Detroit Defeats Rhode Island 70-68 - Recap
Detroit earned a 70-68 victory over Rhode Island on Sunday, getting 17 points from Juwan Howard, Jr. at Calihan Hall.
Detroit earned a straight-up victory but suffered an ATS defeat in failing to cover the 5.5-point spread.
Detroit got 15 points from Evan Bruinsma and another 11 points from Matthew Grant. Jarod Williams contributed 4 assists, while Juwan Howard, Jr. cleaned the glass with 8 rebounds.
Rhode Island got 22 points from Xavier Munford in a losing cause and another 14 points from Gilvydas Biruta. Biggie Minnis contributed 4 assists for them, while Gilvydas Biruta had 10 rebounds.
Detroit trailed at halftime, 32-27.
Rhode Island won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 38-36.