Leonard Harper-Baker (15) and Detroit Southeastern will take on Detroit Douglass on Tuesday. (Daniel Mears / Detroit News)
Top five games this week
Detroit Southeastern (10-5) at Detroit Douglass (7-7), 4 p.m. Tuesday: Southeastern owns the top seed in the PSL Division 1 heading into the playoffs. Douglass would earn the No. 3 seed with a win. A loss and Douglass could play Detroit Cass Tech in a first-round playoff game on Friday.
Livonia Churchill (6-6) at Canton (10-2), 7 p.m. Tuesday: Churchill is 5-3 in the KLAA South Division, a game up on Canton for second place. Like the PSL, itís about seeding for the upcoming KLAA playoffs. Churchill defeated Canton, 56-44, on Jan. 17.
Romeo (9-2) at Macomb Dakota (8-2), 7 p.m. Tuesday: The teams are in a three-way tie for first place (4-1) with Utica Eisenhower in the MAC Red Division. Romeo lost the first meeting, 65-62, at home on Jan. 10, and has won four of five since.
Wayland Union (8-3) at Grand Rapids South Christian (10-1), 7 p.m. Tuesday: Wayland defeated South Christian, 58-55, on Jan. 14, a loss that dropped South Christian out of the No. 1 ranking in Class B. Wayland started 0-2 and has played well since.
Allen Park Inter-City Baptist (8-3) at Southfield Christian (12-1), 7:30 p.m. Friday: Christian defeated Baptist, 54-51, on Jan. 10. Last season, the road team won both regular-season games and it wouldnít be a surprise if it happened again.
Top five games last week
Detroit Pershing 57, Detroit Douglass 51 (OT): Pershing senior Justin Tillman (18 points) made a 3-pointer with three seconds left to send the game into overtime tied at 50-50. Darrell Davis had 31 points for Douglass (6-7, 4-3 PSL Division 1). Marquel Ingram added 15 points and Mory Diane had 12 for Pershing (12-2, 6-1).
Grand Rapids Forest Hills Northern 57, Grand Rapids Northview 54: Tommy Dozemanís two free throws with five seconds left sealed the win for Northern (8-4, 4-1 OK Bronze). Jayvon Bennett led it with 17 points. Conner Crawford (15 points) made five 3-pointers for Northview (8-3, 2-2).
Rochester Adams 87, Bloomfield Hills 85 (OT): Thomas Girdlerís 3-pointer as time expired gave Adams (8-3, 5-2 OAA Division 1) the upset. Akhemji Williams (31 points) drew the defense before making the pass to Girdler. Williams scored 10 in overtime. Held to eight points in the first three quarters, Yante Maten finished with 28 for Bloomfield Hills (10-2, 5-2), ranked No. 7 in Class A. Matenís two baskets in the final 30 seconds of regulation sent the game to overtime tied at 71-71.
Saginaw Arthur Hill 72, Saginaw 67: Arthur Hill (9-2 after Tuesday) led 36-26 at halftime, then trailed 52-49 after three quarters. Saginaw (9-4) trailed 70-67 when Keyon Addison (22 points) missed a 3-pointer that would have tied the game with 25 seconds left. Eric Davis scored 16 of his 23 points in the first half for Arthur Hill (10-2). Algevon Eichelberger added 13 points, 11 rebounds and seven blocks for Saginaw.
Vassar 63, Bad Axe 61 (3OT): Vassarís Eli Harper made a basket with one second left to send the game into a third overtime. Trailing 61-60 Vassar won the game on sophomore Lamont Morrisonís 3-pointer with six seconds left. Morrison had 19 points for Vassar (7-4, 4-1 Greater Thumb). Bailey Heintz scored 16 points and Tommy Morneau added 14 for Bad Axe (3-6, 1-4).