Eastern Michigan Downs Ball State 56-50 - Match Report
Eastern Michigan grabbed a 56-50 win over Ball State on Saturday, behind a 20-point effort from Glenn Bryant at Worthen Arena.
Eastern Michigan won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 3.5-point spread as underdogs.
J.R. Sims had 18 points for Eastern Michigan and Austin Harper chipped in with 6 points. Austin Harper had 7 assists for them, while Anthony Strickland was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 5 boards.
Ball State got 21 points from Jauwan Scaife in a losing cause and another 7 points from Marcus Posley. Marcus Posley contributed 5 assists for them, while Majok Majok had 16 rebounds.
The rebound battle favored Ball State as they grabbed 33 boards, while Eastern Michigan only had 23.