Detroit vs Illinois-Chicago

Ill.-Chicago 63, Detroit 59


CHICAGO (AP) - Gary Talton scored a career-high 21 points, including all eight of his team's points during a seven-minute stretch of the second half, to lead Illinois-Chicago to a 63-59 victory Thursday over Detroit.

Talton hit five free throws and a 3-pointer to help the Flames (5-8, 1-2 Horizon) keep pace and ultimately take a 60-57 lead with 3:12 remaining. Daniel Barnes, who had 13 points, added a free throw before the Titans (6-9, 0-3) cut it to 61-59 on a Doug Anderson dunk with 49 seconds left.

Detroit had a chance to tie when Talton fouled Jason Calliste with three seconds left, but Calliste missed the front end of a one-and-one. Barnes got the rebound and hit two free throws to seal the win.

The Titans came into the game shooting a Horizon-leading 73 percent from the free-throw line.

Chase Simon led Detroit with 14 points, and Eli Holman scored 12.

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Detroit Titans
D. Anderson, F273-80-20026
L. Lowe, C163-41-37147
C. Simon, G395-144-642514
J. Calliste, G343-111-23217
R. McCallum, G333-103-36119
E. Holman275-82-350212
E. Bruinsma110-00-01020
D. Foster101-42-20134
P. Boutte30-00-02000
Totals 23-5913-213672059
Illinois-Chicago Flames
H. Humes, F364-60-054210
M. Brown, F311-31-24133
D. Williams, C203-40-24246
D. Barnes, G354-103-451114
G. Talton, G326-105-635221
P. Carter191-30-03032
G. Travis132-42-20137
R. Robinson80-20-00010
W. Simonton50-10-03000
M. Bush10-10-00000
Totals 21-4411-1631141963
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
N. Kentucky12-624-1187
Green Bay12-618-14158
Wright St.11-720-12115
Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
Clev. St.5-139-22260
Other games
HARV 67 Final
BC 46
ELON 62 Final
NC 100
Florida 83 Final
RUT 85
PSU 53 Final
Michigan 71
HOW 34 Final
Kansas 89
VANDY 74 Final
MU 57