John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana; Saturday, 12 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Nebraska Omaha goes up against Ball State in an early season matchup.
DID YOU KNOW: Nebraska Omaha went 2-8 against non-conference programs last season. In those 10 games, the Mavericks gave up 77.3 points per game while scoring 61.7 per outing. Ball State went 2-3 in non-conference play, averaging 69 points and allowing 71.4 per game in the process.