Indiana State Sycamores Football tickets
Team: Indiana State Sycamores
League: Division I FCS Missouri Valley Football Conference
Home Games: Memorial Stadium
Head Coach: Curt Mallory
Conference Titles: 1, 1964’s Indiana Collegiate Conference
All-Time Greats: Shakir Bell, Johnny Towalid, Edgar Freese, Reggie Allen, Wayne Davis, Jeff Miller, Vencie Glenn, Shakir Bell, Ryan Boyle
Indiana State Sycamores Football TicketsThe Indiana State Sycamores football team has been going strong since 1896. As one of the oldest teams in college football, the Sycamores have a wealth of experience that’s been passed down through their legacy, culminating in the team as it currently exists. With three playoff appearances and one conference title under its belt, you can count on the Sycamores to put forth a strong effort for everyone involved as well as an entertaining game. Having produced several pro athletes like Shakir Bell, Johnny Towalid, Edgar Freese, Reggie Allen and more, it should come as no surprise that the Sycamores are always loaded with talent. Whether you’re enjoying the game from the comfort of one of the great seats at Memorial Stadium or from the visitor’s section of a rival school, the Sycamores will give its all the entire time. Grab your tickets to an Indiana State Sycamores football game today at StubHub.
Who are Indiana State Sycamore’s main rivals?The Ball State Cardinals is the Indiana State Sycamores chief rival. Since 1924, the two teams have played each other consistently every few years. In their 65 matchups, Indiana State emerged victorious 24 times. Additionally, the Blue Key Victory Bell is a trophy that the two teams have traded back and forth at the conclusion of their games. As of their last game in 2014, Indiana State currently holds the trophy due to its 27-to-20 victory over Ball State.
Where do the Sycamores play its home games?Memorial Stadium is where the Indiana State Sycamores call home. It is a 12,764-seat artificial turf arena with a history as long as the team that uses it. The current Memorial Stadium is actually an update of its precursor of the same name. Now a dedicated football stadium rather than a multisport complex, renovations and updates to the stadium have been ongoing ever since the initial plan in 1967. However, an arch that was part of the original 1925 incarnation of the stadium still stands on the grounds to this day as a memorial to what came before.
Who is the head coach of the Sycamores?At present, the Sycamores’ head coach is Curt Mallory. He has held the position since the 2017 season. Before his hiring, Mike Sanford was the team's head coach from 2013 to 2016.
What are some of the most anticipated Indiana State Sycamores games this season?The Sycamores have a ton of exciting games lined up for the 2019 season. Starting off the season is the team’s match against the Kansas Jayhawks at the end of August followed by a game against the Dayton Flyers at the beginning of September. Shortly afterwards, the Sycamores will be competing against the Eastern Kentucky Colonels. Finally, in November, the team closes out the season with a game against the Missouri State Bears.
Who are some of the greatest players in Indiana State Sycamores history?The Sycamores has generated a number of amazing players throughout its long history, many of whom became professional athletes following graduation. Shakir Bell made it to the top two for the 2011 Walter Payton Award. A year later, Johnny Towalid earned the title of 2012 Co-National FCS Defensive Back of the Year. Additionally, former Steelers lineman Tunch Ilkin got his start playing at Indiana State back in the day.
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