MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) -- Brian Moten scored 19 points as Bowling Green beat Ball State 63-53 Wednesday night in the Mid-American Conference.
Bowling Green made 4 of 6 3-pointers in the first half and led 31-20 at the break. The Falcons shot 56.1 percent (23-of-41) from the field for the game.
The Cardinals (3-16, 2-5) shot just 33.3 percent from the field but outscored the Falcons at the free-throw line, 12-11. Both teams had 30 rebounds.
Ball State scored 20 points off turnovers compared with Bowling Green's 13. But the Falcons outscored the Cardinals in the paint 28-18.
Reggie Witherspoon, who spent more than 13 seasons coaching at Buffalo, is returning to the city to coach Canisius College.
North Carolina Hall of Fame men's basketball coach Roy Williams is recovering from knee-replacement surgery.
Sparkling facilities are one thing, but Tim Miles needs to regain the momentum of Nebraska's 2014 run to the NCAAs if it is to play with the big boys.