Detroit 68, E. Michigan 66

Thomas Kennedy scored 15 points and Eli Holman added 14 as

Detroit held off Eastern Michigan 68-66 in a BracketBusters contest

on Saturday.

Woody Payne had 13 points and 10 assists for the Titans (16-13),

who snapped a three-game losing streak.

Carlos Medlock scored 21 points and Brandon Bowdry 18 for the

Eagles (14-13).

Detroit led 68-61 after a Payne free throw, but 3-pointer by

Medlock with 16 seconds remaining and layup by Jay Higgins at the

buzzer resulted in the final two-point margin.

The Titans have won eight straight against Eastern Michigan and

own a 57-15 edge in the series, which dates back to 1910.