Bowers 4 -7 -1.8 0
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
C. Huntley 25 103 4.1 1
T. Evans 5 60 12.0 0
J. Hall 2 22 11.0 0
D. Plitt 10 20 2.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
T. Richie 11 108 9.8 1
T. Rudolph 5 95 19.0 0
D. Crawford 6 52 8.7 0
C. Tucker 4 41 10.2 0
H. Waylee 1 4 4.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
Y. Tyler 7 108 15.4 1
J. Hall 7 73 10.4 0
A. Davis 2 18 9.0 1
C. Rudy 1 15 15.0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
D. Thomas 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
A. Uzodinma II 1 71 1
Sacks
  NO. YDS
D. Lafayette 1.0 8.0
D. O'Malley 1.0 8.0
P. Oppong 0.5 3.0
M. Baggett 0.5 2.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Thomas 1.0 9.0
A. Ekpe 0.5 5.0
C. Agyemang 0.5 5.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
D. Lafayette 1.0 8.0
D. O'Malley 1.0 8.0
P. Oppong 0.5 3.0
M. Baggett 0.5 2.0
J. Ester 0.5 1.0
D. Taylor 0.5 1.0
D. Rayner 0.5 0.0
R. Thomas 0.5 0.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
J. Thomas 2.0 11.0
C. Agyemang 1.0 6.0
B. Cosby 1.0 1.0
A. Ekpe 0.5 5.0
B. Martin 0.5 1.0
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles
Fumbles
  NO.
No fumbles