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Darth Bader gets the last laugh

Jake Alsko

February 3, 2014

Many record-setting plays seem to develop in distinct, deliberate fashion, but it was only fitting that Oakland University’s Travis Bader broke the all-time NCAA record for 3-pointers so routinely against UW-Milwaukee on Sunday...

Bader by the numbers

Jackson Gilbert

February 2, 2014

Travis Bader set the all-time NCAA career record for 3-pointers made on Sunday, Feb. 2 against the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.Bader can now be viewed as the best shooter in NCAA history, but just how great is he compared to othe...

Bader breaks all-time 3-point record as Grizzlies fall

Matt Saulino

February 2, 2014

Travis Bader set the all-time NCAA record for 3-pointers, but Oakland University men’s basketball fell lost to the Milwaukee Panthers, 86-64, Sunday afternoon.“It’s bittersweet,” Bader said. “It’s something that’...

Mondy hits game-winning buzzer-beater in homecoming theatrics

Matt Saulino

January 26, 2014

Oakland University senior guard Duke Mondy hit a 3-pointer as time expired to land the Golden Grizzlies (8-14, 3-4 Horizon) a 76-75 homecoming victory over the University of Chicago at Illinois (5-16, 0-7)  on Saturday, Jan. 25.The...

Oakland wins behind second half surge

David Cesefske

January 23, 2014

The Oakland University women's basketball team (8-10, 3-2 Horizon) came from behind Thursday night to earn a well-fought road victory over Cleveland State (8-10, 3-2), 73-62. The comeback victory marked the first win of the seas...

Men’s basketball drops second straight on the road

Matt Saulino

January 23, 2014

Oakland University senior guard Travis Bader couldn’t find his rhythm as the Golden Grizzlies (7-14, 2-4 Horizon) fell to the Green Bay Phoenix (16-3, 6-0), 89-63 on Wednesday night.Bader is now 3-of-21 from behind the arc in...

Women’s basketball’s Nash is humble, hungry

By David Cesefske

January 21, 2014

Approximately 400 miles away from Oakland University, with a population approaching 13,000, lies the city of Escanaba, the home of Golden Grizzly women’s basketball star Olivia Nash. Growing up in Escanaba, Nash became the fi...

Women’s basketball adjusting well to new coach, conference

By Adam Kujawski

January 20, 2014

The Oakland University women’s basketball team has an entirely different feel to it than in years past. They’ve graduated to a more competitive conference – the Horizon League – and hired a new head coach, Jeff Tungat...

OU comeback against UIC falls short, 78-65

David Cesefske

January 18, 2014

The Oakland University women’s basketball team fell to 7-10 (2-2 Horizon) on the season to conference opponent UIC (13-4, 2-2), losing by a final score was 78-65. The game was much closer than the final score indicates, as O...

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