Detroit defeats Wright State 71-55
CLEVELAND (AP) Jason Calliste scored 14 points and Detroit dominated close to the basket in a 71-55 win over Wright State on Wednesday night.
The Titans outrebounded Wright State 35-22, including 11 on the offensive end, and outscored the Raiders 20-10 in the paint and 16-6 on second-chance points.
Eli Holman added 12 points and 11 rebounds for the Titans (16-12, 10-6 Horizon League), who have won three games in a row and six of their past seven. Also, Doug Anderson added 11 points and Chase Simon had 10 for the Titans.
Detroit led 49-41 and went on a 13-4 run to claim its biggest lead of the game at 62-45 with 7:05 to play after two free throws by Calliste.
The two teams combined to shoot 58 free throws with Detroit going 20 for 26.
Updated February 15, 2012