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Sykes leads Green Bay past Detroit 62-52

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

Detroit, Oakland renew revilary

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...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
January 11, 2014  |  Discuss

McCallum Jr. leaving Detroit for draft

Detroit guard Ray McCallum Jr. is skipping his final season of eligibility to enter the NBA draft. The school announced McCallum's decision Saturday. McCallum, the 2013 Horizon League player of the year, led the Titans with 18.7 points, 4.5 assists and 1.9 steals per game last season. Detroit made the postseason for a second straight year, playing in the NIT. McCallum scored...
Via Fox Sports
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit’s Doug Anderson does unholy things to basketball rims

If you missed him on Sportscenter’s Top 10 throughout the year, Detroit’s Doug Anderson has some harsh feelings towards basketball rims. They stole his lunch money. They picked on him through his awkward years. They would yell “Kool-Aid!” when his momma walked by wearing red. And now he takes out his anger on each and every rim he comes across. Poor, poor rims. Four tremendous...
Via Next Impulse Sports
April 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Detroit’s Doug Anderson pulls off 360, through-the-legs dunk at 2013 College Dunk Contest

Detroit high-flier Doug Anderson stole the show at the 2013 College Slam Dunk Contest with an unreal 360, through-the-legs dunk.
Via Gamedayr
April 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Titans make NIT

Disappointed by an upset loss intheir conference tournament, the Detroit Titans can redeem themselves after getting selected Sunday night to the 32-team National Invitation tournament field.The Titans (20-12) will be the No. 6 seed in their region and face No. 3 seed Arizona State (21-12) Wednesday nightin Tempe, Ariz. The game will be telecast by ESPNU at 10 p.m.This isDetroit&...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Detroit's Doug Anderson defies gravity with two alley oop dunks

Doug Anderson is a senior guard for the Detroit Titans basketball team. And Anderson may just be the best collegiate dunker you haven't heard of yet, until now.The 6-foot-6 Michigan native displayed some major hang time during Detroit's 92-62 home victory over Cleveland State on Tuesday.The first example of his dunking ability came just three minutes into the game when he...
Via Bush League Chronicle
February 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Ex-Detroit Titans assistant coach suing school

Former University of Detroit assistant coach Carlos Briggs has filed a lawsuit against the school, ex-athletic director Keri Gaither and media consultant Mort Meisner. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in Wayne County Circuit Court. It alleges Briggs was fired as retaliation after he filed a whistle-blower report with the school detailing a relationship Gaither was having with assistant...
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February 01, 2013  |  Discuss

“Dunking Doug Anderson” – best dunker in the country – compilation video

University of Detroit Mercy’s Doug Anderson is the best dunker in the college game.  And he’s certainly been celebrated on this site before  (here, here, here and the nastiest one – here).  And my red Kool Aid lips aside, I’d put my money on him in an NBA dunk contest. Finally (it’s about time), someone else has joined the IASID Dunkin’ Dougie bandwagon.  The Horizon...
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January 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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Detroit Mercy star dazzles with big dunks

Eight of University of Detroit Mercy’s Doug Anderson’s ten points Wednesday came from rim-rocking jams.   Two of the ten came from this one-handed alley oop catch on a lob from Ray McCallum, Jr.  The Toledo Rockets, ironically, weren’t the only ones with rocket fuel. Anderson’s Twitter handle (@HeGotHops_23) pretty much describes it to a ‘T’.  He’s a walking Sportscenter...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
December 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Detroit’s Doug Anderson’s monster putback dunk (VIDEO)

University of Detroit Mercy forward Doug Anderson deserved to be arrested for the assault he put on the Carnesecca Arena rim Tuesday.  In the Titans’ game against St. John’s, Anderson slammed home a missed jumper by Ray McCallum, Jr. that (and I’m not exaggering) I don’t think more than a handful of NBA players could have finished. Seth Davis of Sports Illustrated tweeted...
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November 14, 2012  |  Discuss
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Video: Detroit Mercy star's 360 windmill dunk

If you haven't seen University of Detroit Mercy junior forward Doug Anderson play, you aren't looking high enough. With a vertical leap equal to a the Challenger space shuttle, Anderson has throw down a dunk or fifteen this year that have caused jaws to hit the floor.At six feet, six inches tall, Anderson can often out-rebound guys four and five inches taller than he is...
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March 15, 2012  |  Discuss

Titans face tough test Friday

DETROIT -- A member of the Loyola coaching staff had some words for Detroit Titans center Eli Holman in the midst of his 20-point effort Tuesday. "Are you ever gonna miss?" the coach asked Holman during the Titans' 80-71 victory at Calihan Hall in the opening round of the Horizon League tournament. It was a valid question at the time. Holman, a 6-foot-11 senior, was...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

Holman guides Detroit to win in tourney opener

DETROIT -- Eli Holman scored 20 points, leading five Detroit players in double figures, as the Titans beat Loyola (Ill.) 80-71 in the first round of the Horizon League tournament Tuesday night. Third-seeded Detroit (19-13) won for the seventh time in eight games and will face sixth-seeded Youngstown State in the second round Friday night at Valparaiso, Ind. Chase Simon scored 19...
Via Fox Sports Detroit
February 28, 2012  |  Discuss
MERCY MERCY ME

Video: Detroit Mercy player's monster dunk

University of Detroit Mercy small forward Doug Anderson has been cleared for take off. Anderson, a 6'6" junior college transfer from Mott Community College, is the best athlete Detroit basketball has seen in the past handful of years - and that includes the Pistons too. He's a one man dunk contest. A high-flier power dunker, Anderson should be a shoe-in for the College...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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