YPSILANTI, Mich. -- Ty Groce posted 14 points and three blocks as Eastern Michigan narrowly defeated Buffalo 66-62 on Tuesday night for its 200th win at the Convocation Center.
Derek Ballard scored all of his five points, grabbed five rebounds and had a steal in a five-minute span late in the second half and the Eagles led 63-58 on his layup with 1:39 to play.
Eastern Michigan takes on Akron on the road on Saturday. Buffalo faces Central Michigan at home on Friday.
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