Miami (Ohio) 69, Cent. Michigan 50
Jon Harris scored 17 points as Miami (Ohio) coasted to a 69-50
victory over Central Michigan Saturday in Mid-American Conference
The RedHawks (8-15, 4-7) led 30-15 at halftime and were never
headed. Central Michigan (7-17, 2-9) led once, 3-2, on Olivier
Mbagioto’s 3-pointer 35 seconds into the game. The rest of the
first half was nightmarish for the Chippewas, who shot 3 for 20
from the floor, 1 of 10 on 3-point attempts. They lost their ninth
For Miami, Harris hit 6 of 11 shots from the field, including 3
of 5 beyond the 3-point arc. Julian Mavunga added 14 points.
The RedHawks dominated play in every phase. They hit 10 of 19
3-point attempts while Central Michigan was just 4 from 18 on
Quinten Rollins (7 points) had five assists, equaling Central
Michigan’s team total.
Trey Ziegler led the Chippewas with 17 points.