After Zach Stahl hit a jumper to give Northeastern a 69-68 lead with 2:52 left, Detroit (3-3) scored eight of the game's final 12 points to seal the victory. McFolley hit a trey on the subsequent possession which put the Titans back in the lead at 71-69. Detroit then hit 5 of 6 at the free throw line to close it out.
David Walker led Northeastern with 29 points. Stahl added 17 points.