Illinois-Chicago Falls 74-68 to Detroit - Recap

Detroit got 25 points from Juwan Howard, Jr. en route to a 74-68 victory over Illinois-Chicago on Wednesday at Calihan Hall.

Detroit won the battle on the scoreboard, but not at the payout window as they failed to cover the 8-point spread.

Detroit got 16 points from Anton Wilson and another 15 points from Evan Bruinsma. Juwan Howard, Jr. contributed 3 assists, while Ugochukwu Njoku cleaned the glass with 12 rebounds.

Illinois-Chicago got 24 points from Marc Brown in a losing cause and another 18 points from Kelsey Barlow. Marc Brown contributed 3 assists for them, while Jake Wiegand had 8 rebounds.

Detroit led at halftime, 37-31.

The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 35 boards, while Illinois-Chicago only had 33.