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Series Notes (BSU Leads, 2-1)

UCF vs. Ball State Statistical Comparison

Rushing Yards Latavius Murray Storm Johnson Brynn Harvey

1,035 457 242

Jahwan Edwards Horactio Banks Barrington Scott

1,321 585 374

Passing Yards Blake Bortles Jeff Godfrey Rob Calabrese

2,787 38 36

Keith Wenning Kelly Page Jamill Smith

2,878 178 29

Receptions J.J. Worton Jeff Godfrey Rannell Hall

41 36 31

Willie Snead Jamill Smith Zane Fakes

82 69 51

Points Scored Latavius Murray Shawn Moffitt Quincy McDuffie

96 83 54

Steven Schott Jahwan Edwards Willie Snead

120 84 42

Total Tackles Kemal Ishmael Clayton Geathers Terrance Plummer

116 107 102

Travis Freeman Tony Martin Jarrett Swaby

119 86 66

Interceptions Kemal Ishmael A.J. Bouye Lyle Dankenbring Team Category

Total Offense Rushing Offense Passing Offense Passing Efficiency Scoring Offense Total Defense Rushing Defense Passing Defense Passing Efficiency Def. Scoring Defense First Downs For First Downs Against Third Down Conversions Third Downs - Opponents Turnovers-INT/Fumbles TOs Forced-INT/Fumbles Turnover Margin Time of Possession Penalties-Yards

3 3 2

Eric Patterson Quintin Cooper Three with

2 2 1

UCF BSU

400.7 178.7 222.0 144.04 35.2 380.2 162.4 217.8 118.65 22.5 268 269 47% 40% 15-7/8 26-11/15 +11 30:27 52-436

471.3 214.2 257.1 136.09 35.0 459.8 205.8 253.9 143.77 31.5 340 281 48% 42% 16-10/6 14-7/7 -2 31:47 55-561

UCF-BALL STATE PLAYER CONNECTIONS • UCF has one player from the Hoosier State in junior offensive lineman Kelly Davison. • A walk-on this past spring, Davison hails from Washington, which is located southwest of Indianapolis. It is an approximately 172-mile drive to Muncie, which is northeast of Indianapolis. • After graduating from Washington High School, Davison joined the Marines for five years, then attended Vincennes University (Ind.) and Valencia Community College (Fla.) before putting on the pads and earning a spot on the UCF roster. • BSU graduate student and SS Jarrett Swaby was a member of the Knights from 2009-11. • High school connections: -Braden River (Florida) UCF Fr. LB Tyler Linde - BSU Fr. LB Tevin Bryant -North Cobb (Georgia) UCF So. LB Troy Gray - BSU Fr. S Martez Hester UCF-BALL STATE COACHING CONNECTIONS • UCF coaches who have experience in the MAC: -Head Coach George O’Leary (UCF, 2004) -RB Danny Barrett (Buffalo, 2007-09) -DC Jim Fleming (Akron, 2004-09 & KSU, 2010) -TE/ST Allen Mogridge (Buffalo, 2001-02 & 2004-08) • Ball State defensive coordinator and linebackers coach Jay Bateman was an assistant coach at Siena in 1999 before serving as the head coach from 2000-03. UCF offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach Charlie Taaffe graduated from Siena in 1973 where he was a quarterback from 1970-72 and is now a member of the school’s athletics hall of fame. • BSU defensive backs coach Daryl Dixon was

BSU Schedule Date Aug. 30 Sept. 8 Sept. 15 Sept. 22 Sept. 29 Oct. 6 Oct. 13 Oct. 20 Oct. 27 Nov. 6 Nov. 14 Nov. 23 Dec. 21

Opponent Time/Result Eastern Michigan W, 37-26 at #12 Clemson L, 27-52 at Indiana W, 41-39 South Florida W, 31-27 at Kent State L, 43-45 Northern Illinois L, 23-35 Western Michigan W, 30-24 at Central Michigan W, 41-30 at Army W, 30-22 at #25 Toledo W, 34-27 Ohio W, 52-27 at Miami (Ohio) W, 31-24 vs. UCF 7:30 p.m.

born in Oak Hill, Fla. and graduated from New Smyrna Beach High School in 1999. 1996 RECAP - SEPT. 21 IN MUNCIE UCF 0 3 7 0 - BSU 0 16 0 15 - • Total Yards - BSU 337, UCF 281 • Turnovers - UCF 2, BSU 0

1998 RECAP - NOV. 14 IN ORLANDO BSU 0 7 7 0 - 14 UCF 7 0 14 16 - 37 • Total Yards - BSU 409, UCF 402 • Turnovers - BSU 2, UCF 0 2004 RECAP - NOV. 13 IN MUNCIE UCF 7 0 3 7 - BSU 7 7 0 7 - • Total Yards - UCF 327, BSU 254 • Turnovers - UCF 1, BSU 1

Ball State Quick Facts GENERAL INFORMATION Location Muncie, Ind. Founded 1918 Enrollment 17,851 Nickname Cardinals School Colors Cardinal and White Stadium: Scheumann Stadium (22,500) Surface FieldTurf Conference Mid-American (West Division) President Dr. Jo Ann Gora Athletics Director Bill Scholl HEAD COACH PETE LEMBO Alma Mater/Year Georgetown, ‘92 Record at BSU 15-9 (.625) (Second Season) Career Record 94-45 (12th Season)

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ATHLETICS COMMUNICATIONS Assoc. AD - Football SID Joe Hernandez Office Phone 765-285-8242 Cell Phone 765-730-4614 Email jhernand@bsu.edu Secondary Football Contact Paula Haughn Email pmhaughn@bsu.edu Secondary Football Contact Tyson Mathews Email temathews@bsu.edu Office Phone 765-285-8242 FOOTBALL INFORMATION 2012 Overall Record 9-3 (.750) 2012 MAC Record 6-2 (.750) Bowl Games 7, last GMAC Bowl, Jan. 6, 2009 Bowl Game Record 0-6-1

UCF vs. Ball State - The Matchup The Series

• UCF and Ball State last met as members of the MAC - a 21-17 BSU win in 2004 in Muncie. Overall, the Cardinals are 2-1 in the series including a 2-0 record at home, while UCF is 1-0 at home. • The Cardinals won the turnover battle in 1996 (+2), the Knights won it 1998 (+2) and it was even Breaking it Down in 2004. Series Record........... BSU, 2-1 • Ball State has been held to under In Orlando................ UCF, 1-0 175 passing yards in every meetIn Muncie.................. BSU,2-0 ing with the Knights. First Meeting... Sept. 21, 1996 • UCF holds a 1-5 record vs. teams ............................. BSU, 31-10 from the Hoosier State. 14

Beef ‘O’ Brady’s Bowl - Dec. 21, 2012

Scouting the Ball State Cardinals

• Ball State has won six-straight games to bring its record to 9-3 this year, and it finished 6-2 in the MAC highlighted by a victory at then-No. 25 Toledo. • BSU is tied for 14th in the FBS with just six fumbles lost. • Junior quarterback Keith Wenning boasts a 65.5 completion percentage, and started 33-straight games until missing the regularseason finale with an injury. • Senior MLB Travis Freeman leads all active players in the country with 455 career tackles, including 119 in 2012. • The offensive line is tied for eighth in the FBS by allowing only .83 sacks per game.

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2012 UCF Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl Guide  

Official media guide for the Knights' trip to St. Petersburg for their fifth bowl game in the last eight seasons.

2012 UCF Beef 'O' Brady's Bowl Guide  

Official media guide for the Knights' trip to St. Petersburg for their fifth bowl game in the last eight seasons.

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