James Madison vs Ball State Final: 73-68 - Recap

James Madison vs Ball State Final: 73-68 - Recap

James Madison got 20 points from Charles Cooke en route to a 73-68 victory over Ball State on Monday at JMU Center.

James Madison won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 7-point spread.

James Madison got 17 points from Ron Curry and another 16 points from Andrey Semenov. Ron Curry contributed 6 assists, while Ron Curry cleaned the glass with 6 rebounds.

Ball State got an 18-point performance from Majok Majok, who was supported by 18 points from Jesse Berry. Zavier Turner had 6 assists in a losing cause for Ball State, while Majok Majok grabbed 14 rebounds.

James Madison led at halftime, 35-27.

The rebound battle favored Ball State as they grabbed 37 boards, while James Madison only had 28.