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Oakland downs Eastern Michigan 91-81

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) Kahlil Felder scored 27 points and had 12 assists, Percy Gibson scored 25 and grabbed 10 rebounds in his debut, and Oakland won its season opener 91-81 over Eastern Michigan on Wednesday night. Sherron Dorsey-Walker added 19 points with 10 rebounds for the Golden Grizzlies, who made 12 of 31 3-point tries. Max Hooper hit 4 of 9 3-pointers for 12 points. ...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Oakland’s Nick Daniels and Kay Felder connect on big time alley oop Oakland University and All-Horizon League point guard Kahlil Felder got up and tossed down a nasty looking alley-oop Wednesday in an exhibition game against Heidelberg.  It was two of Oakland’s 130 points in their 58-point win and easily their most thunderous. Nick Daniels tossed it up and Felder went up and got it.  And from this video, you would have no idea that...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland unveils brand new black court (Video)

On Thursday, the Oakland Golden Grizzlies unveiled their new basketball court for the upcoming season. While the court is certainly unique, there has been a split opinion. The court features a blacktop look that will make a visit to Athletics Center O’rena a memorable one. Check out the video of the new black court unveiling below: What do you think on the decision by the Oakland...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Photo: Oakland University’s new blacktop basketball floor is almost done

Oakland University basketball coach Greg Kampe is already drumming up attention for his program this offseason. This week, he has tweeted out photos of the Golden Grizzlies’ new blacktop basketball floor in the O’rena. The design was chosen through a public vote this past season.  An all-black floor with white lines and an abnormally large Grizzly at center court.  Kampe said...
Via It's Always Sunny in Detroit
April 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Corey Petros dominates as UIC loses 8th straight game

UIC played a competitive 20 minutes, but the second half of Wednesday night’s game was all Oakland. After trailing by one point in the final seconds of the first half, the Golden Grizzlies (12-12, 7-2 Horizon) finished the period with a buzzer-beater and then opened the second half on a 15-0 run. Oakland’s lead reached as many as 22 points in its 91-77 victory at the UIC Pavilion...
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February 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Felder, Oakland put away Valparaiso 89-75 in OT

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) Kahlil Felder scored a career-high 32 points, including 11 in overtime, and Oakland put away Valparaiso 89-75 in the Horizon League opener for both teams on Friday night. Felder went 19 of 24 on free throws, grabbed six rebounds and dished out five assists. Jalen Hayes had 16 points with eight boards and Nick Daniels chipped in 14 points for the Golden Grizzlies...
Via AP on Fox
January 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Oakland Pulls Away from UIC Behind Bader’s 28 Points

Photo: UIC Athletics Oakland needed a buzzer-beater to survive UIC in January, but this time around the Golden Grizzlies shot the lights out and had little trouble with the Flames in a 86-71 victory. Oakland (11-18, 6-8 Horizon) shot 9-of-15 from three-point range in the first half to build a 45-24 lead at the break. Senior guard Travis Bader got the ball rolling with a left-wing...
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February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland St. tops Oakland 92-85; 29 3s made

Charlie Lee scored a career-high 31 points and Cleveland State made 14 3-pointers to overcome record-setting long-range shooter Travis Bader and Oakland's 15 3-pointers for a 92-85 win Thursday night. Lee made 6 of 8 3-point attempts and all 11 of his free throws while Bader hit 10 of 13 3-point tries en route to 35 points. CSU (16-9, 7-3 Horizon) shot 60 percent overall, 60.9 from...
Via AP on Fox
February 06, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Duke Mondy Hits Buzzer-Beater To Defeat UIC

Oakland guard Duke Mondy drained a buzzer-beater to complete the Golden Grizzlies’ comeback against UIC on Saturday. Full recap coming later.
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January 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Speedy guard Mondy has revived career at Oakland

(Eds: With AP Photos.) By NOAH TRISTER AP Sports Writer It's been more than a decade since a Division I player averaged four steals per game. Oakland's Duke Mondy is on pace for that type of season. His secret? Trying to think through each possession the same way his opponents do. ''I kind of put myself - if I was a player, at each position, what would I do?'' Mondy said. ''Like...
Via AP on Fox
January 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Bader's 34 carries Oakland past Defiance 87-66

Travis Bader scored 34 points to surpass 2,000 for his career as Oakland turned back Division III Defiance 87-66 Friday night. Bader, who leads the nation in 3-pointers at 4.6 per game, was 7 of 10 from behind the arc and hit 7 of 8 free throws. Corey Petros added 21 points for the Golden Grizzlies (5-1) on 8-of-11 shooting and Tommie McCune had 10. Kahlil Felder had 10 assists...
Via AP on Fox
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Oakland routs Defiance 87-66

The Oakland Golden Grizzlies defeated Defiance in a rout 87-66 Friday night from the O’rena. Travis Bader led the way for OU with 34 points and 5 rebounds in the win. Corey Petros and Tommie McCune also found themselves in double figures with 21 and 10 points respectively. As a team the Grizzlies shot 55.6 percent from the field while going 18 for 25 from the line.
Via The Majors Detroit
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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