Recap: Cleveland State vs. Detroit
Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Jon Harris tallied 18 points and six rebounds to lift the Cleveland State Vikings to a 73-63 victory over the Detroit Titans in a Horizon League tilt at Goodman Arena.
Harris made all seven of his field goal attempts and dealt out three assists for the Vikings (10-7, 2-1 HL) as they picked up their fourth win in five outings. Anton Grady added 15 points and eight rebounds while Sebastian Douglas contributed 14 points and five assists. Charlie Lee handed out nine assists and recorded a pair of steals in the victory.
Evan Bruinsma and Anton Wilson netted 17 points apiece for Detroit (8-9, 1-1), which had won its previous three games. Bruinsma registered a double-double as he also pulled down a game-high 10 boards. Juwan Howard, Jr. chipped in 16 points for the Titans.
CSU knocked down 4-of-10 attempts from beyond the arc and 10-of-12 tries at the charity stripe in the opening 20 minutes of the contest to take a 37-27 lead into the intermission. The Titans were limited to just 36.4 percent shooting from the floor in the first half.
Detroit improved to connect on 42.3 percent of its shots from the floor and also converted 11-of-12 attempts at the charity stripe in the second half. The Vikings watched their lead shrink down to four points before putting together a late run over the final 3:33 to go back in front by a double-digit margin. CSU hit on 50 percent of its field goal attempts after the break to keep the visitors at bay.
The Vikings outscored Detroit, 42-26, in the paint in the contest. The Titans committed 14 turnovers, which turned into 21 points for CSU.Game Notes