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39 23/06/2022

Ball State vs. Buffalo
Nov. 23 | 7 p.m.

Radio: 104.1 WLBC
Live Stats:
Tickets: or 888.BSU.TICKET
ADDRESS: The address for Scheumann Stadium is 2800 W Bethel Ave. Muncie, IN, 47304,
Click here for directions (Parking Information)

ADA: All games at Scheumann Stadium are accessible to wheelchairs and guest with disabilities.
Please call the Stoops Buick GMC Ticket Center at 888.BSU.Ticket to make ADA accommodations. Wheelchair companion seating is also available inside the stadium.

ADA parking is located in the western most row of the 'Gold Parking Lot' as well as the western most row of 'Cardinal Parking Lot.' Individuals can park in either location with a valid handicap permit (license plate/mirror tag) along with a previously purchased football parking pass. If individuals do not possess a Ball State Football parking permit, there is a $10 charge to park in any handicap parking space. Additionally, a shuttle can be arranged to assist fans from their vehicles to the stadium entrance gates by contacting parking attendants on the way into each lot.

ANIMALS: Animals are not permitted inside Scheumann Stadium with the exception of service animals with proper credentials.

BANNERS/FLAGS/SIGNS: Signs are permitted inside Scheumann Stadium, provided they are no larger than a standard piece of poster board and are in good taste.

BEER: Beer is available for those 21 and over inside Gates 1 and 4 and in the northeast corner of the stadium near the hill. Please refresh responsibly. The fan favorite "Ball and Brew Pack" makes its return, the offer features a general admission game ticket along with vouchers for two Metazoa Brewing beers for just $20! For more information or to purchase CLICK HERE or call 888.BSU.TICKET

BOTTLES/CANS/ OUTSIDE BEVERAGES: No outside food or beverages will be permitted inside Scheumann stadium. This includes bottled water, cans, or glass bottles

CHAIRBACKS: Padded chairback stadium seats are available for sale at the Stoops Buick/GMC Ticket Center at Gate 3 on game day for $10. Outside chairback seats are prohibited.

CHARLIETOWN: Join the Ball State Alumni Association and Ball State Athletics on the northwest side of the Alumni Center for CharlieTown Tailgates two hours prior to each of these home games: September 2, September 25, October 2, and October 23.
Don't miss the food trucks, fun, entertainment, and camaraderie, plus free giveaways at these FREE spirited tailgates!

CODE OF CONDUCT: Spectators are not allowed on the field at any time. Fans are also prohibited from throwing items onto the field.Such behavior will result in removal from the stadium.

Ball State reserves the right to remove from individuals whose behavior disrupts players, coaches, officials or other fans.No refunds will be given in these cases.
Threatening or inconsiderate behavior such as profane and abusive language, use of tobacco, fighting, and drunkenness will not be tolerated and can result in ejection, arrest, and/or loss of season ticket privileges.

Standing on seats/bleachers, and throwing of any objects in the stands or onto the field, is also prohibited. Should you observe any of this disruptive behavior, please notify the nearest event staff member or law enforcement officer.

NCAA policy prevents fans from entering the field of play unless they are properly credentialed or accompanied by an authorized staff member. Violators are subject to arrest.

CODE OF CONDUCT ENFORCEMENT: Students involved in prohibitive or disruptive behavior will be subject to disciplinary action through the Dean of Students Office and Ball State Student Code of Conduct. Students enjoy the rights and privileges that they gain as a member of the university community and are subject to the responsibilities which accompany that membership.

Ball State Athletics reserves the right to remove the ticket holder from the premises if in the sole opinion of the security personnel his or her conduct endangers or disrupts the players, coaches, officials, or fans. Ball State Athletics thanks you for your support.

CONCESSIONS: Concession stands by A-Team Concessions are conveniently located throughout the stadium by gates 1, 2 and 3 as well as both east and west entrances to the general admission seating on the hill. The concession stands feature Pepsi products, fresh popcorn, jumbo hot dogs, hamburgers, nachos, jumbp pretzels, Chick-Fil-A sandwiches, Blue Bunny ice cream treats and more! Check out the Charlie Cardinal Combo which features a hot dog, chips and a drink for just $6!

Effective Monday, August 9, 2021, in keeping with updated guidance from the CDC, all employees, students, and campus visitors must wear a mask while inside any University building, this includes the suites at Scheumann Stadium. For more information visit the Cardinals Care site.

ELEVATORS: An elevator to access club, suite and press box levels is located on the concourse between gates two and three on the west side of the stadium. Alcoholic beverages are not allowed to be taken on the elevators from the suite and club levels down to the main concourse.

EVACUATION: There is an evacuation plan video that shows pregame.

FAMILY ZONE: Enjoy bounce houses, face painters, and more family fun in the Ball State Family Zone, located on the hill behind the North end zone.

Fight team fight for Ball State
We must win this game
Onward now you Cardinals
Bring glory to your name
Fight! Fight! Fight!

Here's to both our colors
Cardinal and White
Praying for a victory
So fight, fight, fight!

