IU Football Vs. Ball State 2011
IU opened its 2011-2012 football season with a game against in-state rival Ball State University, Sept. 3, 2011 at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis.
Kevin Wilson leads the Hoosiers onto the field during his first game as head coach at IU.
Sophomore quarterback Edward Wright-Baker quickly moved away from Ball State's defense.
From the sidelines, the IU cheerleaders pumped up the crowd of IU fans.
Freshman running back Matt Perez stiff-armed Ball State's Tony Martin.
Co-defensive coordinator Mike Ekeler gave the defensive line players advice during the second half of the game against Ball State.
Senior linebacker Jeff Thomas tackled Ball State's Jahwan Edwards for a loss of yardage.
Freshman wide receiver Shane Wynn shared a joke with his teammates.
During a kick return, freshman wide receiver Shane Wynn left Ball State's Connor Ryan in the dust.
During the team's first game of the season, the Hoosiers lost to Ball State, 27-20.