Arizona St. 83, Detroit 68

Wednesday, March 20, 2013 10:00 PM
Location - Wells Fargo Arena, Tempe, Arizona
Officials - Tom Nally, Winston Stiff, Justin Van Duyne
Attendance - 3519

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 T
Detroit 27 41 68
Arizona St. 46 37 83

Recap


Arizona State 83, Detroit 68: Freshman point guard Jahii Carson had 22 points and a career-high 10 rebounds for his first career double-double and the host Sun Devils used a fast start to win the NIT tournament opening-round game.

Carrick Felix added 21 points and seven rebounds, Jordan Bachynski scored 16 points and Jonathan Gilling finished with 10 for third-seeded Arizona State (22-12), which plays second-seeded Baylor in Friday's second round.

Jason Calliste scored 19 points, Ray McCallum Jr. had 16 and Doug Anderson finished with 12 for sixth-seeded Detroit (20-13), which shot 2-for-20 from 3-point range.

Detroit missed its first 10 first-goal attempts before getting a basket with 10:17 left in the first half to cut the deficit to 24-8. After starting 1-for-14, the Titans finished the opening half 6-for-27 and trailed 46-27.

The Sun Devils had a slow start to the second half, making one basket in the first six minutes, allowing Detroit to cut the deficit to nine. A 10-2 run by the Sun Devils pushed the lead back to 17 and finally put to rest the comeback.

GAME NOTEBOOK: Detroit came in ranked sixth in the nation in turnover margin (plus-5.2). The Sun Devils finished with 24 turnovers and the Titans had 11. … Detroit entered the game ranked eighth in the nation in scoring (78.1). … The Titans shot 26-for-27 from the free-throw line and Arizona State was 24-for-28.

Detroit Titans

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Ray McCallum 38:00 4-13 0-3 8-8 2 0 2 2 3 4 3 0 16
Evan Bruinsma 19:00 1-3 0-1 0-0 1 2 3 0 3 0 0 1 2
Nick Minnerath 29:00 1-8 1-4 4-4 3 1 4 1 4 1 2 0 7
Doug Anderson 37:00 5-9 0-1 2-2 2 1 3 0 0 2 1 0 12
Jason Calliste 38:00 5-15 0-6 9-9 1 1 2 4 2 3 2 0 19
Ugochukwu Njoku 10:00 1-1 0-0 1-2 1 1 2 0 5 0 1 1 3
P.J. Boutte 7:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 1 1 0 4 1 1 1 0
Juwan Howard Jr. 1:00 0-2 0-1 0-0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Anton Wilson 17:00 3-6 1-4 2-2 1 0 1 1 3 1 1 0 9
Jermaine Lippert 4:00 0-1 0-0 0-0 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 200 20-58 2-20 26-27 12 8 20 8 25 12 11 3 68
  34.5% 10.0% 96.3% Team Rebs: 1   Total TO: 11

Arizona St. Sun Devils

  REBOUNDS  
PLAYER MIN FGM-A 3GM-A FTM-A OFF DEF TOT A PF STL TO BLK PTS
Chris Colvin 25:00 2-7 1-1 1-2 1 5 6 2 3 0 4 0 6
Jordan Bachynski 30:00 4-7 0-0 8-8 3 3 6 0 2 1 2 3 16
Carrick Felix 32:00 8-13 0-2 5-6 4 3 7 2 4 1 6 1 21
Jahii Carson 37:00 7-10 0-0 8-10 3 7 10 7 4 1 6 0 22
Jonathan Gilling 32:00 3-6 2-5 2-2 1 3 4 0 1 1 4 0 10
Evan Gordon 34:00 2-5 2-4 0-0 2 3 5 5 4 1 1 0 6
Eric Jacobsen 3:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0
Bo Barnes 1:00 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0
Ruslan Pateev 6:00 1-1 0-0 0-0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 2
TOTAL 200 27-49 5-12 24-28 15 24 39 16 22 5 24 4 83
  55.1% 41.7% 85.7% Team Rebs: 2   Total TO: 24