MUNCIE, Ind. – Ball State football head coach Mike Neu welcomed 15 student-athletes during the early signing period in December and added to the class with seven more newcomers today – Chris Agyemang, Jack Blanco, Lucas Borrow, Justin Campbell, Qian Magwood, Keionté Newson and J.T. Wahee.
The 2020 signing class includes five offensive linemen, four wide receivers, three defensive linemen, three defensive backs, three linebackers, two running backs, one punter and one athlete. The class features players from 11 states – Indiana (six), Ohio (three), Missouri (two), Tennessee (two), California (one), Georgia (one), Illinois (one), Massachusetts (one), Michigan (one), Pennsylvania (one), Virginia (one) and Wisconsin (one). There is also a newcomer making the trek to Muncie all the way from Australia.
Ball State concluded the 2019 season 5-7 overall and 4-4 in the Mid-American Conference. The Cardinals won the Bronze Stalk Trophy from Northern Illinois for the first time since 2008 and capped the year by knocking off MAC champion Miami for the Red Bird Rivalry Trophy, 41-27. Ball State led the conference in scoring (34.8 points per game) and total offense (463.0 yards per game). BSU’s defense tallied 24 turnovers, which ranked 15th nationally.
Ball State opens the 2020 season on Thursday, Sept. 3 with a home game against Maine. Other non-conference games include trips to Michigan (Sept. 12) and Indiana (Sept. 19), as well as a home game against Wyoming (Sept. 26). The league schedule will be announced at a later date.
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2020 Ball State University Football February Signees
Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown (Previous School)
Chris Agyemang DL 6-4 270 Gr. Billerica, Mass. (Sacred Heart Univ.)
Jack Blanco SAF 6-0 200 Jr. San Diego, Calif. (San Diego Mesa College)
Lucas Borrow P 5-11 175 Fr. Newcastle, NSW, Australia (Cardiff HS)
Justin Campbell WR 6-5 180 Fr. Suwanee, Ga. (Johns Creek HS)
Qian Magwood WR 6-0 175 Fr. Hilltop, Ohio (Walnut Ridge HS)
Keionté Newson OLB 6-3 215 Fr. Murfreesboro, Tenn. (Blackman HS)
J.T. Wahee DB 6-0 190 Gr. Norfolk, Va. (Norfolk State Univ.)