IUPUI Defeats Ball State 77-68 - Recap
IUPUI grabbed a 77-68 win over Ball State on Sunday, behind a 20-point effort from Sean Esposito at Worthen Arena.
Bettors who backed IUPUI were also rewarded, as they covered the closing number as an underdog of 8.5 at sportsbooks.
IUPUI got 14 points from John Hart and another 13 points from Lyonell Gaines. Greg Rice contributed 7 assists, while John Hart cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.
Ball State got 21 points from Jauwan Scaife in a losing cause and another 10 points from Chris Bond. Jesse Berry contributed 3 assists for them, while Chris Bond had 8 rebounds.
IUPUI hit the break leading 38-32 before taking care of business in the second half.
Ball State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 33-24.