UT crushed Detroit 91-75

12/4/2013
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University of Toledo guard Rian Pearson (5) goes to the net against Detroit forward Jermaine Lippert (21) today, at Savage Arena in Toledo.

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University of Toledo guard Rian Pearson (5) goes to the net against Detroit forward Jermaine Lippert (21) today, at Savage Arena in Toledo.
University of Toledo guard Rian Pearson (5) goes to the net against Detroit forward Jermaine Lippert (21) today, at Savage Arena in Toledo.

Rian Pearson matched his career-high with 30 points, and the University of Toledo crushed Detroit, 91-75, tonight at Savage Arena.

Pearson hit a career-most five 3-pointers. His previous best was three.

The Rockets (7-0) never trailed and led by double digits for the final 34 minutes.

Justin Drummond and Jonathan Williams had 11 points a piece.

Toledo, playing Detroit for the second time in 11 days, shot 52 percent from the field.