Eastern Michigan Falls 60-58 to Ball State - Recap

Eastern Michigan Falls 60-58 to Ball State - Recap

Jauwan Scaife scored 18 points leading Ball State to a 60-58 victory over Eastern Michigan at EMU Convocation Center on Wednesday.

Ball State was a 4-point underdog in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.

Ball State got 18 points from Chris Bond and another 8 points from Zach Fields. Jesse Berry contributed 6 assists, while Matt Kamieniecki cleaned the glass with 7 rebounds.

Eastern Michigan got a 16-point performance from Derek Thompson, who was supported by 12 points from J.R. Sims. Daylen Harrison had 3 assists in a losing cause for Eastern Michigan, while Glenn Bryant grabbed 4 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Ball State were victorious, as the score was 33-28 at the break.

The rebound battle favored Ball State as they grabbed 29 boards, while Eastern Michigan only had 16.