NCAAB Game Recap - Northern Illinois at Ball State
Tue Feb 11, 2020 7:00 PM EST

NM
59
SDSU
82
F
URI
67
Dayt
81
F
Nebras
70
MD
72
F
KY
78
Vand
64
F
PSU
88
Purd
76
F
MSU
70
Ill
69
F
Mizzu
78
LSU
82
F
NCSU
79
Syr
74
F
MisSt
58
Miss
83
F
MiaO
57
Toled
65
F
Ark
61
Tenn
82
F
StBon
74
StJos
56
F
W MI
61
Ohio
73
F
Ford
49
David
79
F
E MI
73
CenMI
70
F
NIU
59
Ball
63
F
BGSU
59
Akr
74
F
UNC
57
Wake
74
F
AF
57
Bois
74
F
ND
49
UVA
50
F(OT)
OkSt
64
KansSt
59
F
UtSt
75
ColSt
72
F

Feb 11, 2020, 7:00 PM EST

Final

1

2

T

Northern Illinois (15-10)

22

37

59

Ball State (14-10)

29

34

63

El-Amin scores 22 to lead Ball State over N. Illinois 63-59
Tue Feb 11, 2020 9:37 PM

MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) Ishmael El-Amin had 22 points as Ball State narrowly beat Northern Illinois 63-59 on Tuesday night.

El-Amin hit 4 of 6 3-pointers.

Kyle Mallers and Tahjai Teague each added 12 points for Ball St. (14-10, 7-4 Mid-American Conference), which earned its sixth consecutive home victory. Brachen Hazen had nine rebounds.

Eugene German had 18 points and seven rebounds for the Huskies (15-10, 8-4), whose six-game winning streak came to an end. Tyler Cochran added 10 points and seven rebounds. Zaire Mateen had 10 points.

Ball St. matches up against Bowling Green at home on Saturday. Northern Illinois plays Miami (Ohio) on the road on Saturday.

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Leaders

Northern Illinois PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
G. Daow 0 0 0 0 0 0
C. Johnson 0 0 0 0 0 1
Ball State PTS +/- AST REB ST BLK
L. Bumbalough 0 0 1 0 2 0
M. Thomas 0 0 1 0 0 0

Team Comparison

NIU Ball
Points For 59 63
Field Goals 24/60-40% 18/41-44%
Three Pointers 6/26-23% 8/23-35%
Free Throws 5/12-42% 19/27-70%
Offensive Rebounds 12 6
Defensive Rebounds 21 28
Rebounds 34 37
Blocks 3 2
Steals 6 4
Turnovers 11 15
Personal Fouls 23 13
Technical Fouls 0 0
Ejections 0 0

2019-2020 Regular Season - Ball Leads Series 1-0

Date Result Away Pts Ldr Home Pts Ldr
Tue Feb 11 NIU 59 @ Ball 63 D. Beane 2 J. Thompson 2

Game Information

Stadium: John E. Worthen Arena, Muncie, Indiana
Attendance: 4,288
Game Time: