Ball State Rumors & News

  • Ex-Irish DL Bruce Heggie transfers to Ball State

    College Football Talk "On June 21, 2012, Ball State announced the addition of Brandon Newman, a transfer defensive lineman from Notre Dame. Nearly two years to the day, it’s lather (with Irish Spring), rinse and repeat for the Cardinals. In a release, Ball State announced that Bruce Heggie has transferred into..." June 19

  • Report: Ball State to make Lembo highest paid coach in MAC

    College Football Talk "Ball State will make head coach Pete Lembo the highest paid coach in the MAC as part of a five-year contract extension. According to Bruce Feldman of CBSSports.com, who was first to report the contract extension, Ball State will also improve various aspects of the football program to provide for..." March 20

  • Report: Hawkeye quarterback Cody Sokol looking to transfer

    Hawk Central "Cody Sokol, who was part of a three-man race for the starting quarterback position at Iowa this fall, is apparently looking for another place to finish his career. According to Hawkeye Report, Sokol has indicated that he would visit Louisiana Tech and Ball State. Sokol, who was born in Des..." February 28

  • Ball State hires Georgetown coach Kevin Kelly as its DC

    Ball State Sports "Kevin Kelly, who has served as the head football coach at Georgetown from 2007-13, has been named the defensive coordinator/inside linebackers coach for the Ball State Cardinals, according to fourth-year head coach Pete Lembo. “We are very fortunate to bring a defensive coach with Kevin’s..." February 03

  • Predicting Destinations for Top 25 Uncommitted 2014 College Football Recruits

    Bleacher Report "Top uncommitted recruits are without a doubt the hottest commodities on the recruiting trail right now. At this point, many of the nation's best prospects have a decision on where they are going to college. Yet some recruits are still mulling their options. That means college coaches are..." January 20

  • Ball State's Keith Wenning stands out at Shrine Game workouts

    NFL.com "A driving rainstorm led to alternative workouts at the East-West Shrine Game on Tuesday, but scouts were still able to take a long, hard look at some of the hidden gems in the 2014 draft class. Although it's tough to assess pro potential while watching prospects move around on carpet inside an..." January 15