Valparaiso vs Detroit

Williams, Valparaiso beat Detroit 78-70

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DETROIT (AP) Lexus Williams scored 11 of his career-high 22 points in the final 3:01 Wednesday night as Valparaiso held off Detroit for a 78-70 win.

LaVonte Dority added 20 points for the Crusaders (10-9, 2-2 Horizon League).

Bobby Capobianco's dunk with 5:35 to play gave Valpo a 62-50 lead, its largest of the game, before an 11-4 spurt by Detroit - which was opened and capped by jumpers from Juwan Howard, Jr. - pulled the Titans within 67-61 with just under 2 minutes to play.

Valparaiso made 9 of 12 free throws in the final 1:28 to seal the victory.

Howard scored a career-high 35 points to pace Detroit (8-11, 1-3). Matthew Grant added 14 points and Evan Bruinsma 10.

Jubril Adekoya finished with 11 points and nine rebounds for Valparaiso, which recorded season highs for both free throws made (36) and free throws attempted (44). Capobianco added 10 points.

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Scoreboard
Valparaiso (10-9) «304878
Detroit (8-11)313970

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Loyola-Chi.0-010-1101
Evansville0-08-290
N. Iowa0-08-216
Valparaiso0-08-272
Bradley0-07-2130
Missouri St.0-09-3120
Drake0-05-5209
Indiana St.0-05-5214
So. Illinois0-04-4237
Illinois St.0-04-693

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Green Bay0-03-6284
Ill.-Chicago0-03-6326
IUPUI0-02-6324
Youngstown St.0-02-8339
 
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