Detroit vs North Carolina State Recap - North Carolina State Wins 82-79
Detroit was scorched by T.J. Warren for 29 points as North Carolina State defeated them 82-79 in NCAA action on Saturday.
North Carolina State did not, however, defeat Detroit against the spread, which closed at 12.5 at most sportsbooks.
North Carolina State got 21 points from Ralston Turner and another 9 points from Desmond Lee. Tyler Lewis contributed 7 assists, while Lennard Freeman cleaned the glass with 9 rebounds.
Detroit got 24 points from Juwan Howard, Jr. in a losing cause and another 16 points from Evan Bruinsma. Jarod Williams contributed 4 assists for them, while Ugochukwu Njoku had 9 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed North Carolina State were victorious, as the score was 37-28 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Detroit as they grabbed 36 boards, while North Carolina State only had 31.