MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) -- Skip Mills had 20 points and five assists and Anthony Newell scored 19 as Ball State beat Ohio 69-57 Sunday.
Micah Rollin grabbed nine rebounds for the Cardinals (7-13, 4-4 Mid American Conference), who outrebounded Ohio 39-25. Peyton Stovall had 12 points and Chris Ames 10 and Ball State shot 62 percent in the second half.Jerome Tillman led Ohio (13-7, 4-3) with 19 points and four assists, and Leon Williams scored 14.The Cardinals trailed by six at the outset, but after going on a 9-2 run to make it 9-8 they led throughout the rest of the game. Ball State led 28-22 at the half.Ball State outscored Ohio 30-26 in the paint and was 19-of-25 from the free throw line compared with Ohio's 10-of-16.