Detroit 30 30 60
Akron 21 58 79
Date of game: 12/18/2013

Recap: Akron vs. Detroit

Akron, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - Demetrius Treadwell had a double-double with 22 points and 13 rebounds, as the Akron Zips made easy work of the Detroit Titans, 79-60, in a non-conference tilt at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Nyles Evans scored 14 points for the Zips (5-2). Jake Kretzer added 11 points, while Quincy Diggs chipped in 10 points and seven assists.

Anton Wilson led the Titans (5-7) with 16 points. Juwan Howard, Jr. scored 13 points and Evan Bruinsma added 12. Ugochukwu Njoku brought down nine boards.

Akron shot a miserable 23.1 percent from the floor and made 2-of-9 from 3- point range in the first half. Detroit was able to take a 30-21 lead into the break despite only shooting 37.9 percent from the field itself.

The Zips caught fire in the second half, draining 71.4 percent of their field goal attempts, including 9-of-12 from beyond the arc. Detroit only shot 34.4 percent from the field after intermission as it quickly fell behind.

Despite losing, Detroit held a 22-4 advantage in points off turnovers.

Akron's bench outscored Detroit's reserves, 43-21. The Zips also outrebounded the Titans, 44-29.

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