Ball State," AU Athletic Director Jay Jacobs says. "In these difficult times I hope that Saturday's game can be an enjoyable diversion to those who have been impacted by Hurricane Katrina."
Kickoff is set for 1:30 p.m. as the 1-1 Tigers take on the 0-2 Cardinals from the Mid-American Conference. This is just the second meeting between the two teams in football. Auburn was a 30-0 winner in 2001.
Auburn was a 28-0 winner last week vs. Mississippi State while Ball State fell 40-31 to Bowling Green.