Western Michigan at Ball State

Ball St. 30, W. Michigan 24, OT


MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) - Jahwan Edwards ran for three touchdowns, including one in overtime, to lift Ball State over Western Michigan 30-24 on Saturday night.

Edwards gave Ball State a homecoming victory with a 15-yard run during overtime. Edwards' first touchdown was an 11-yard run in the first quarter. He later scored on a 23-yard run. Edwards finished with 23 carries for 138 yards.

Steven Schott made a field goal for Ball State (4-3, 2-2 Mid-American Conference). Jamill Smith caught an 11-yard touchdown pass from Keith Wenning to put the Cardinals in front 24-21 late in the fourth quarter. Wenning was 27 of 43 for 265 yards.

For the Broncos, Tyler Van Tubbergen threw a 45-yard touchdown pass to Josh Schaffer. Antoin Scriven and Brian Fields rushed for touchdowns.

The game went into overtime after Andrew Haldeman made a 52-yard field goal for Western Michigan (3-4, 1-2 Mid-American Conference) with 0.5 seconds remaining.

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Scoring Summary
BALLSTJahwan Edwards 11 yd run (Steven Schott kick)
WMICHAntoin Scriven 1 yd run (Andrew Haldeman kick)
WMICHJosh Schaffer 45 yd pass from Tyler Van Tubbergen (Andrew Haldeman kick)
WMICHBrian Fields 23 yd run (Andrew Haldeman kick)
BALLSTSteven Schott 34 yd FG
BALLSTJahwan Edwards 23 yd run (Steven Schott kick)
BALLSTJamill Smith 11 yd pass from Keith Wenning (Steven Schott kick)
WMICHAndrew Haldeman 52 yd FG
BALLSTJahwan Edwards 15 yd run
Team Stats
First Downs2330
Third Down Efficiency1-97-17
Fourth Down Efficiency0-02-4
Plays-Net Yards69-42488-433
Passing Yds202265
Kick Return Yds6632
Punt Return Yds091
Time of Poss.26:5833:2
Individual Stats
WMICH: Dareyon Chance 11-116, Brian Fields 18-96, Antoin Scriven 4-10, Tyler Van Tubbergen 3-3, Team 2--3
BALLST: Jahwan Edwards 23-138, Barrington Scott 10-51, Horactio Banks 2-3, Scott Kovanda 1--7, Jamill Smith 1--7, Keith Wenning 8--10
WMICH: Tyler Van Tubbergen 16-31-202-2
BALLST: Keith Wenning 27-43-265-1
WMICH: Josh Schaffer 6-90, Jaime Wilson 5-60, Blake Hammond 2-39, Dareyon Chance 1-11, Eric Monette 1-5, Brian Fields 1--3
BALLST: Willie Snead 9-147, Zane Fakes 6-31, Jamill Smith 4-27, Connor Ryan 3-11, KeVonn Mabon 2-28, Chris Shillings 2-18, Horactio Banks 1-3
Western Michigan1st Mid American West8-013-1
Ball State6th Mid American West1-74-8

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