NCAA Game Summary - Green Bay at Detroit
(Saturday, January 5)
Final Score: Detroit 84, Green Bay 76
Detroit, MI (Sports Network) - Ray McCallum had 26 points and Jason Calliste scored 20, as the Detroit Titans extended their home court winning streak with an 84-76 triumph over Horizon League foe Green Bay.
Juwan Howard, Jr. added 16 points, Doug Anderson scored 12, and Nick Minnerath finished with 10 as the Titans (10-5, 2-0 HL) notched their 17th consecutive victory inside Calihan Hall. The starting-five accounted for all 84 of Detroit's points.
Keifer Sykes led the way for the Phoenix (6-9, 0-2) with 21 points on 8-of-13 shooting from the floor. Greg Mays chipped in with 18 points and nine rebounds, while Alec Brown and Sultan Muhammad scored 16 and 11 points, respectively.
Detroit was leading 23-21 midway through the first half before Howard and Calliste hit back-to-back 3-pointers to stretch the margin to eight. The Titans used an 11-2 edge in points off turnovers in the first half to grab a 42-37 halftime advantage, despite allowing Green Bay to shoot 60 percent from the floor in the opening frame.
Detroit made only 7-of-24 field goals in the second half but was able to seal the victory by sinking 28-of-29 free throws after halftime.
Detroit made a season-high 38 free throws for the game while missing only four attempts (.905). The Titans also took care of the basketball, committing only six turnovers to notch their eighth victory in their last nine outings.
01/05 17:02:06 ET