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.
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.