NCAA Game Summary - Drake at Detroit
(Saturday, November 17)
Final Score: Detroit 85, Drake 79
Detroit, MI (Sports Network) - Behind a career-high 26 points from Doug Anderson, the Detroit Titans took down the Drake Bulldogs, 85-79, in non- conference action a Calihan Hall.
Anderson shot 10-of-12 from the field and also added 10 rebounds for Detroit (2-1). Ray McCallum tallied 20 points and five assists, while Nick Minnerath chipped in 16 points and nine boards.
For Drake (1-1), Jordan Clarke tallied a double-double with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Chris Hines scored 14 points from off the bench, Ben Simons put up 11 points, and Seth VanDeest and Richard Carter netted 10 points apiece.
Detroit shot 43.3 percent from the floor in the first half while Drake made 45.8 percent of its field goals, but the Titans were able to take a 42-35 lead into intermission thanks to a 12-of-14 showing from the foul line. The Bulldogs went just 9-of-17 from the stripe in the opening frame.
The Titans led by as many as 14 with under five minutes to play. Drake went on a late run to make it a single-digit game but Detroit was able to hang on.
Drake was plagued by 18 turnovers, which Detroit turned into 26 points.
11/17 22:13:45 ET