Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 3/6/12
Just four seasons ago, Ray McCallum, Sr. went 7-23 overall and 2-16 in the Horizon League conference during his first season at the helm of the University of Detroit Mercy men's basketball program. After adding the biggest recruit in UDM history in his son, McDonald's All American Ray McCallum, Jr. and some key transfers in Chase Simon from Central Michigan, Eli Holman from Indiana and LaMarcus Lowe from Western Michigan, the Titans will be playing in the NCAA Tournament four years later. UDM knocked off the Valparaiso Crusaders 68-50 in the Horizon League tournament championship Tuesday night.The Titans were led by Junior's 19 points, six rebounds, four assists and three steals. Trailing 27-24 at halftime, the Titans used dominating defense and timely scoring to romp Valpo in the second half. The Titans will learn their Big Dance fate this weekend on Selection Sunday. My educated guess is that they will be a 13 or 14 seed and could stand to give a 3 or 4 seed a run for their mo...
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