2019-2020 Ball State Cardinals

2019-2020 Ball State Cardinals Roster

# Player Class Pos HT WT Birth Date Birth City Nationality High School/Prep School
13 Kani Acree Fr F 6-6 205 - Carbondale (IL) United States Carbondale High School
2 Luke Bumbalough Fr G 6-1 175 - New Castle (IN) United States New Castle Chrysler High School
11 Jarron Coleman Fr SG 6-5 208 - Indianapolis (IN) United States Cathedral High School
5 Ishmael El-Amin Jr PG 6-1 195 Dec 2, 1998 Minnetonka (MN) United States Hopkins High School
15 Zach Gunn Jr PF 6-6 210 Nov 6, 1998 Fishers (IN) United States Hamilton Southeastern High School
12 Brachen Hazen Jr SF 6-8 215 May 7, 1997 Columbia City (IN) United States Columbia City High School
35 Ben Hendriks Fr C 6-10 205 Jun 6, 2000 Mississauga Canada Orangeville Prep
44 Blake Huggins So C 6-10 245 Jun 14, 1999 Troy (TN) United States Obion County Central High School
4 Lucas Kroft Fr F 6-5 195 - Fort Wayne (IN) United States Richmond High School
14 Kyle Mallers Sr SF 6-7 217 Oct 15, 1997 Fort Wayne (IN) United States Carroll High School
25 Tahjai Teague Sr PF 6-8 215 Jun 25, 1997 Indianapolis (IN) United States Pike High School
0 Miryne Thomas So F 6-8 199 - Cleveland (OH) United States Cleveland Central Catholic High School
3 Josh Thompson Sr G 6-0 194 Jun 15, 1996 Indianapolis (IN) United States Lawrence North High School
1 K.J. Walton Sr SG 6-3 200 Jul 20, 1996 Brownsburg (IN) United States Brownsburg High School

Recent Ball State Cardinals History

Season Record Conference Rank Conference Tournament Post-Season Tournament
2018-2019 16-17 (6-12) 10th (MAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2017-2018 19-13 (10-8) 4th (MAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2016-2017 21-13 (11-7) 2nd (MAC) 3rd Rnd CIT 1st Rnd
2015-2016 21-14 (10-8) 3rd (MAC) 1st Rnd CIT 3rd Rnd
2014-2015 7-23 (2-15) 12th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2013-2014 5-25 (2-16) 12th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2012-2013 15-15 (8-8) 6th (MAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2011-2012 15-15 (6-10) 8th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2010-2011 19-13 (10-6) 4th (MAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2009-2010 15-15 (8-8) 6th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2008-2009 14-17 (7-9) 6th (MAC) 3rd Rnd N/A
2007-2008 6-24 (5-11) 10th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2006-2007 9-22 (5-11) 9th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2005-2006 10-18 (6-12) 9th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2004-2005 15-13 (10-8) 8th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A
2003-2004 14-15 (10-8) 6th (MAC) 2nd Rnd N/A
2002-2003 13-17 (8-10) 8th (MAC) 1st Rnd N/A

2019-2020 Ball State Cardinals Front Office

Staff Member Position Start Season Previous Job
James Whitford Head Coach 2013-2014 Associate Head Coach (Arizona, 2012 to 2013)
Jason Grunkemeyer Associate Head Coach 2015-2016 Assistant Coach (Ball State, 2013 to 2015)
Ben Botts Assistant Coach 2018-2019 Assistant Coach (Fort Wayne, 2014 to 2018)
Matt Crenshaw Assistant Coach 2019-2020 Associate Head Coach (Iowa Wesleyan, 2011 to 2015)
Beth Goetz Athletic Director 2018-2019 Athletic Director (Minnesota, 2015 to 2016)
Kindon Crowder Director of Basketball Operations 2018-2019 Graduate Manager (Ball State, 2015 to 2018)
Michael Clark Associate Athletic Director of Communications 2015-2016 Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations (Eastern Kentucky, 2014 to 2015)
Neal Hazen Head Athletic Trainer 1996-1997 N/A
Shawn Comer Associate Athletic Trainer 2007-2008 N/A
Troy Hershman Assistant Athletic Trainer 2007-2008 N/A
Jillian Brigle Assistant Athletic Trainer 2010-2011 N/A