Miami (Ohio) edges Ball State 79-73
Miami (8-13, 3-5 Mid-American) clawed its way back to tie and take the lead on a pair of free throws by Will Sullivan with 8:38 left.
After a few taut minutes, Zach McCormick's 3-pointer with 2:13 left put Miami up 69-68. Matt Kamieniecki responded with a layup to re-take the lead briefly. But Miami reeled off the next seven points and made 5 of 6 free throws down the stretch to seal it.