Indianapolis Star
College Football
BOXSCORE
Ball State 38, Buffalo 28
When: 7:30 PM   ET ,  Friday, December 18, 2020
Where: Ford Field, Detroit, Michigan
Attendance: 0
Final Scoring Summary
 
Final 1 2 3 4 T
Ball State 7 28 3 0 38
Buffalo 14 7 7 0 28
SCORING
Scoring Summary
1st Quarter - 11:59
Buffalo   TD  Buffalo 7 - Ball State 0
Jaret Patterson 3 yd. run (Alex McNulty kick)
1st Quarter - 7:47
Ball State   TD  Buffalo 7 - Ball State 7
Yo'Heinz Tyler 10 yd. pass from Drew Plitt (Jack Knight kick)
1st Quarter - 3:41
Buffalo   TD  Buffalo 14 - Ball State 7
Trevor Wilson 24 yd. pass from Kyle Vantrease (Alex McNulty kick)
2nd Quarter - 8:49
Ball State   TD  Buffalo 14 - Ball State 14
Drew Plitt 1 yd. run (Jacob Lewis kick)
2nd Quarter - 7:31
Buffalo   TD  Buffalo 21 - Ball State 14
Kyle Vantrease 1 yd. run (Alex McNulty kick)
2nd Quarter - 5:55
Ball State   TD  Buffalo 21 - Ball State 21
Justin Hall 9 yd. pass from Drew Plitt (Jacob Lewis kick)
2nd Quarter - 1:30
Ball State   TD  Buffalo 21 - Ball State 28
Jalen McGaughy 56 yd. pass from Drew Plitt (Jacob Lewis kick)
2nd Quarter - 0:48
Ball State   TD  Buffalo 21 - Ball State 35
Christian Albright 34 yd. fumble recovery (Jacob Lewis kick)
3rd Quarter - 9:10
Ball State   FG  Buffalo 21 - Ball State 38
Jacob Lewis 21 yd. field goal
3rd Quarter - 1:16
Buffalo   TD  Buffalo 28 - Ball State 38
Kevin Marks Jr. 67 yd. run (Alex McNulty kick)
TEAMS
Team Records
  Ball State Buffalo
W‑L 6 - 1 - 0 5 - 1 - 0
Conference 6 - 1 - 0 5 - 1 - 0
Team Stats
  Ball State Buffalo
Score 38 28
1st Downs 22 24
3rd Down Efficiency 7-for-17
41%
4-for-13
31%
4th Down Efficiency 1-for-1
100%
0-for-3
0%
Total Yards 439 499
Rushing
Rushes-Net Yards 47-166 29-134
Average/Rush 3.5 4.6
Passing
Comp-Att 20-32 29-42
Passing Yards 273 365
Average/Pass Play 7.6 8.5
Penalties-Yards 3-25 3-20
Fumbles-Lost 1-0 1-1
Interceptions Thrown 1 1
Time of Possession 32:39 27:21
PLAYER STATS
Ball State (6 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
D. Plitt 20/32 273 3 1
Buffalo (5 - 1)
Passing
  COMP/ATT YDS TD INT
K. Vantrease 29/42 365 1 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
T. Evans 18 94 5.2 0
J. Hall 6 55 9.2 0
W. Jones 13 33 2.5 0
D. Plitt 10 -16 -1.6 1
Rushing
  ATT YDS AVG TD
K. Marks Jr. 9 93 10.3 1
J. Patterson 18 47 2.6 1
K. Vantrease 2 -6 -3.0 1
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
Y. Tyler 6 91 15.2 1
A. Davis 5 69 13.8 0
J. McGaughy 1 56 56.0 1
J. Hall 5 45 9.0 1
I. James 1 9 9.0 0
C. Rudy 1 2 2.0 0
D. Koch 1 1 1.0 0
Receiving
  REC YDS AVG TD
A. Nunn 13 182 14.0 0
T. Wilson 6 118 19.7 1
Z. Lefebvre 5 46 9.2 0
J. Ruiz 3 29 9.7 0
K. Marks Jr. 2 -10 -5.0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
A. Phillips 1 0 0
Interceptions
  NO. YDS TD
J. Patterson 1 -6 0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
J. Daw 1.0 9.0
Sacks
  NO. YDS
T. Woods Jr. 2.0 14.0
M. Koonce 1.0 8.0
G. Wolo 1.0 4.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
J. Daw 3.0 19.0
J. Sape 2.0 5.0
Tackles For Loss
  NO. YDS
T. Woods Jr. 3.0 16.0
M. Koonce 1.5 8.0
G. Wolo 1.5 5.0
E. Wilson 1.0 1.0
K. Wright 0.5 1.0
J. Patterson 0.5 0.0
Fumbles
  NO.
D. Plitt 1
Fumbles
  NO.
K. Vantrease 1