Tyson Acuff made 8 of 12 shots and scored 20 for the Eagles (8-21, 5-11 Mid-American Conference). Colin Golson Jr. scored 12 on 4-of-4 shooting and 4 of 4 from the free-throw line.
Demarius Jacobs led the Cardinals (20-9, 11-5) with 19 points, five assists and four steals. Jaylin Sellers added 14 points and Mickey Pearson Jr. scored 12.
Both teams play on Tuesday. Eastern Michigan visits Bowling Green, while Ball State travels to play Akron.
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