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Football Bowl Subdivision
NCAA Game Summary - Ball State at Buffalo

(Friday, November 12th)

Final Score: Ball State 20, Buffalo 3

Buffalo, NY (Sports Network) - Keith Wenning threw for 174 yards and a touchdown as the Ball State Cardinals downed the Buffalo Bulls, 20-3, in a Mid-American Conference game at UB Stadium.

Wenning was 18-of-26 through the air for Ball State (4-7, 3-4 MAC). Eric Williams rushed for 109 yards on 27 carries in the victory.

Jerry Davis was just 5-of-16 through the air for the Bulls (2-8, 1-5), who accumulated only 144 yards in total offense. Davis was intercepted twice.

Buffalo opened the scoring on A.J. Principe's 49-yard field goal with three minutes left in the first quarter.

Ball State took the lead when Wenning found Otis Brown with a 32-yard touchdown pass on the first play of the second quarter. Ian McGarvey's 40- yard field goal extended the Cardinals' lead to 10-3 with a minute-and-a-half left before halftime.

The Cardinals scored off a turnover in the opening seconds of the third quarter when Sean Baker returned a Buffalo fumble 26 yards for a score.

McGarvey added a 32-yard field goal with :43 left in the third period.

Ball State accumulated 323 yards in total offense.

Buffalo averaged just 2.7 yards per offensive snap.

11/12 22:37:18 ET