DETROIT (AP) -- Jon Goode scored seven of his 18 points in overtime Thursday to help Detroit top Wisconsin-Milwaukee 91-84.
The victory, the Titans' second straight and 250th for coach Perry Watson, snapped a five-game losing streak against the Panthers.Avery Smith had 32 points for the Panthers, including a leaning jump shot with 0.2 of a second left in regulation that tied the game at 73.Goode made a 3-pointer 30 seconds into the extra period that gave Detroit (7-12, 4-4 Horizon League) a lead it never lost. The Titans had just one more field goal the rest of the way but were 13-for-15 from the free-throw line.The Panthers (7-15, 4-5) made a season-best 14 3-pointers but were 1-for-5 from behind the arc in overtime.Detroit led 42-35 at intermission and stayed ahead for most of the second half until Smith capped a rally with a free throw that gave Milwaukee a one-point lead with four minutes to play. The Titans scored the next six points but missed three free throws in the final 1:30 that could have kept the Panthers at bay.Ryvon Coville had 15 points and nine rebounds for the Titans, who had a 41-25 advantage on the boards. Chris Hayes, Brandon Cotton and Brandon Bell, who had a career-best 11 assists, added 14 points apiece.Allan Hanson had a career-high 19 points and Kevin Massiah added 14 for Milwaukee.