Ball State vs Central Michigan

Cent. Michigan 71, Ball St. 57

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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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Ball State (7-9)372057
Central Michigan (9-8) «353671
 
Ball State Cardinals
M. Majok, F347-100-3111414
C. Bond, F251-40-26232
M. Kamieniecki, F240-22-210032
J. Scaife, G374-133-321213
J. Berry, G283-80-00319
M. Posley293-110-03518
Z. Fields194-61-22129
T. Koch40-00-00020
Totals 22-546-1237131857
 40.7%50% 
Central Michigan Chippewas
J. Simons, F220-11-26321
O. Mbaigoto, F185-82-460512
K. Randall, G336-124-553116
C. Fowler, G263-71-24627
A. Keel, G71-30-00002
F. Craddock253-61-25128
D. Richardson222-50-04024
B. Hibbitts214-100-000012
A. Stewart122-43-52017
S. Krannitz101-30-00022
Z. Saylor40-10-01000
Totals 27-6012-2034131771
 45%60% 
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EastConf. W-LTot. W-L
Buffalo13-519-10
Akron12-621-13
Ohio11-725-12
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Bowling Green6-1212-20
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Toledo14-427-7
W. Michigan14-423-10
E. Michigan10-822-15
N. Illinois8-1015-17
C. Michigan3-1510-21
Ball St.2-165-25
 
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