HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Tyler Sharpe had 25 points as Northern Kentucky beat Detroit 99-88 in the Horizon Conference Tourney quarterfinals on Wednesday night. Trevon Faulkner added 20 points...
Ferguson scores 20 to lift UIC over Detroit 80-71
DETROIT (AP) — Tarkus Ferguson had 20 points and 10 rebounds, his seventh double-double this season, as Illinois-Chicago rallied after halftime to beat Detroit 80-71 on Saturday.
UIC looks to extend streak vs Detroit
Illinois-Chicago (15-15, 9-8) vs. Detroit (11-18, 8-9)
Calihan Hall, Detroit; Saturday, 4 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: UIC looks for its sixth straight win in the head-to-head series over...
Detroit Mercy’s Davis breaks Curry’s freshman 3-point record
DETROIT (AP) — Antoine Davis dribbled slowly past midcourt, went toward the right sideline and created space from the defender with a jab step to the right before putting the ball between his legs...
Davis breaks Curry’s mark in Detroit’s 87-85 win over IUPUI
DETROIT (AP) — Antoine Davis broke Stephen Curry's freshman 3-point record early in the second half and finished with 20 points, leading Detroit Mercy to an 87-85 win over IUPUI on Thursday...
Detroit seeks revenge on IUPUI
IUPUI (16-13, 8-8) vs. Detroit (10-18, 7-9)
Calihan Hall, Detroit; Thursday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Detroit seeks revenge on IUPUI after dropping the first matchup in Indianapolis....
Hill-Mais leads Oakland past Detroit 95-75
OAKLAND, Mich. (AP) — Xavier Hill-Mais scored 29 points as Oakland rolled past Detroit 95-75 on Saturday.
Braden Norris added 23 points for the Golden Grizzlies.
Detroit seeks revenge on Oakland
Detroit (10-17, 7-8) vs. Oakland (12-16, 8-7)
Athletics Center Orena, Oakland, Michigan; Saturday, 3 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Oakland goes for the season sweep over Detroit after winning...
McCloud carries Green Bay over Detroit 82-73
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — JayQuan McCloud scored a career-high 26 points as Green Bay beat Detroit 82-73 on Saturday. Sandy Cohen III added 23 points for the Phoenix. Cohen III had 14 rebounds for the Phoenix. He also had nine turnovers but only eight assists.
Tank Hemphill had 10 points and 11 rebounds for Green Bay (14-13, 8-6 Horizon League), which earned its fourth consecutive home victory.
Davis carries Detroit past Milwaukee 90-84
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Antoine Davis had 27 points as Detroit topped Milwaukee 90-84 on Thursday night. Josh McFolley added 22 points for the Titans.
Harrison Curry had 15 points for Detroit (10-16, 7-7 Horizon League), which broke its four-game road losing streak. Derrien King added 12 points.
DeAndre Abram had 28 points and six rebounds for the Panthers (9-17, 4-9), who have now lost six games in a row. Darius Roy added 16 points and six assists. Amir Allen had 14 points.
Love scores 17 to lift Wright St. past Detroit Mercy 83-60
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Loudon Love posted 17 points as Wright State easily beat Detroit Mercy 83-60 on Saturday night.
Malachi Smith had 14 points and six assists for Wright State (15-11, 9-4 Horizon League), which earned its fifth consecutive home victory. Skyelar Potter added 14 points and six rebounds. Mark Hughes had 12 points for the home team.
Antoine Davis had 17 points for the Titans (9-16, 6-7). Harrison Curry added 16 points and eight rebounds. Josh McFolley had 13 points.
Hot-shooting Northern Kentucky beats Detroit Mercy 97-65
HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. (AP) — Drew McDonald scored 20 points and Northern Kentucky cruised to a 97-65 victory over Detroit Mercy on Thursday night to halt a two-game skid.
The Norse (19-6, 9-3 Horizon League) also beat Detroit Mercy 95-73 on Jan. 5 to start a six-game win streak. Detroit Mercy (9-15, 6-6) has lost five of its last six games.
