Wrightst 64
Detroit 62
Date of game: 1/21/2013

Recap: Detroit vs. Wright State

Detroit, MI (Sports Network) - Kendall Griffin scored a team-best 15 points as the Wright State Raiders held on to defeat the Detroit Titans, 64-62, in Horizon League action at Calihan Hall.

Reggie Arceneaux responded with 11 points, although he shot just 5-of-15 from the floor as the Raiders (14-5, 5-1 HL) won for the sixth time in the last seven outings. Cole Darling contributed 10 points for the visitors as well.

The Titans (12-8, 4-3), losers of three of the last four, were paced by Doug Anderson who scored a game-high 20 points, followed by Nick Minnerath with 12 points, but the latter shot only 2-of-11 from the field. Juwan Howard, Jr. and Jason Calliste both tallied 10 points for the hosts.

Wright State opened the contest on a 15-3 run, the team shooting 50.0 percent from the floor en route to a 39-30 advantage at the break.

In the second half the Raiders, who never trailed on the night, again made good on 50 percent from the field, but Detroit closed the game by hitting on 10-of-11 at the free-throw line before suffering the two-point loss.

Detroit, which generated just two points from reserves, was outscored in the paint by a 32-20 margin.

Game Notes

Youngstown State's Ruiz in midseason form

Youngstown State wrapped up spring practices under first-year coach Bo Pelini Friday night, and he and his staff surely enjoyed what they saw in running back Martin Ruiz.

Manziel apologizes following rehab stint

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel issued a statement Friday, offering an apology and thanks to fans, teammates and the organization for support during his recent stay at a treatment facility.

Rays send reliever Beliveau to DL

The Tampa Bay Rays placed reliever Jeff Beliveau on the 15-day disabled list Friday due to soreness in his left shoulder.

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