Valpo beats Detroit 64-41

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VALPARAISO, Ind. (AP)—Jake Diebler had 15 points and three steals and Urule Igbavboa scored 14 as Valparaiso beat Detroit 64-41 Thursday night in the Horizon League.

Benjamin Fumey had 10 points for the Crusaders (5-11, 2-3), who edged Detroit with 38 percent shooting compared with the Titans’ 37 percent.

Detroit had no players in double figures, but Thomas Kennedy and Nemanja Jokic each had nine to pace the Titans (4-10, 0-5).

Valpo took control with a 13-2 run late in the first half and led 31-16 at the break. The Crusaders never trailed in the second half and stretched their lead to as much as 29 with 6:12 left. The Titans never got closer than 21 after that.

The Crusaders outrebounded Detroit 34-29.

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