FIRST AID/MEDICAL SERVICES: First Aid is available from on-site EMTs. If medical emergencies occur during the game, please contact the on-site security staff. Location Gates: Gates open 90 minutes prior to kick-off. Fans may enter through Gates 1-4 on the West side of the stadium or Gate 5 on the East side of the stadium.

GAME DAY SCHEDULE - NOVEMBER 23, 2021 vs. Buffalo
Real TimeScoreboard timeEvent
4:00 PM0:00Parking lots open / Ticket Office Opens
5:30 PM90:00Gates open
6:56 PM4:00Ball State enters field
6:57 PM3:00Coin Toss
7:00 PM0:00Kick-off

GATE TIMES: Stadium gates open 90 minutes prior to kickoff. Times are subject to change

GEAR: Get your official Ball State Cardinal gear from the Ball State Bookstore located inside of Gate 1. Merchandise is also available online at

KIDS CLUB: The Cardinal Kids Club is the official club for young Cardinal fans. With your kids club membership you will receive the following:The Cardinal Kids Club is open to all children ages 13 and under. The cost to join is just $35 for your first child and $17.50 for each addition in your immediate family. Fans with questions about the Cardinal Kids Club should contact the Ball State Marketing and Fan Engagement office by email at or by phone at (765) 285-1474. You can also find Kids Club informationright here.

LOST AND FOUND: Lost items should be turned into a Scheumann Stadium event staff member.

NEWS/ANNOUNCEMENTS: Stay connected! Keep up to date with official Ball State Cardinals news and announcements:
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  • Parking is availble to all fans in the Green lot ($10.00)
  • RV's, buses, oversized vehicles and vehicles pulling large grills will be assigned to this lot near the baseball field ($25.00)
  • Free Parking is available near Worthen Arena and Cardinal Creek.
  • Season ticket holders are given a complimentary parking pass for the Premium Lots (Gold, White, Cardinal and Purple) based on their annual contribution to the Cardinal Varsity Club.
  • Need to drop someone off at the game? Enter the stadium complex via Bahlmann Way (aka Alumni/Donor/VIP Drive) off Bethel Ave. and drop off at the Alumni Center circle area.
  • Traffic Advisory:
  • PROHIBITED ITEMS: Certain items are prohibited inside Scheumann Stadium. This list includes artificial noisemakers such as cowbells, air horns, umbrellas, etc.; any outside food or drink, including alcoholic beverages, cans or coolers; outside chairbacks; and animals or pets (excluding service animals).

    PROMOTIONS: More Promotions Here!
    Sept. 27:00 PMWestern IllinoisRun It Back/United Way Day
    Sept. 25th2:00 PMToledoFamily Weekend
    Oct. 2nd5:00 PMArmyCity of Muncie Day
    Oct. 23rd3:30 PMMiami Homecoming
    Nov. 17th7:00 PMCentral MichiganBall State Dance Marathon Night
    Nov. 23rd7:00 PMBuffaloSenior Day

    RESTROOMS: Restrooms can be found in the northeast and northwest corners of the stadium on either side of the hill, on the concourse under the west side grandstand or behind the east bleachers.

    SMOKING POLICY: Ball State University is a Tobacco Free Campus, which includes the ban of electronic cigarettes. This policy is in effect at all Ball State Athletic facilities, including Scheumann Stadium. We request and appreciate your adherence and compliance with this University policy. Game Day Staff will be monitoring for those in violation and request such action be ceased. Violators are subject to ejection.

    SOLICITATION: No unauthorized solicitation on Scheumann Stadium grounds unless approved by Ball State Sports Properties.

    2021 Game DaysSponsors
    September 2nd
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    October 23rd
    November 17th
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    SPORTSMANSHIP POLICY: The Mid-American Conference and its member institutions promote good sportsmanship by their student athletes, coaches and fans. We request your cooperation by supporting the participants and officials in a positive manner. Profanity, racist or sexist comments, or other intimidating actions directed at officials, players, coaches, or team representatives will not be tolerated and is cause for removal of Scheumann Stadium.

    STUDENTS: Student seating at Scheumann Stadium is in the South End Zone stands, with entry at Gate 4. Ball State student football tickets are mobile tickets and should be claimed via BallStateSports.Com/Students

    TAILGATING: Tailgate Town (presented by Woof Boom Radio) Featuring live action broadcasts from members of the Woof Boom Radio family and on-site activation from Official Corporate Partners.TICKETS: The Stoops Buick/GMC Ticket Center at Scheumann Stadium opens 3 hours prior to kickoff. For information on tickets, pricing and where to purchase visit and click tickets or you may also call the Stoops Buick/GMC Ticket Center at (765)285-1474. The main Stoops Buick/GMC Ticket Center is located inside Worthen Arena on the lower level at Gate 1. The Stoops Buick/GMC Ticket Center is open from 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

    Single Game Tickets – click here to purchase
  • Reserved Seating - $25

  • Season TicketsChild Ticket Policy

    Lost or Stolen Tickets

    WILL CALL: Home Team, Visiting Team & General Will Call is located at the ticket windows inside of Gate 3.

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