Burris head coach Blair Broussard speaks to the Owls during a timeout Nov. 28 in a game against Frankton at Ball Gym. Zach Carter, DN.

Muncie Burris falls to Madison Grant on senior night

“This by far has been the most important senior night in regards to my coaching career,” head coach Blair Broussard said. “They made a commitment to me at the beginning of the year. I can’t thank them enough for their commitment and them buying in with the magnitude they did.” 

Junior Nyla Hampton looks to dribble to the basket against Buffalo Jan. 10 at Worthen Arena. Hampton made 12 points in the first half. Kate Tilbury, DN

Hampton, Ball State flip the script in road win over Ohio

After Ball State’s (22-3, 11-1) Feb. 7 road loss to the Northern Illinois Huskies, head coach Brady Sallee chalked up the defeat to a random night of missed layups, missed 3-pointers and missed free throws. Saturday’s matchup against the Ohio Bobcats (7-16, 4-8 MAC) was the Cardinals’ first time back on the road since its loss against the Huskies. Through most of the first half, the game was taking on a similar storyline.