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56
TF 0
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57
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ML: +147
BALLST -3.5, O/U 136.5
ML: -169
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Persons scores 15 to lead Ball State past Akron 57-56

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) Tayler Persons registered 15 points and nine rebounds and Trey Moses' tip-in basket with 7 seconds remaining carried Ball State to a 57-56 victory over Akron on Saturday.

K.J. Walton had 12 points and nine rebounds for the Cardinals (14-11, 5-7 Mid-American Conference). Tahjai Teague added nine rebounds and Moses grabbed nine rebounds to go with six points.

Daniel Utomi scored 21 for the Zips (14-11, 6-6). Loren Cristian Jackson added 11 points and his two free throws with 26 seconds left put Akron on top 56-55. Tyler Cheese had 10 points and nine rebounds.

Ball State faces Miami (Ohio) on the road on Tuesday. Akron takes on Bowling Green on the road on Tuesday.

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Key Players
Min. Per Game
Pts. Per Game
Ast. Per Game
Reb. Per Game
Field Goal %
Three Point %
Free Throw %
Team Stats
Points 0 0
Field Goals 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
3-Pointers 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Free Throws 0-0 (0.0%) 0-0 (0.0%)
Total Rebounds 0 0
Offensive 0 0
Defensive 0 0
Team 0 0
Assists 0 0
Steals 0 0
Blocks 0 0
Turnovers 0 0
Fouls 0 0
Technicals 0 0
12T
away team logo Akron 14-11 292756
home team logo Ball State 14-11 213657
Team Stats
away team logo Akron 14-11 68.8 PPG 40.2 RPG 12.1 APG
home team logo Ball State 14-11 75.1 PPG 40.2 RPG 12.9 APG
Key Players
03
D. Utomi 14.2 PPG 5.5 RPG 1.3 APG 40.3 FG%
2
T. Persons 16.7 PPG 4.0 RPG 4.3 APG 44.1 FG%
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