Local Sports Journal

Evan Bruinsma scored 17 points in 28 minutes of action on Thursday night in the University of Detroit’s 101-60 victory over Youngstown State.

Bruinsma, a graduate of Western Michigan Christian High School, also pulled down five rebounds. He made 7-of-8 from the field, including 3-of-4 from behind the 3-point line.

For the season, Bruinsma, a 6-foot-8, 214-pound junior,  is averaging 5.1 points per game, 19.4 minutes and 3.9 rebounds.