Instagram University of Detroit Mercy lacrosse player Julie Castner has some kind of stick skills. You have seen lacrosse players everywhere stick handle in their front yard and along the sidelines of other amateur sporting events. But have you seen a lacrosse player handle on the rock, with her lacrosse stick, on a surfboard while surfing? That’s what Julie Castner did. The...
University of Detroit Mercy high-riser Doug Anderson wrecked the competition with four dunks on his way to winning the College Slam Dunk contest. He received perfect 40’s straight through the competition and – most impressively – only needed one try for each of his dunks. ESPN’s Jimmy Dykes called him a “1-seed” going up against all “16-seeds” in comparison to...
ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) Kahlil Felder scored a career-high 29 points, sinking all 10 of his free throws, to help Oakland hold off Detroit for an 83-78 win Sunday. Nick Daniels contributed 14 points and Corey Petros added 11 as Oakland (13-14, 8-4 Horizon League) shot 51.7 percent on 58 attempts from the field to snap a two-game skid and avenge a Jan. 10 loss to the Titans. Detroit...
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February 15, 2015 | Discuss
Cleveland State is wary of the Detroit Titans, who have lost three straight and five of their last six games as the Vikings play the first of four road games in their final six to end the season.
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February 12, 2015
DETROIT (AP) Freshman Paris Bass scored 18 points to lead Detroit to a dominating 74-54 win over Oakland on Saturday. Juwan Howard Jr. made 3 of 4 from beyond the arc for 11 points and Anton Wilson added 10 for Detroit (8-9, 2-1 Horizon League). Wilson nailed a 3-point jumper for a 20-18 advantage with 7:55 left in the first half and Detroit went on to lead 38-23 at the break. Oakland...
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January 10, 2015 | Discuss
via YouTube University of Detroit’s Ray McCallum recently joined college basketball coaches across the country raising awareness for cancer research honoring former North Carolina State women’s coach Kay Yow. Yow succumbed to cancer in 2009. This summer, college hoops players and coaches are taking buckets of ice water over their heads to collect cash for research. The idea originated...
Keifer Sykes scored 22 points and Greg Mays added 11 points and tied a career-high with 10 rebounds to help Green Bay defeat Detroit 62-52 Sunday for its 12th straight win. Carlton Brundidge scored to give Detroit a 50-47 lead with 8:57 remaining. Green Bay scored seven unanswered points before Matthew Grant made both free throws to pull Detroit within 54-52 with 6:19 to play. But...
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January 26, 2014 | Discuss
NOTE: This post is from January 2013. But the University of Detroit plays Valparaiso at Calihan Hall Wednesday night. The last time the two played, this happened. And it was awesome. The hot rivalry between Detroit Mercy and Valparaiso continued Thursday night at Calihan Hall on UDM’s campus. The game included a blown 22-point lead by Detroit, a few showtime dunks by the...
DETROIT -- It took more than a decade for it to happen, but the Detroit Titans and Oakland Golden Grizzlies have a rivalry again. When the Grizzlies joined the Horizon League after 14 years in the Summit, it meant that two programs located about a half-hour from each other would now play at least twice a season. On Saturday night at Detroit's storied Calihan Hall, theymet for the...
Colorado transfer Chris Jenkins is joining the basketball team at the University of Detroit Mercy. Titans coach Ray McCallum says Jenkins is a versatile player and a good student of the game. Jenkins redshirted during his freshman year at Colorado. Jenkins, a forward, is a graduate of the University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy, where he averaged 20 points and nine...
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January 09, 2014 | Discuss
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