The Ball State Cardinals and the Liberty Flames have scheduled a home-and-home football series for 2024 and 2025, FBSchedules.com has learned.
A copy of the contract was obtained from Ball State University by FBSchedules.com via a state public records request.
In the first game of the series, Ball State will host Liberty at Scheumann Stadium in Muncie, Indiana on Sept. 21, 2024. The Cardinals will then travel to face the Flames at Williams Stadium in Lynchburg, Virginia on Sept. 13, 2025.
In their first and only meeting on the gridiron back in 2010, Liberty defeated Ball State 27-23 in Muncie.
Liberty is the first scheduled non-conference opponent for Ball State for both the 2024 and 2025 seasons.
The Flames, which move up to the FBS as an Independent in 2018, now have three games scheduled for 2024 and five games scheduled for 2025.
In 2024, Liberty is scheduled to host Coastal Carolina and Marshall. The Flames are slated to host Wake Forest and travel to Army, Georgia Southern, and Duke in 2025.