McArthur Center, St. Petersburg, Florida; Friday, 5:30 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Ball State plays host to Weber State in an early season matchup. Both teams last saw action on Thursday. Weber State knocked off UMass by 15, while Ball State fell to Florida International, 73-60.
TEAM LEADERS: Luke Bumbalough is averaging 12.3 points and 4.3 assists to lead the charge for the Cardinals. Payton Sparks has paired with Bumbalough and is accounting for 8.7 points and 7.3 rebounds per game. The Wildcats are led by Koby McEwen, who is averaging 18.7 points and five rebounds.MIGHTY MCEWEN: McEwen has connected on 62.5 percent of the 16 3-pointers he’s attempted and has gone 10 for 16 over his last three games. He’s also made 70 percent of his free throws this season.