Howard, McCallum lead Detroit to 75-63 triumphSaturday, Jan 26, 2013
CHICAGO (AP)—Juwan Howard Jr. and Ray McCallum each scored 17 points on Saturday, leading Detroit to a 75-63 victory over Loyola of Chicago.
Howard connected on 8 of 10 shots from the floor, allowing Detroit (13-8, 5-3 Horizon) to shoot 50 percent from the floor.
Nick Minnerath scored 14 points for Detroit. Jason Calliste scored 12 points and Doug Anderson scored 11.
Loyola of Chicago (12-8, 2-5) had a 27-24 lead at halftime, but couldn’t pull away or at least maintain its narrow advantage. It was its own worst enemy at times, committing 17 turnovers.
Christian Thomas led Loyola of Chicago with 18 points and 11 rebounds. Cully Payne scored 15 points and Ben Averkamp had 13.