Davis scores 29, leads Detroit Mercy past Cleveland State
DETROIT (AP) — Freshman Antoine Davis, second nationally in scoring, had 29 points despite a poor shooting night and Detroit Mercy defeated Cleveland State 78-64 on Thursday night.
Davis, the national leader in 3-pointers and 3-pointers per game, was only 2 of 12 from distance and made 6 of 22 overall. His point total got a big boost from the 15 free throws he made in 17 attempts.
UIC opens homestand with 79-67 win over Detroit Mercy
CHICAGO (AP) — Jordan Blount scored 19 points and grabbed 10 rebounds and UIC opened a season-long four-game homestand by cruising past Detroit Mercy, 79-67 in a Horizon League battle on Thursday night.
The win snaps a two-game losing streak for the Flames.
The last time UIC played at home it knocked down 17 3-pointers in a 73-56 win over Cleveland State, and this game promised to be more of the same.
Oakland holds on to edge Detroit Mercy 79-73
DETROIT (AP) — Jaevin Cumberland hit six 3-pointers and scored 24 points and Oakland survived a late rally by Detroit Mercy for a 79-73 victory on Saturday.
Xavier Hill-Mais added 22 points and five rebounds for the Golden Grizzlies (9-11, 5-2 Horizon League). Brad Brechting and Karmari Newman each had eight points and nine rebounds.
Freshman Davis scores 32 to lead Detroit Mercy to win
DETROIT (AP) — Antoine Davis scored 32 points, 21 in the second half, and Detroit Mercy beat Milwaukee 93-84 on Saturday to improve to 5-1 in the Horizon League, the Titans' best conference start since an 8-1 beginning in 1998-99.
McFolley, Davis score 29 each and Detroit cruises 101-83
DETROIT (AP) — Josh McFolley and Antoine Davis scored 29 points apiece as Detroit defeated Green Bay 101-83 on Thursday night, toppling the last undefeated team in the Horizon League.
The Phoenix fell behind 10-0 and never caught up, falling to 3-1 in conference, 9-8 overall. The Titans went on to score 53 points in the first half, a season high.
McFolley also had a season high with 29 points, hitting 6 of 9 3-pointers. He added five steals.
McDonald leads Northern Kentucky past Detroit Mercy
DETROIT (AP) — Drew McDonald scored 23 points to lead six players in double figures and Northern Kentucky breezed to a 95-73 victory over Detroit Mercy on Saturday.
Davis scores 48 points; Detroit Mercy beats Wright St. 79-58
DETROIT (AP) — Freshman Antoine Davis matched a program record with 10 3-pointers and finished with 48 points to lead Detroit Mercy to 79-58 victory over Wright State on Thursday night.
Archie Tullos scored a Detroit Mercy record 49 points against Bradley on Feb. 22, 1988. Davis had a chance to surpass Tullos with 11 seconds remaining, but he dribbled the clock out to end the game. Davis finished 15-of-24 shooting from the floor including 10 of 15 from long range and made 8 of 9 free throws.
Davis leads Detroit Mercy past Cleveland State 73-61
CLEVELAND (AP) — Antoine Davis scored 17 points, Derrien King and Josh McFolley added 15 apiece and Detroit Mercy handled Cleveland State 73-61 Sunday night, opening Horizon League play with two wins for the first time in a decade.
Lamar Hamrick pulled down 11 rebounds for the Titans (5-9, 2-0), King added six assists and McFolley had three steals.
Davis scores 27, leads Detroit Mercy past Youngstown 78-66
YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Antoine Davis scored 27 points and Detroit Mercy pulled away down the stretch to defeat Youngstown State 78-66 in the Horizon League opener on Friday afternoon.
Davis knocked down seven 3-pointers and four teammates scored in double figures as the Titans (4-9) broke away from a 60-60 tie with seven minutes to play.
Davis, a freshman and the third-leading scorer in the nation (26.0 ppg), had 16 in the first half as Detroit Mercy opened a 46-35 lead.
Kirk’s 3-pointer saves Ohio in victory over Detroit Mercy
DETROIT (AP) — Teyvion Kirk's banked 3-pointer with 46 seconds provided the winning points after Ohio blew a 19-point second-half lead and the Bobcats beat Detroit Mercy 63-61 on Saturday.
