|Ball State Cardinals|
|Head coach||Pete Lembo|
|Home stadium||Scheumann Stadium|
|League||NCAA Division I (FBS)|
|Past conferences|| IIC (1934–1947)|
|Postseason bowl record||0–6|
|Claimed national titles||0|
|Colors||Cardinal Red and White|
|Fight song||Ball State Fight Song|
|Marching band||The Pride of Mid-America Marching Band|
The Ball State Cardinals football team represents Ball State University in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Division I Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) college football competition as a member of the Mid-American Conference (MAC).
Ball State has appeared in six NCAA Division I postseason bowl games, where they have compiled a 0–6 record.