DETROIT -- Ray McCallum had 21 points and six assists Saturday and Detroit defeated Akron 80-73.
Akron scored the first 10 points of the game, but the Titans came back and only trailed 36-33 at halftime. Calliste was fouled trying a 3-pointer with 4:41 to play and made all three free throws to put Detroit ahead to stay at 69-68. The Titans closed the game on a 17-5 run.
Akron shot 54 percent from the field but Detroit made 26 free throws to the Zips' 11.
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