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Ball State Cardinals

Location: Muncie, Indiana ▪ Colors: Cardinal & White
Stadium: Scheumann Stadium (cap. 22,500)
Record: 41 Years, 233-222-4, .512 W-L% (Major School)

Conference: MAC
Conference Champion: 5 Times
Bowls: 7 Bowls, 0-7, .000 W-L% (Major Bowls)

Ranked in AP Poll: 0 Times (Preseason), 0 Times (Final), 10 Weeks (Total)

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41 Years

Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
1 2015 MAC Pete Lembo (0-0)
2 2014 MAC 5 7 0 .417 -8.35 -8.68 Pete Lembo (5-7)
3 2013 MAC 10 3 0 .769 2.29 -9.55 Pete Lembo (10-3) GoDaddy.com Bowl-L
4 2012 MAC 9 4 0 .692 -1.60 -3.52 Pete Lembo (9-4) Beef O'Brady's Bowl-L
5 2011 MAC 6 6 0 .500 -4.38 -0.46 Pete Lembo (6-6)
6 2010 MAC 4 8 0 .333 -14.83 -9.16 Stan Parrish (4-8)
7 2009 MAC 2 10 0 .167 -15.38 -7.05 Stan Parrish (2-10)
8 2008 MAC 12 2 0 .857 6.26 -7.03 12 Brady Hoke (12-1)
Stan Parrish (0-1)
GMAC Bowl-L
9 2007 MAC 7 6 0 .538 -2.88 -4.88 Brady Hoke (7-6) International Bowl-L
10 2006 MAC 5 7 0 .417 -5.52 -6.43 Brady Hoke (5-7)
11 2005 MAC 4 7 0 .364 -7.31 0.87 Brady Hoke (4-7)
12 2004 MAC 2 9 0 .182 -15.30 -5.66 Brady Hoke (2-9)
13 2003 MAC 4 8 0 .333 -10.31 -2.40 Brady Hoke (4-8)
14 2002 MAC 6 6 0 .500 -8.30 -5.30 Bill Lynch (6-6)
15 2001 MAC 5 6 0 .455 -9.24 -7.61 Bill Lynch (5-6)
16 2000 MAC 5 6 0 .455 -9.96 -4.41 Bill Lynch (5-6)
17 1999 MAC 0 11 0 .000 -23.79 -6.97 Bill Lynch (0-11)
18 1998 MAC 1 10 0 .091 -21.88 -7.16 Bill Lynch (1-10)
19 1997 MAC 5 6 0 .455 -7.74 -5.83 Bill Lynch (5-6)
20 1996 MAC 8 4 0 .667 -3.41 -8.83 Bill Lynch (8-4) Las Vegas Bowl-L
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
21 1995 MAC 7 4 0 .636 -4.34 -6.15 Bill Lynch (7-4)
22 1994 MAC 5 5 1 .500 -14.70 -12.24 Paul Schudel (5-5-1)
23 1993 MAC 8 3 1 .708 -7.87 -12.45 Paul Schudel (8-3-1) Las Vegas Bowl-L
24 1992 MAC 5 6 0 .455 -10.01 -7.38 Paul Schudel (5-6)
25 1991 MAC 6 5 0 .545 -6.07 -7.89 Paul Schudel (6-5)
26 1990 MAC 7 4 0 .636 -9.13 -13.85 Paul Schudel (7-4)
27 1989 MAC 7 3 2 .667 -9.79 -13.38 Paul Schudel (7-3-2) California Bowl-L
28 1988 MAC 8 3 0 .727 -2.49 -11.58 Paul Schudel (8-3)
29 1987 MAC 4 7 0 .364 -13.56 -10.56 Paul Schudel (4-7)
30 1986 MAC 6 5 0 .545 -12.24 -12.97 Paul Schudel (6-5)
31 1985 MAC 4 7 0 .364 -15.83 -9.64 Paul Schudel (4-7)
32 1984 MAC 3 8 0 .273 -16.96 -6.68 Dwight Wallace (3-8)
33 1983 MAC 6 5 0 .545 -9.61 -6.88 Dwight Wallace (6-5)
34 1982 MAC 5 6 0 .455 -16.40 -12.95 Dwight Wallace (5-6)
35 1981 MAC 4 7 0 .364 -12.28 -8.19 Dwight Wallace (4-7)
36 1980 MAC 6 5 0 .545 -5.69 -9.24 Dwight Wallace (6-5)
37 1979 MAC 6 5 0 .545 -2.74 -7.29 Dwight Wallace (6-5)
38 1978 MAC 10 1 0 .909 2.74 -12.35 Dwight Wallace (10-1)
39 1977 MAC 9 2 0 .818 2.90 -10.65 Dave McClain (9-2)
40 1976 MAC 8 3 0 .727 -4.63 -13.54 Dave McClain (8-3)
Rk Year Conf W L T Pct SRS SOS AP Pre AP High AP Post Coach(es) Bowl Notes
41 1975 MAC 9 2 0 .818 0.84 -5.79 Dave McClain (9-2)