Ball St. Rumors & News

  • MAC suspends two officials after embarrassing ending to Ball State-Eastern Michigan

    College Basketball Talk "The MAC has suspended two of the officials involved in the wild and, frankly, embarrassing ending to double-overtime in Ball State’s win over Eastern Michigan on Saturday. “The final play of the game was not handled appropriately by several officials and unfortunately took away from what was a..." January 25

  • Ball State freshman Tahjai Teague sidelined 10-12 weeks

    Indianapolis Star "Ball State's men's basketball team will get the benefit of an early start with summer practices leading into its August Bahamas trip. Prized freshman Tahjai Teague, however, will not get to share in the early start. As the team went through its third of eight practices Tuesday, Teague sat in a..." July 22

  • Tayler Persons transfer a major addition for Ball State

    Indianapolis Star "Former Kokomo standout and Northern Kentucky transfer Tayler Persons announced his commitment to Ball State on Friday night. Persons' pledge secures a major piece for the future for coach James Whitford. Persons averaged 13.1 points, 4.6 rebounds and 3.7 assists and was named Atlantic Sun..." May 19

  • Manhattan adds former Ball State point guard Zavier Turner

    College Basketball Talk "Manhattan added a point guard to its roster Friday night, as former Ball State guard Zavier Turner will be making the move from the MAC to the MAAC. The news was first reported by, and after sitting out the 2015-16 season Turner will have two seasons to play under Manhattan head coach..." April 27

  • Ex-Bearcat Davis cleared, Tyler ineligible for BSU

    The Star Press "The flow of news Friday followed a very familiar pattern for the Ball State men's basketball team. Gain a guard, lose a guard. Head coach James Whitford told The Star Press guard Jeremiah Davis III was medically cleared to practice and play, though it's unclear if he'll suit up Saturday..." January 03

  • Foot injury to sideline Ball State guard eight to ten weeks

    College Basketball Talk "As Ball State looks to rebound from a 6-25 campaign in its first season under head coach James Whitford, one of the players expected to help out on the perimeter was junior guard Jeremiah Davis III. Davis, who transferred in from Cincinnati, didn’t see much playing time as a Bearcat but that was..." October 31

  • Judge rules against NCAA in revolutionary O'Bannon case

    ESPN "In a landmark decision, a federal judge ruled Friday that the NCAA is in violation of the nation's antitrust laws by restricting the compensation that major college football and men's basketball student-athletes can receive for use of their names, images and likenesses. U.S. District Court..." August 08