Cmichigan 19 23 42
Emichigan 24 40 64
Date of game: 2/26/2014

Recap: Eastern Mich vs. Central Mich

Ypsilanti, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Karrington Ward poured in 18 points to lead the Eastern Michigan Eagles to an easy 64-42 triumph over the Central Michigan Chippewas in a Mid-American Conference showdown at the Convocation Center.

Ward shot 6-of-11 from the field, including 3-of-7 from 3-point range for EMU (16-12, 8-7 MAC), which came into the game having lost two straight. Glenn Bryant added 12 points off the bench for the hosts.

For CMU (10-17, 3-12), Chris Fowler was the only player in double figures with 10 points.

EMU shot just 37.5 percent from the field in the first half, but CMU was even worse at a mere 27.3 percent, as the Eagles carried a 24-19 lead into intermission.

The Chippewas brought their deficit to just one point with 17:49 left in the game, but the Eagles pulled away with an 11-0 run and cruised to the victory from there.

CMU shot just 24.5 percent from field on the evening and had more turnovers (15) than field goals (13).

Game Notes

Cal Poly schedule is an eye-opener

When Cal Poly announced its 2015 football schedule last summer, the Mustangs probably thought Idaho State might provide a breather in the first half of the season.

Cavs' Irving questionable for Game 2

Cleveland Cavaliers guard Kyrie Irving is questionable for Game 2 of the Eastern Conference Finals against Atlanta due to a lingering left knee injury.

Top Shelf: Babcock takes on biggest challenge yet

Although many folks experienced sticker shock when Mike Babcock's contract details leaked Wednesday afternoon, it's hardly surprising the coach ended up choosing the Toronto Maple Leafs.

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.