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NCAA Game Summary - Southeast Missouri State at Ball State



(Monday, November 18)

Final Score: Ball State 87, Southeast Missouri State 83

Muncie, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - Chris Bond set a new career-high with 20 points to lead the Ball State Cardinals past the Southeast Missouri State Redhawks to an 87-83 decision in a non-conference battle at Worthen Arena.

The Cardinals (2-1) also received excellent play from their starting backcourt as Zavier Turner and Jesse Berry contributed 19 points each. Turner also handed out five assists while Majok Majok registered a double-double for the second consecutive game with 11 points and 12 boards. Franko House pulled down 11 rebounds and Quinten Payne dealt out five assists in 16 minutes off the bench.

Southeast Missouri State (2-2) had its two-game winning streak snapped despite a strong effort from Jarekious Bradley, who tallied 26 points and came up just one rebound shy of a double-double. Tyler Stone contributed 24 points and seven rebounds, Nino Johnson scored 12 points and Lucas Nutt finished with eight assists.

The Redhawks shot 39.3 percent from the floor and limited Ball State to makes on only 35.1 percent of its field goal attempts in the opening 20 minutes of the contest. The Cardinals sank 5-of-14 3-point field goal attempts and also converted 9-of-13 at the free-throw line to take a 40-35 lead into the intermission.

Ball State heated up to connect on 58.3 percent of its shots from the floor in the second stanza while the visitors kept pace by draining 13-of-16 attempts at the charity stripe. SEMO made its final field goal try as time expired to narrow the deficit to four points as the buzzer sounded.

The Cardinals' bench played a huge role in the victory as they outscored the Redhawks' reserves, 29-18. Majok and House's 23 combined rebounds off the bench helped Ball State finish with a 46-35 advantage on the boards.

11/18 22:44:54 ET

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Scoreboard
Local
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3
 
Final
MIA 99
CHA 88
Final
CLE 6
TOR 4
Final
DET 2
ANA 1
Final
NYM 4
ATL 3
Final
MIA 3
SEA 2
Final
PIT 2
MIL 3
 
Final
WAS 3
STL 2
Final
TAM 1
NYY 5
 
Final
KAN 3
MIN 8
9th
CHC 2
CIN 8
 
9th
TEX 2
CWS 10
 
6th
OAK 2
HOU 1
 
7th
LOS 4
ARI 0
 
5th
COL 5
PHI 3
 
7th
SDP 2
SFG 4
 
7:05pm Tonight
BOS
BAL
Final
SAN 90
DAL 85
Final
MIA 99
CHA 88
7:00pm Tonight
CHI
WAS
9:30pm Tonight
HOU
POR
Final
NYR 2
PHI 4
Final
BOS 4
DET 1
 
7:00pm Tonight
MON
TAM
10:00pm Tonight
SJS
LOS
Final
NOR 6
DUR 3