MIAMI, Ohio (AP) - Antonio Ballard and Nick Winbush scored 11
points apiece, leading Miami (Ohio) to a 61-51 win over Eastern
Michigan on Saturday.
Ballard and Winbush were the only players in double figures for
the RedHawks (8-13, 5-3, Mid-American Conference), who led by 17
points at halftime and were never threatened. With the score tied
at 7-7 early in the first half, Winbush nailed a 3-pointer that
started a 20-3 Miami run.
The RedHawks held off the Eagles despite being outscored 37-30
in the second.
Miami shot 65.4 percent from the foul line (17-for-26) compared
to just a 38.5 mark for the Eagles (5-for-13).
Justin Dobbins scored 15 points for the Eagles (10-10, 2-5),
while Brandon Bowdry and Carlos Medlock added 10 apiece.
The RedHawks have won back-to-back games for the first time this
season, and have taken three of their last four. The Eagles have
dropped four of five.
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