Detroit vs Illinois-Chicago Wrap - Detroit Wins 79-67

Doug Anderson scored 22 points leading Detroit to a 79-67 victory over Illinois-Chicago at UIC Pavilion on Saturday.

Detroit won and also put money in the pockets of their supporters by covering the 6-point spread as favorites.

Ray McCallum had 20 points for Detroit and Jason Calliste chipped in with 18 points. Jason Calliste had 10 assists for them, while Doug Anderson was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 9 boards.

Illinois-Chicago got 28 points from Daniel Barnes in a losing cause and another 15 points from Anthony Kelley. Gary Talton contributed 8 assists for them, while Josh Crittle had 6 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Detroit were victorious, as the score was 36-22 at the break.

Illinois-Chicago had a 37-33 advantage in the rebounding department as they won the battle in the paint.