Junior Nyla Hampton dribbles the ball against Ohio March 12 at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse. Hampton had two points in the first half. Andrew Berger, DN
WOMEN'S BASKETBALL

3 takeaways from Ball State women's basketball's first round MAC Tournament win against Ohio

The Ball State Cardinals (28-4, 16-2 MAC) opened Mid-American Conference (MAC) tournament play with a 77-53 first round win against the Ohio Bobcats (11-19, 8-10 MAC) Wednesday afternoon. Tip-off for Ball State’s second round game against the winner of Northern Illinois V. Kent State is scheduled for Friday, March 15, 30 minutes after the conclusion of the game between the Toledo Rockets and Buffalo Bulls.