Turner carries Bowling Green past Central Michigan 93-65
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MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) Justin Turner had 24 points with eight assists as Bowling Green romped past Central Michigan 93-65 on Saturday, posting a 5-0 start to Mid-American Conference play for just the third time.
Bowling Green also achieved 5-0 MAC starts in 2018-19 and 1961-62.
Kaden Metheny had 14 points for Bowling Green (9-2), which won its fifth consecutive game. Trey Diggs added 13 points. Caleb Fields had 13 points and six rebounds. Daeqwon Plowden had 7 points and 14 rebounds.
Bowling Green posted a season-high 20 assists.
Travon Broadway Jr. had 19 points and eight rebounds for the Chippewas (5-6, 1-3). Meikkel Murray added 14 points. Caleb Huffman and Caleb Hodgson each had 10 points.
Bowling Green also defeated Central Michigan 90-69 on Tuesday.
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Updated January 9, 2021