UB starts the MAC portion of the schedule this weekend. UB's first MAC foe is Ball State. Both teams have the same record of 1 -1. Both games for UB and Ball State were non-division MAC games. Buffalo opened with a loss to Pittsburgh (35-16) and beat Stony Brook (35 - 7). Ball State beat interstate rival Indiana (27 - 20) and lost to South Florida (37 - 7) South Florida's win over Ball State moved them into the 22nd ranking.
Pro's and Con's when looking at these numbers. Ball State will say that Pitt is no USF. True. Although, Pitt's RB Ray Graham is the number one ranked RB in NCAA.
Other noticeable statistics for either team in the top 25.
Brandon Oliver for Buffalo is the 19th ranked running back. Also rated the 15th rated in scoring.
Alex Neutz for Buffalo is the 34th ranked WR in NCAA football.
Lets take a look at the numbers so far this year for both teams...
Let's start with the statistics for both teams on the Offensive side of the ball.
Neither Teams Quarterback is nationally ranked int he top 50.
On the defensive side of the ball....