Chris Bond finished with 16 points, seven rebounds and five steals for the Cardinals (8-10, 2-4 Mid-American Conference), who snapped a four-game losing streak. Jauwan Scaife had 14 points and seven assists.
With a 58-54 lead, Ball State put the game away with a 12-0 run that was capped by Majok's tip-in with 2:38 left to play. The Cardinals pushed their lead to as many as 22 points to dominate the second half against the RedHawks (7-11, 2-4), who have lost three straight games.
Ball State shot 57.7 percent from the floor (30 of 52) for the game while holding the RedHawks to 44.2 percent (23 of 52).
SMU has signed a second player from Australia, 6-foot-11 forward Harry Froling, to a national letter of intent. The Mustangs previously signed guard Tom Wilson from Australia.
There's nothing to suggest the Jayhawks won't end up atop the Big 12 for a 13th season in a row. But what about a return to the Final Four?
Colorado State graduate transfer John Gillon has chosen Syracuse, giving the Orange a potential starter at point guard entering the 2016-17 season.