Detroit vs Akron

Akron 81, Detroit 63


AKRON, Ohio (AP) - Nikola Cvetinovic scored 16 points to help Akron pull away from Detroit in the Zips' 81-63 win on Saturday night.

Akron (3-2) held a four point lead, 30-26, with 5:13 left in the first half before the Zips went on a 13-6 run to take a 43-32 lead into halftime. Detroit narrowed the lead to eight, 57-49, in the second half but wouldn't get any closer as Akron reeled off five unanswered buckets to take a 17-point lead, 66-49, with 10:40 remaining to play.

Akron shot well all game, hitting 54.2 percent (32 of 59) from the field and 50 percent (8 of 16) from 3-point range.

Nick Harney scored 15 points and Brett McClanahan added 12 for Akron.

Chase Simon paced Detroit (3-4) with 27 points, making 10 of 15 attempts from the field and three 3-pointers.

The win snaps a two-game losing streak for Akron.

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Detroit Titans
L. Lowe, F304-91-11049
D. Anderson, F291-64-42136
C. Simon, G3910-154-571227
J. Calliste, G352-82-21227
R. McCallum, G272-72-24426
D. Foster193-50-12206
E. Bruinsma171-30-03042
P. Boutte40-10-00000
Totals 23-5413-1527101763
Akron Zips
N. Cvetinovic, F276-83-764216
C. Gilliam, F173-90-02217
Z. Marshall, C295-61-360111
B. McClanahan, G264-71-123212
Q. Diggs, G253-82-22138
N. Harney207-101-130415
B. Walsh203-40-03118
D. Treadwell160-40-02300
A. Ibitayo111-30-04023
J. Egner90-01-23111
Totals 32-599-1635151781
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