|E. Kentucky beats Ball St. 71-58|
|Written by Admin|
|Saturday, 13 December 2008 12:11|
The Colonels (7-3) took a 41-30 lead at halftime, built their biggest lead at 15 points early in the second period and held off the Cardinals (4-5) down the stretch. Taylor, who also hit 3-of-4 3-point shots, also added five rebounds.
Papa Oppong and Dayvon Ellis added 11 points each for Eastern Kentucky. Ball State was led by Anthony Newell with 17 points, while Brandon Lampley added 11 points and Rob Giles had 10. Maurice Hubbard had only 2 points for the Cardinals but pulled down a game-high 10 rebounds.