Toledo vs Ball State

Toledo 85, Ball St. 78

  •  

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) - Rian Pearson scored 24 points on 9-of-15 shooting, leading Toledo past Ball State 85-78 on Wednesday night.

Matt Smith added 19 points, Reese Holliday chipped in 16 off the bench, and Julius Brown had 12 points and 10 assists for the Rockets (9-10, 4-3 Mid-American), who shot 52 percent from the floor.

Jauwan Scaife led the Cardinals (7-11, 2-5) with 23 points. Majok Majok, the reigning MAC West player of the week, had 16 points and 15 rebounds, improving upon his conference-leading average of 10.1 rebounds per game.

A back-and-forth first half saw Ball State lead 37-35 on Majok's layup at the halftime buzzer, and another Majok basket, with 11:42 to play, tied the game at 51. Toledo began to pull away after that, leading by as many as 15 before Scaife's layup with 12 seconds left cut the Rockets' lead to 81-78. But Ball State could get no closer.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Toledo (8-10) «355085
Ball State (8-11)374178

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Toledo Rockets
M. Smith, F287-90-042219
N. Boothe, C182-50-05254
R. Pearson, G389-156-631324
D. Buckley, G331-73-30116
J. Brown, G315-112-3310112
R. Holliday195-95-741216
R. Wonnell170-10-02030
J. Lemons161-12-20024
Totals 30-5818-2125171985
 51.7%85.7% 
Ball State Cardinals
C. Bond, F346-93-681515
M. Kamieniecki, F232-60-16124
M. Majok, C346-124-6151216
J. Scaife, G345-1211-1263223
J. Berry, G316-113-432118
M. Posley170-30-00220
T. Koch130-20-00210
Z. Fields111-20-02032
C. Brogna30-00-01000
Totals 26-5721-2941121878
 45.6%72.4% 
Mid-American
EastConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Akron13-526-934
Ohio11-723-1281
Kent St.10-819-13124
Buffalo10-820-1591
Miami (Ohio)6-1213-20195
Bowling Green5-1316-18201
WestConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Ball St.10-821-14179
C. Michigan10-817-16155
N. Illinois9-921-12136
E. Michigan9-918-15113
Toledo8-1017-15182
W. Michigan7-1113-19203
 
Other games
NW 46 Final
MICH 68
RUT 54 Final
CINCY 62
SC 36 Final
FLA 75
MIZZ 70 Final
LSU 73
DUKE 75 Final
WAKE 70
TEXAS 57 Final
KSU 83
MOST 77 Final
CREI 91
IND 97 Final
PUR 60
NMEX 63 Final
WYO 59
MIAMI 73 Final
VT 64
ORE 52 Final
STAN 76