Ballst 59
Bowlinggrn 41 29 70
Date of game: 2/2/2013

Recap: Bowling Green vs. Ball State

Bowling Green, OH (Sports Network) - Jordon Crawford had a game-high 19 points and eight assists off the bench, as the Bowling Green Falcons defeated the Ball State Cardinals, 70-59, in Mid-American Conference action at the Stroh Center.

A'uston Calhoun chipped in with 17 points and Chauncey Orr scored 10 for the Falcons (8-13, 3-5 MAC).

Jauwan Scaife had 17 points to pace the Cardinals (8-12, 2-6), who lost for the sixth time in their last seven outings. Jesse Berry rounded out the double-digit scorers with 13 points to go along with four steals, while Majok Majok finished with nine points and 10 rebounds.

BGSU scored the game's first seven points and never trailed at any point. The Falcons led at halftime, 41-28, behind a red-hot 64.3-percent shooting effort from the floor in the opening frame.

Ball State refused to go quietly, as the Cardinals made it a four-point game on a 3-pointer by Scaife with just under 12 minutes to play in regulation. However, the Falcons answered right back with a 10-2 run and were able to keep the Cardinals at arm's length the rest of the way.

BGSU shot a healthy 57.7 percent for the game and held a sizeable 38-15 advantage in bench points, as eight different Falcons found the scoring column.

Game Notes

The Inside Line: Kyle Busch's chances of making the Chase

Kyle Busch won Sunday's road course race in Sonoma, California, but he still has a long way to go to become eligible for a spot in the Chase for the Sprint Cup championship.

Extra Points: Bennett is far down on Seahawks' list

NFL players have a very short shelf life to make significant amounts of money so it's tough to fault anyone who has outperformed a contract when they go knocking on the door to ask for more.

Mackanin to remain Phillies interim manager

Pete Mackanin will remain interim manager of the Philadelphia Phillies for the remainder of the season, the team announced Tuesday.

Report: Thunder sign Singler to extension

The Oklahoma City Thunder have reportedly retained restricted free agent forward Kyle Singler with a five-year contract extension.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.