Recap: Arizona State vs. Detroit
Tempe, AZ (Sports Network) - Jahii Carson nearly registered a triple-double in leading the Arizona State Sun Devils to an 83-68 rout of the Detroit Titans in the first round of the National Invitational Tournament at Wells Fargo Arena.
Carson finished with 22 points, 10 rebounds and seven assists for Arizona State (22-12) which advances to face Baylor in the second round. Carrick Felix added 20 points and seven rebounds, Jordan Bachynski had 16 points and Jonathan Gilling tallied 10 points as well.
Jason Calliste scored 19 points, Ray McCallum, added 16 and Doug Anderson chipped in 12 for Detroit (20-13).
At halftime the Sun Devils owned a 46-27 advantage by shooting 58.3 percent from the field while holding the Titans to just six field goals on 22.2 percent shooting.
After the break the Sun Devils shot better than 50 percent from the floor yet again to coast to the victory.
Arizona State was able to capture the win despite committing a game-high 24 turnovers which led to 27 points for the Titans. The Sun Devils had a 41-21 edge on the boards.Game Notes