Scores

Final

Bowling Green 61

(12-11, 6-4 MAC)

Ball State 54

(12-10, 4-6 MAC)

    7:00 PM ET, February 8, 2012

    John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana

    1 2 T
    BGSU 28 3361
    BALL 24 3054

    Top Performers

    Bowling Green: A. Calhoun 27 Pts, 9 Reb, 3 Ast

    Ball State: A. Adeoye 10 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Ast, 2 Stl, 1 Blk

    Bowling Green 61, Ball St. 54

    Associated Press

    MUNCIE, Ind. -- A'uston Calhoun had 27 points and nine rebounds, and Dee Brown hit back-to-back 3-pointers late in the game as Bowling Green defeated Ball State 61-54 on Wednesday.

    Calhoun, who was averaging 13 points per game, hit 11 of 21 shots and was 5 for 6 from the free-throw line. Brown added 12 points for the Falcons (12-11, 6-4 Mid-American), who won their third straight game for the first time this season.

    Jarrod Jones had 14 points and eight rebounds for Ball State (12-10, 4-6), which has lost five straight games -- and four in a row at home. Aaron Adeoye added 10 points and 10 rebounds.

    The game was close throughout and featured eight lead changes -- the last of which came with 3 minutes left. Brown hit a 3-pointer to break a 48-all tie, then came back with another long-range shot with 2:22 remaining to give the Falcons a 54-48 lead.

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    Team Stat Comparison

     
    BGSU
    BALL
    Points 61 54
    FG Made-Attempted 24-52 (.462) 23-51 (.451)
    3P Made-Attempted 3-10 (.300) 4-17 (.235)
    FT Made-Attempted 10-13 (.769) 4-6 (.667)
    Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 11 (0/0) 16 (0/0)
    Largest Lead 7 3

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