It was an exciting showdown at Fifth Third Arena this afternoon where Ball State Women’s Basketball and Cincinnati. Both teams traded leads and fought tooth-and-nail, ending in a 63-56 victory for the Bearcats.
A team-first mentality sealed the Cardinals’ first 30-point victory since last December’s matchup against Urbana University (Ohio).
Four players stood out in particular, contributing nearly three-quarters of the points for the Cardinals.
For Ball State Football redshirt junior quarterback Drew Plitt and Ball State Women’s Volleyball freshman middle blocker Marie Plitt, their sibling relationship has been everything but a rivalry.
To start its final Mid-American Conference series of the season, Ball State (32-17, 9-7 MAC) split a Friday doubleheader with Central Michigan (19-24-1, 9-7-1 MAC) before falling in game three Saturday in Mount Pleasant.