Wright St. 64, Ball St. 50
DAYTON, Ohio (AP)—Seth Doliboa scored 25 points, 15 in the second half, to rally Wright State to a 64-50 victory over cold-shooting Ball State on Saturday.
The Cardinals (2-1), behind 14 points from Dennis Trammell, took a 38-27 first-half lead, but shot just 13 percent (4-of-30) in the second half and missed all 12 3-point attempts as they were outscored 36-13 by the Raiders (1-3).
Ball State shot 30 percent for the game (18-of-60) to 50 percent for Wright State (19-of-38). Wright State outscored Ball State 24-7 from the foul line.
The Raiders went on a 22-5 run in the first 11:29 of the second half to take a 52-42 lead. Peyton Stovall’a layup with 2:43 lead cut the lead to 56-50, but Wright State scored the final eight points of the game.
Vernard Hollins scored 15 points and pulled down 14 rebounds for the Raiders. He also led Wright State with five assists and seven turnovers.
DeShaun Wood scored 12 points and Vova Severovas added 10 for Wright State.
Trammell was held scoreless in the second half for the Cardinals. Roberts Owens, the only other player from Ball State to reach double figures, scored 12 points.