Detroit Mercy 71, Wright St. 49
DETROIT (AP)—James Thues scored 21 points and Brandon Cotton added 20 to lead Detroit Mercy to a 71-49 victory over Wright State on Thursday night.
DaShaun Wood scored 18 points in a losing effort for the Raiders (11-13, 6-7 Horizon). Wright State also got 13 points from Zakee Boyd.
The Titans (9-13, 6-6) never trailed after breaking a 5-5 tie early in the first half. Cotton scored 13 points in the first half as Detroit Mercy took a 28-20 lead into the break.
Torvoris Baker added 14 points and Ryvon Coville had nine rebounds for Detroit Mercy, which outscored the Raiders 32-16 in the paint and turned 15 Wright State turnovers into 17 points.