This Week in Ball State Sports is a weekly podcast dedicated to showcasing Ball State Athletics. Each week, Voice of the Cardinals Mick Tidrow chats with Director of Athletics Jeff Mitchell, other admins, coaches, and players.
This week Joel and Mick break down the Ball State and Notre Dame matchup on the gridiron (0:00), hear some sound from Ball State coach Mike Neu (11:23), talk with Redeemer Radio's Angelo Di Carlo about the Irish (16:56) and chat with new freshman sensation WR Yo'Heinz Tyler (28:34) about his fast start to his BSU career.
Former Ball State Football Strength Coach David Feeley used to say that "Close Only Counts in Horseshoes and Hand Grenades," so while the Cardinals are pumped after their strong showing at Notre Dame Saturday, they know they still have work to do after falling short in the quest for a "W."
This week Joel and Mick recap the ND game, preview Indiana and visit with linebacker Ray Wilborn (14:00) about his career, junior college, his play at Notre Dame and more.
Monday Night with The Red and White from 9/17/2018
Joel and Mick recap what went wrong in Bloomington Saturday and preview WKU before Joel sits down with women's volleyball player Meg Starling (16:47) to talk about her journey to Muncie, being tall, Riff Raff, what she wants to do post-college and more.
Monday Night Chirp 9/24/2018
Mick and Joel break down Ball State football's loss to Western Kentucky last week, preview the Kent State MAC opener (including a chat with KSU head coach Sean Lewis (14:05)) and then touch on the start of basketball practice. Tayler Persons stops by (30:49) to break down his offseason and what to look forward to from the Cardinal Cagers.
Monday Night Chirp from 10/1/2018
Mick is back from his brother's wedding...that he wasn't in. He and Joel break down Ball State's massive win vs. Kent State last week and preview the NIU game Saturday. Sutton Smith, NIU's All-American defensive end stops by (15:00) and the guys check in with Jordan Williams-Lambert (27:40), who's crushing it in the Canadian Football League.
Monday Night Chirp from 10/8/2018
Mick and Joel break down the loss to NIU on the gridiron and hear from Ray Wilborn and Brett Anderson about Ray's near pick-six. Alex Joss also joins the podcast to talk about his injury at Notre Dame, reflect on his career and talk about his future.