Gameday: Navy vs. Ball State

The Navy Midshipmen host a tough Ball State squad on Saturday. Here is all you need to know about the game and more.


Navy

VS.


Ball State

GAMEDAY INFORMATION
SiteNavy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium (34,000); Annapolis, Md.
Date/TimeSept. 15, 2007; 5:00 p.m. (ET)
TelevisionCSTV
Radio 1430 WNAV Annapolis, Md.; WBAL 1090 AM, Baltimore, Md.; WTWP 1500 AM, Washington, D.C.; WFED 1050 AM, Washington, D.C.; WLRT 1490 AMNorfolk, Va.; WTRI 1520 AM, Frederick, Md.; ESPN Radio 1460 AM, Jacksonville, Fla.
Sirius Radio Channel 119
SCHOOL/ TEAM FACTS
.Ball StateNavy
NicknameCardinalsMidshipmen
ColorsCardinal and WhiteNavy Blue and Gold
Enrollment18,5284,000
ConferenceMid-American Independent
Head CoachBraky HokePaul Johnson
Coach's record16-32 (16-32 at Ball State)100-36 (38-26 at Navy)
Team record1-11-1
SERIES INFORMATION
Series RecordBSU leads, 1-0-0
First Meeting1991, BSU 33-10
Last Meeting1991, BSU 33-10
SCHEDULE/RESULTS
Ball State
Aug. 30 Miami (Ohio), L 14-13
Sep. 8 at E. Michigan, W 38-16
Sep. 15 at Navy
Sep. 22 at Nebraska
Sep. 29 Buffalo
Oct. 6 Central Michigan
Oct. 13 Troy
Oct. 20 at Western Michigan
Oct. 27 at Illinois
Nov. 3 at Indiana
Nov. 13 Toledo
Nov. 24 at Northern Illinois
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Navy
Aug. 31 at Temple, W 30-19
Sep. 7 at Rutgers, L 41-24
Sep. 15 Ball State
Sep. 22 Duke
Sep. 29 Air Force
Oct. 13 at Pittsburgh
Oct. 20 Wake Forest
Oct. 27 Delaware
Nov. 3 at Notre Dame
Nov. 10 at North Texas
Nov. 17 Northern Illinois
Dec. 1 Army
PROJECTED Ball State STARTERS
OFFENSE

TE 88 Darius Hill (6-6, 233 Jr.)
LT 79 Andre Ramsey (6-5, 305, Jr.)
LG 74 Michael Switzer (6-5, 285, Fr.)
C 52 Dan Gerberry (6-3, 287, Jr.)
RG 78 John Purdy (6-6, 320, So.)
RT 71 Robert Brewster (6-5, 312, Jr.)
TE 82 Madaris Grant (6-5, 228, So.)
QB 13 Nate Davis (6-2, 214, So.)
H 33 MiQuale Lewis (5-6, 184, So.)
WR 83 Dan Dunford (5-10, 185, Sr.)
WR 86 Dante Love (5-10, 176, Jr.)
PK 29 Jake Hogue (5-9, 186, Fr.)
DEFENSE

DE 65 Drew Duffin (6-3, 253, Jr.)
NT 98 Troy Davis (5-11, 244, Fr.)
DT 94 Jacob Jordan (6-3, 280, Sr.)
LB 44 Cortlan Booker (6-2, 245, Sr.)
LB 99 Kenny Meeks (6-2, 234, Jr.)
LB 28 Mike Dorulla (6-0, 216, Sr.)
LB 49 Bryant Haines (6-5, 230, Jr.)
CB 3 B.J. Hill (5-7, 180, Jr.)
SS 21 Chris Allen (5-10, 188, Sr.)
FS 23 Marcus McClure (6-0, 184, Jr.)
CB 12 Trey Lewis (6-0, 194, Jr.)
P 35 Chris Miller (6-2, 205, Jr.)

Ball State Roster

PROJECTED NAVY STARTERS
OFFENSE

WR 80 O.J. Washington (5-10, 188, Sr.)
LT 53 Josh Meek (6-1, 274, Sr.)
LG 72 Anthony Gaskins (6-1, 291, Jr.)
C 63 Antron Harper (5-11, 272, Sr.)
RG 74 Ben Gabbard (6-4, 297, Sr.)
RT 75 Andrew McGinn (6-1, 255, Jr.)
WR 89 Tyree Barnes (6-2, 188, Jr.)
SB 28 Zerbin Singleton (5-8, 164, Sr.)
QB 10 Kaipo-N. Kaheaku-E. (5-11, 188 Jr.)
SB 07 Reggie Campbell (5-6, 168, Sr.)
FB 22 Adam Ballard (6-1, 236, Sr.)
PK 19 Matt Harmon (5-10, 182, Jr.)
DEFENSE

LE 92 Chris Kuhar-Pitters (6-2, 258, Sr.)
NG 99 Nate Frazier (6-2, 285, So.)
RE 38 Michael Walsh (6-2, 239, Jr.)
LB 54 Matt Wimsatt (6-1, 216, Sr.)
LB 44 Clint Sovie (5-11, 201, Jr.)
LB 55 Irv Spencer (6-0, 238, Sr.)
LB 59 Matt Nechak (6-4, 244, So.)
CB 18 Rashawn King (6-0, 190, Jr.)
RV 3 Jesse Iwuji (6-1, 179, So.)
FS 17 Jeff Deliz (5-11, 195 Sr.)
CB 11 Ketric Buffin (5-7, 170, Jr.)
PT 31 Greg Veteto (6-1, 178, Sr.)

Navy Roster

STATISTICAL COMPARISON
CategoryNavyBall State
Scoring
Offense
27.025.5
Scoring
Defense
30.0 15.0
Total
Offense
364.0 398.5
Rushing
Offense
307.5 146.5
Passing
Offense
252.0 56.5
Total
Defense
374.5279.0
Rushing
Defense
142.0 142.5
Passing
Defense
232.5 136.5
GOMIDS.COM PREDICTION
Navy 31
Ball State 21

RELATED LINKS
Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium information
Official Ball State Site
Scout.com Ball State Site
Official Navy Site
Scout.com Navy Site
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