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14-11, 3rd in MAC W

Persons' free throw lifts Ball State over NIU 72-71

Tayler Persons hit six 3-pointers and scored 29 points, including the game-winning free throw with two seconds left, and Ball State beat Northern Illinois 72-71 on Tuesday night to end a four-game skid.

Williams puts up sick putback dunk (0:21)
Virginia Tech's Hill catches lob off the backboard & throws down 2-handed slam (0:45)
Fan protects child from wild pass with quick-thinking kick save (0:32)
Virginia Tech's Robinson launches deep buzzer-beating 3-pointer (0:37)

Jeff Borzello ESPN Staff Writer 

Couple of interesting mid-major games today: Buffalo at Ball State, Princeton at Penn. Perhaps the two best teams in the MAC and Ivy, respectively.

Joe Lunardi Senior Writer, ESPN.com 

Games I'd Pay To See (06Jan2018): Oklahoma@WVU, Kansas@TCU, UNC@Virginia, Seton Hall@Butler, Kentucky@Tennessee, Buffalo@Ball State, Princeton@Penn.

Tyler throws down massive slam for Ball State (0:21)
Ball State shocks No. 9 Notre Dame (1:00)
Persons hits game-winning 3-pointer to upset No.9 Notre Dame. (0:44)

2 refs banned for missed call in 2OT MAC game

The Mid-American Conference suspended two officials who failed to blow a whistle on Ball State during the chaotic final seconds of a double-overtime win over Eastern Michigan.

Controversial 3 gives Ball State the 2OT win (0:33)

Team Stats

Points Per Game79.2
Rebounds Per Game38.3
Assists Per Game13.4
Points Allowed73.4230th

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Tournament History

Final Fours0
Tournament Record3-7
Championship SeasonsNone
Tournament Appearances7