Robert Morris @ Detroit
Current Records: Robert Morris 2-10; Detroit 4-7
What to Know
The Detroit Titans won both of their matches against the Robert Morris Colonials last season (80-61 and 83-73) and are aiming for the same result Saturday. The Titans and Robert Morris will face off in a Horizon League battle at 3 p.m. ET at Calihan Hall. Detroit will be strutting in after a win while Robert Morris will be stumbling in from a defeat.
Detroit strolled past the Central Michigan Chippewas with points to spare last week, taking the matchup 89-75.
Meanwhile, Robert Morris’ 2021 ended with a 79-61 loss against the Oakland Golden Grizzlies on Thursday.
Detroit is now 4-7 while the Colonials sit at 2-10. Two defensive stats to keep in the back of your head while watching: The Titans have allowed their opponents to shoot 46.70% from the floor on average, which is the 10th highest shooting percentage allowed in college basketball. Robert Morris has experienced some struggles of their own as they are stumbling into the contest with the seventh most points allowed per game in college basketball, having given up 78.8 on average. It’s possible one of these Achilles’ heels will wind up tripping the losing team up.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 3 p.m. ET
- Where: Calihan Hall — Detroit, Michigan
- Follow: CBS Sports App
Detroit have won all of the games they’ve played against Robert Morris in the last eight years.
- Feb 25, 2021 – Detroit 83 vs. Robert Morris 73
- Feb 20, 2021 – Detroit 80 vs. Robert Morris 61
- Feb 19, 2021 – Detroit 85 vs. Robert Morris 74