Recap - Central Michigan Defeats Ball State 71-57
|Recap - Central Michigan Defeats Ball State 71-57|
Kyle Randall scored 16 points leading Central Michigan to a 71-57 victory over Ball State at McGuirk Arena on Saturday.
Central Michigan was a 5.5-point favorite in the win, and managed to turn a profit for their supporters.
Central Michigan got 12 points from Olivier Mbaigoto and another 12 points from Blake Hibbitts. Chris Fowler contributed 6 assists, while John Simons cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.
Ball State got 14 points from Majok Majok in a losing cause and another 13 points from Jauwan Scaife. Marcus Posley contributed 5 assists for them, while Majok Majok had 11 rebounds.
Central Michigan hit the break trailing 37-35 before taking care of business in the second half.
Ball State had a 37-34 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.