Scores

Final

N Carolina A&T 68

(5-8, 1-0 MEAC)

Ball State 80

(7-4, 4-0 home)

    12:00 PM ET, December 31, 2010

    John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana

    1 2 T
    NCAT 34 3468
    BALL 38 4280

    Top Performers

    North Carolina A&T: N. Simpson 18 Pts, 2 Reb, 2 Stl

    Ball State: J. Jones 25 Pts, 9 Reb, 1 Ast, 1 Stl

    Ball St. 80, N. Carolina A&,T 68

    Associated Press

    MUNCIE, Ind. -- Jarrod Jones scored a career-high 25 points to pace Ball State to an 80-68 victory over North Carolina A&T on Friday.

    Jesse Berry added 15 points, Chris Bond had a career-best 13 and Tyrae Robinson contributed 10 for the Cardinals (7-4), who are 4-0 at home. Malik Perry just missed a double-double with nine points and 10 rebounds. Jones added nine rebounds.

    Nic Simpson scored 18 points for the Aggies (5-8), who lost their fifth straight and are 1-8 away from home.

    Ball State held advantages of 45-30 in rebounding and 38-22 on points in the paint.

    The Aggies led by as many as nine early before Berry tied it at 20 on a 3-pointer with 9:36 left in the first half. His layup 29 seconds later gave the Cardinals a permanent lead.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    NCAT
    BALL
    Points 68 80
    FG Made-Attempted 24-63 (.381) 23-54 (.426)
    3P Made-Attempted 10-27 (.370) 3-16 (.188)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-13 (.769) 31-38 (.816)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 29 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 9 12

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