Ball State vs UT Martin

Ball St. 71, UT-Martin 48

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MARTIN, Tenn. (AP) - Jarrod Jones scored 22 points and Ball State pulled away in the second half Saturday for its fourth consecutive victory, 71-48 over Tennessee-Martin.

After leading 25-18 at halftime, the Cardinals (4-2) took control with a 29-6 run to begin the second half. Jones started that run with a dunk and got 13 of his points in the final 20 minutes.

Ball State shot 72 percent (18 of 25) in the second half, including 7 of 8 from 3-point range.

The Cardinals started slowly in the first half, turning the ball over on their first three possessions, which enabled the Skyhawks (2-7) to take an early 4-0 lead. Ball State went ahead to stay, 20-18, with 3:36 remaining in the half on a jumper by Jauwan Scaife.

Jesse Berry finished with 15 points and Randy Davis 10 for Ball State.

Troy King scored 16 to lead the Skyhawks.

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Ball State Cardinals
J. Jones, F288-115-671122
T. Koch, F283-50-04508
M. Kamieniecki, F122-20-04024
C. Bond, F101-20-04002
R. Davis, G263-71-226110
J. Berry236-111-232315
J. Scaife233-80-01218
A. Adeoye200-20-05230
P. Sneed170-30-03420
Z. Chapman110-00-01010
Z. Fields21-10-00012
Totals 27-527-1036221571
 51.9%70% 
UT Martin Skyhawks
M. Taylor, F173-42-22138
J. Washington, F161-51-20223
M. Harris, G250-20-03120
O. Minor, G251-50-01312
D. Smith, G162-81-23145
T. King296-151-241016
K. Taylor211-30-01013
C. Maclin151-60-03022
C. Richardson153-51-13107
E. York121-30-04002
P. Mopo70-00-00010
W. Akinbobola20-00-00000
Totals 19-566-930101648
 33.9%66.7% 
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Austin Peay7-918-18189
SIUE3-136-22305
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