Saturday MBB roundup: EMU, Oakland win, Detroit Mercy falls in OT

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Posted at 8:46 PM, Feb 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-15 23:27:43-05

Toure's 17 points help Eastern Michigan top Western Michigan

YPSILANTI, Mich. (AP) -- Boubacar Toure had 17 points as Eastern Michigan defeated Western Michigan 69-51. Chris James and Noah Morgan added 15 points each and Darion Spottsville scored 10 for the Eagles. Brandon Johnson had 17 points and seven rebounds and Michael Flowers scored 10 points for the Broncos.

Hill-Mais sparks Oakland to 72-64 win over Youngstown State

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) -- Xavier Hill-Mais had 20 points and 11 rebounds for his seventh double-double of the season and Oakland beat Youngstown State 72-64. Hill-Mais sank 7 of 13 shots from the floor for the Golden Grizzlies (10-17, 5-9 Horizon League), and he added five assists and three blocked shots. Devin Morgan buried 6 of 11 from beyond the arc and scored 20 to pace the Penguins (15-12, 8-6).

Patton's late 3 in OT sends Cleveland St. past Detroit Mercy

DETROIT (AP) -- Algevon Eichelberger scored 17 points and Deante Johnson scored 15 and Cleveland State beat Detroit Mercy 67-66 in overtime. Torrey Patton's 3-pointer broke a tie at 63 with 34 seconds left in the extra session and the Vikings held on. Dwayne Rose Jr. hit a 3-pointer with 95 seconds at the end of regulation to put Detroit Merchy up 59-58. Eichelberger made 1 of 2 fouls shots to tie it with 1:17 left and neither team scored again to force overtime. Marquis Moore led Detroit Mercy with 20 points and Antoine Davis added 17.