Detroit vs Youngstown State

Detroit 76, Youngstown St. 74


YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) - Chase Simon scored 18 points and Detroit shot 65.2 percent in the second half to edge Youngstown State 76-74 Saturday.

LaMarcus Lowe scored six points during a 12-2 run as the Titans (18-13, 11-17 Horizon League), who shot 15 of 23 for the half, took a 59-49 lead with 9:32 remaining.

They led the rest of the way, but the Penguins (15-14, 10-8) cut the margin to 72-71 with 1:31 left. After two free throws by Simon and one by Youngstown State's Ashen Ward, Eli Holman's dunk with 9 seconds left put the Titans up 76-72.

Ray McCallum added 15 points for Detroit.

Kendrick Perry scored 22 points, 17 in the second half, to pace Youngstown State. Both teams will host first-round games in the conference tournament on Tuesday.

The Penguins' 10 conference victories, after winning two last season, is the biggest one-season improvement in Horizon League history.

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Detroit Titans
D. Anderson, F184-72-232410
L. Lowe, C214-52-261310
R. McCallum, G357-100-136215
C. Simon, G325-105-633218
J. Calliste, G292-32-22148
D. Foster230-30-00330
E. Holman225-70-151410
E. Bruinsma202-60-02125
Totals 29-5111-1425182476
Youngstown State Penguins
D. Brooks, F344-72-320413
D. Eargle, F273-65-771311
B. Allen, G385-130-015213
K. Perry, G386-117-834022
A. Ward, G373-81-25319
J. Chojnacki122-32-23026
M. Podolsky60-10-00000
S. Amiker Jr.50-10-00000
N. Perry20-00-00010
F. Larson10-00-00000
Totals 23-5017-2225131374
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Wright St.6-014-563
N. Kentucky5-112-6128
Youngstown St.3-35-14314
Green Bay3-58-13343
Clev. St.1-54-15339
Other games
VT 65 Final
VANDY 74 Final
Kentucky 83
ND 58 Final
St John's 61
Drake 58 Final
Wich St 81
Oklahoma 60 Final
Baylor 70
NOVA 46 Final
Florida 62 Final
Georgia 76
Missouri 86 Final
Kansas 87
AF 58 Final
NC 54 Final
Virginia 51
Purdue 75 Final
Michigan 61
Temple 72 Final
St Joe's 82
N Mexico 64 Final
TCU 83
Nebraska 34 Final
Mich St 62
MRST 69 Final
Syracuse 71 Final
UConn 69
Colo St 66 Final