The Cardinals will play three games in the capital city of San Jose, see some of the most beautiful areas the country has to offer and visit children at a local orphanage. The entire opportunity, and the practices that have led up to it, provide a jump-start to the season for a Ball State team that will look a little different than it has in recent years. The NCAA allows teams to take a summer foreign trip every four years. This is the Cardinals' first opportunity since their trip to the Bahamas in Ball State will play once against the Costa Rica Select team and twice against the University of Ottawa, which perennially fields one of the best collegiate squads in Canada.
When the opening whistle sounds at 7PM tomorrow night, for all the people not in the stands who want to watch the game, they'll need to turn their TVs to channel This game won't be broadcast on any television, and instead will be shown on Facebook Live as part of Conference USA's broadcast package with Stadium.
It's the first time that a Blue Devils' game has been broadcast on Facebook Live and will be sure to confuse many potential viewers as they try to tune in to their favorite team. If you're unable to tune in to the game at the link above you don't need a Facebook account to watch , you can catch the game on the radio broadcast via GoDuke.
Don't miss a thing about Duke Basketball, Football or Recruiting! Sign up in less than a minute for The Devils Den's FREE Newsletter today The game opened with Duke as a three-point favorite, but most of the money has come in on the side of the Blue Devils, boosting the road team up to 6.
Against the Aggies, three skill players logged the first touchdowns of their careers, with Jalon Calhoun 2 , Mataeo Durant 2 and Eli Pancol all finding the end zone. Quentin Harris set career highs with four touchdowns through the air and one on the ground, leading the team with yards passing and 83 yards rushing in a lopsided affair.
Facebook Live link to watch Duke vs Middle Tennessee State University Getting a win in Week Three will be crucial to the Blue Devils' chances of returning to a bowl game for the third consecutive season as they face one of the more difficult schedules in program history.
After this weekend, Duke will have their first bye week of the season before heading back out on the road to take on Virginia Tech on Friday night, September 27th in their ACC opener. These two teams have never met before, but the Blue Devils' program holds a record against Conference USA opponents.