Both teams missed two free throws each before Harrison Curry's 3-point try missed at the buzzer.
Kirk finished with 16 points and seven rebounds but committed eight turnovers. Jason Carter scored 20 points while Doug Taylor had 13 rebounds to go with nine points for Ohio (7-3).
Navigato leads Rockets to 101 points for 6th straight win
TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Nate Navigato made five 3-pointers and led five players into double-figure scoring with 19 points and six assists as Toledo clobbered Detroit Mercy 101-57 Wednesday night, pushing its win streak to six games.
Hot-shooting Dayton downs Detroit Mercy 98-59
DAYTON, Ohio (AP) — Obi Toppin scored a career-high 22 points on 10-of-13 shooting and grabbed 11 rebounds, Josh Cunningham added 20 points, and Dayton shot 71 percent in the first half to beat Detroit Mercy 98-59 on Tuesday night.
Jalen Crutcher added 16 points with six assists and Jordan Davis had 13 points with a career-high seven assists for the Flyers (5-3), who finished shooting 69 percent to the Titans' 35 percent and outscored them 54-22 in the paint. Ryan Mikesell added 10 points.
Ivey with 25 points leads Akron past Detroit Mercy 71-59
AKRON, Ohio (AP) — Jimond Ivey scored 25 points and grabbed 13 rebounds and Akron notched its third-straight win, beating Detroit Mercy 71-59 on Saturday.
Ivey was 10 of 12 from the field and made all four of his free throws for the Zips (6-2). Daniel Utomi added 13 points and seven rebounds and Channel Banks had 10 points and five rebounds.
Akron shot 43 percent from the field compared to 30 percent for Detroit Mercy.
Walker leads Kent State to 76-72 win over Detroit Mercy
DETROIT (AP) — Jaylin Walker scored a career-best 36 points on seven 3-pointers and grabbed six rebounds, leading Kent State to its fourth-straight victory, a 76-72 win over Detroit Mercy on Wednesday night.
Walker was 10 of 24 from the field and sank all nine of his free throws for the Golden Flashes (6-1). Antonio Williams added 13 points, five rebounds and four assists, three steals.
Davis leads Detroit Mercy past Eastern Michigan, 78-74
YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) — Freshman Antoine Davis knocked down six 3-pointers and scored a team-high 24 points as Detroit Mercy won its third straight game, holding off in-state rival Eastern Michigan, 78-74 on Saturday afternoon.
Detroit Mercy rains more 3s in 82-67 win over Bowling Green
DETROIT (AP) — Freshman Antoine Davis scored a game-high 32 points and added six assists and six rebounds and Detroit Mercy beat Bowling Green 82-67 on Tuesday night in the Legends Classic Subregional Championship game.
Davis finished with 73 points and 18 made 3-pointers over the two subregional games held at Calihan Hall and he was named MVP. He scored a Titans freshman-record 42 points in Monday's win over Loyola (Maryland), and his 10 triples tied a school record.
Freshman Davis scores 42, Detroit Mercy, tops Loyola 91-63
DETROIT (AP) — Antoine Davis scored 42 points, knocking down 10 3-pointers, made five assists and Detroit Mercy burst away from Loyola (Md.) after halftime for a 91-63 victory Monday night.
Davis' big night tied the school record for 3s in a game, his 3-pointers and 42 points are both freshman records for Detroit Mercy. His 42 is most by a Titan since 2003.
The Titans (1-3) trailed 37-36 at the break, but Davis made three 3s and a jumper for a 50-44 lead.
Baldwin, Butler pull away for 84-63 win over Detroit Mercy
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Kamar Baldwin scored 13 of his 26 points down the stretch as Butler pulled away for an 84-63 win over Detroit Mercy on Monday night.
Baldwin, who missed six of his first 10 field-goal attempts, made 6 of 8 over the last 14-plus minutes and finished with six rebounds, eight assists and two steals. Joey Brunk added 13 points and Paul Jorgensen scored 12 for Butler (2-0).
Antoine Davis scored 20 points and Josh McFolley added 17 for Detroit (0-3).