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Ball State vs Central Michigan

Cent. Michigan 71, Ball St. 57


MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) - Kyle Randall scored 16 points, Olivier Mbaigoto and Blake Hibbitts added 12 apiece and Central Michigan beat Ball State 71-57 on Saturday night.

Randall was 6 of 12 from the field for the Chippewas (9-8, 2-2 Mid-American), who used a 13-2 run just after halftime to turn a 41-35 deficit into a 48-43 lead and never trailed again. CMU improved to 5-1 at home.

Majok Majok had 14 points and 11 rebounds, his seventh double-double of the season, for the Cardinals (7-9, 1-3), who had won the previous five meetings between the schools and had never lost at McGuirk Arena. Jauwan Scaife chipped in 13 points.

Ball State took a 37-35 lead into halftime but went cold in the second half, going just 9 of 26 from the field and 1 of 13 from 3-point range. Central Michigan turned 17 Cardinals turnovers into 15 points for the game.

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C. Bond, F251-40-26232
M. Kamieniecki, F240-22-210032
J. Scaife, G374-133-321213
J. Berry, G283-80-00319
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K. Randall, G336-124-553116
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D. Richardson222-50-04024
B. Hibbitts214-100-000012
A. Stewart122-43-52017
S. Krannitz101-30-00022
Z. Saylor40-10-01000
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