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Oakland senior Max Hooper played in semifinal two days after father's death

Oakland senior Max Hooper played with a heavy heart in the Horizon League semifinal on Monday. He took the court with his team two days after his father, Chip Hooper, lost his four-year battle to cancer. Hooper wasn't out there alone, though. His teammates showed a great deal of support for him, writing "#PLAYFORCHIP" on their shoes.The semifinal game came a week after Chip gave...
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March 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Video: Max Hooper has special moment with father after win on senior night

If you are a fan of the emotional moments in sports, you got to see a great one on Friday. The Oakland Golden Grizzlies held Senior Night and honored players like Max Hooper, as they clinched the No. 2 seed for the Horizon League conference tournament with a win over Detroit. After the win, Hooper got to share a special moment with his dad. Hooper’s father has been dealing with neuroendocrine...
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February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: Oakland's Hooper runs into stands to hug father

Oakland’s Max Hooper is one of the most unique players in all of college basketball. The Golden Grizzlies’ gunner has hit 102-of-229 shots this season, and every single attempt has come from beyond the three point arc. On senior night against Detroit, after scoring 12 points in a 108-97 win, Hooper ran into the stands after the game to see his father Chip, who suffered a...
Via College Spun
February 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Hooper drills 7 3's in Oakland's 82-79 win over Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE (AP) Max Hooper hit seven 3-pointers which accounted for all of his 21 points and Oakland held on to beat Milwaukee 82-79 on Monday night. It was the fourth time this season Hooper, who has yet to make a 2-point field goal, has hit seven or more 3s in a game. He is averaging 3.6 3-pointers per game ranking him fifth in the NCAA. Kahlil Felder added 17 points and 12...
Via Associated Press
January 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Felder with 29 points, Oakland beats Green Bay 111-95

ASHWAUBENON, Wis. (AP) Kahil Felder scored 29 points with 14 assists as Oakland beat Green Bay 111-95 on Saturday. Felder finished with 4-of-12 shooting from the field and 19-of-22 from the line for the Golden Grizzlies (12-8, 4-3 Horizon League). Max Hooper sank nine 3-pointers for a career-high 27 points and Jaylen Hayes added 24. Hooper hit three 3-pointers in the first half...
Via Associated Press
January 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Oakland's Max Hooper only shoots 3s — 133 of them so far

Meet Max "Heave-ho" Hooper. Or maybe it should be Max "Let it Fly" Hooper.What the Oakland University redshirt senior swingman is doing this season is unheard of.Hooper, who comes off the bench, has taken 133 field-goal attempts for the Golden Grizzlies (10-7) this season, and ALL OF THEM have been from behind the 3-point line."I'm not aware of that," Hooper told NCAA.com, which...
Via FOX Sports
January 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Oakland beats Robert Morris 92-74 behind Hooper

MOON TOWNSHIP, Pa. (AP) Max Hooper scored 24 points with eight 3-pointers - both career highs - and Oakland beat Robert Morris 92-74 on Saturday. Kahlil Felder added 21 points with eight assists, and the Golden Grizzlies (4-3) shot 11 of 29 from long distance (64 percent). Percy Gibson scored 16 with 10 rebounds and Jalen Hayes added 13. Up 40-39 at halftime, Hooper hit two 3...
Via Associated Press
December 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Oakland beats Wright State 76-67

DAYTON, Ohio (AP) Corey Petros and Max Hooper scored 17 points apiece as Oakland handed Wright State its sixth-straight conference loss with a 76-67 win Wednesday night. Khalil Felder added 12 points and five boards for the Golden Grizzlies (14-14, 9-4 Horizon League), who hit 52.9 percent from the field overall and 57.7 percent from the free throw line. Hooper sank a trio of 3...
Via Associated Press
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss
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