Ball State Falls 59-58 Against Butler - Game Recap

Butler earned a 59-58 victory over Ball State on Saturday, getting 14 points from Khyle Marshall at Worthen Arena.

Butler earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 7-point spread.

Elijah Brown had 13 points for Butler and Kameron Woods chipped in with 12 points. Kellen Dunham had 3 assists for them, while Kameron Woods was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 10 boards.

Ball State got 15 points from Majok Majok in a losing cause and another 14 points from Chris Bond. Zavier Turner contributed 3 assists for them, while Majok Majok had 11 rebounds.

Butler hit the break trailing 30-23 before taking care of business in the second half.

Ball State won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 40-38.