Simon leads Detroit over Wisconsin-Milwaukee 81-65
MILWAUKEE (AP)—Chase Simon had 33 points and 12 rebounds to lead Detroit to an 81-65 victory against Wisconsin-Milwaukee on Thursday night.
Xavier Keeling added 20 points and Eli Holman had 15 points, nine rebounds and four blocks for the Titans (12-6, 5-2 Horizon League).
Ricky Franklin led Wisconsin-Milwaukee (11-7, 3-3) with 22 points.
With Detroit trailing 43-42 with 17 minutes remaining, Simon went on a tear to lead a 20-3 run over the next 8:02. Simon scored 16 consecutive points for the Titans, hitting two 3-point shots, two jumpers and three layups.
Simon was 15 for 24 from the floor.