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Dominant second half lifts women’s basketball

David Cesefske

January 7, 2014

Oakland University women’s basketball improved to 5-8 with an impressive 86-39 victory over Rochester College (6-11)  Saturday Jan. 4. The Golden Grizzlies were led in scoring by senior forward Bethany Watterworth, who was o...

Men’s basketball gets first Horizon League win

Matthew Saulino

January 6, 2014

Oakland University got 24 points from senior Duke Mondy as the Golden Grizzlies (6-11, 1-1) defeated the Valparaiso Crusaders (9-8, 1-1) 75-70, in comeback fashion on Saturday, Jan. 4.OU overcame a 15-point deficit in the seco...

Bader scores 34 to lift Golden Grizzlies

Jake Alsko

December 29, 2013

Travis Bader lit up Defiance College (7-1) with 34 points to go over 2,000 points in his career as Oakland University (5-10) won 87-66 on Friday night, their last game until the new year.“I think it reflects on Oakland Univer...

Grizzlies down Colonials 100-94

Matthew Saulino

December 23, 2013

Oakland University men’s basketball (4-10) took down the Robert Morris Colonials (5-8) 100-94 inside the O’rena on Sunday afternoon.It was the second time OU has played Robert Morris. The Golden Grizzlies defeated the Colonials...

Grizzlies fall to Spartans 80-62

By David Cesefske

December 17, 2013

Oakland University women's basketball (2-7) fell to Michigan State (6-4), 80-62, Sunday afternoon at the Breslin Center. The loss drops the Grizzlies to 0-4 on the road this season.OU trailed by only one point going into half...

Men’s basketball surges past Redbirds

Matthew Saulino

December 17, 2013

Senior Travis Bader and the Oakland Golden Grizzlies (3-9) defeated the Illinois State Redbirds (5-5) 90-75 Monday night.Bader had 11 rebounds to go with his 21 points, giving him his first career double-double. Fellow senior C...

OU goes the distance with No. 5 Spartans

By Matthew Saulino

December 14, 2013

Oakland University men’s basketball (2-9) forced No. 5 ranked Michigan State (8-1) to earn their 67-63 win at the Palace of Auburn Hills on Saturday afternoon.It was designated a home game for the Golden Grizzlies, but Spartan...

Oakland men’s basketball gets trounced by Indiana

Matthew Saulino

December 12, 2013

Oakland University (2-8) was defeated by the Indiana Hoosiers (8-2) 81-54 Tuesday night at Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Ind.Indiana guard Evan Gordan shot 10-of-12 from the field, including four 3-pointers, to lead the game w...

Second half surge lifts OU men’s basketball to victory

By Matthew Saulino

December 8, 2013

The Oakland Golden Grizzlies (2-7) defeated the Ohio Bobcats (6-2) 73-56 in Saturday night’s contest at the O’rena for their second consecutive win.All of the Grizzly players chipped in during the game where they featured...

Slow start proves costly for OU men’s basketball

David Cesefske

November 25, 2013

The Oakland University men’s basketball team (0-6) fell Sunday, Nov. 24 in a 68-62 loss to St. Francis Brooklyn (3-3). The two teams were playing in the consolation matchup of the mainland bracket of the EA SPORTS Maui Invitati...

Women’s basketball falls at home to Miami

Matthew Saulino

November 20, 2013

The Oakland University women's basketball team (0-4) was defeated by the University of Miami Hurricanes (2-2) 86-68 at the O’rena Tuesday, Nov. 19.It was the first time ever that the Hurricanes had traveled to OU.“To start t...

Grizzlies fall to UCF 54-57

David Cesefske

November 15, 2013

The women’s basketball team (0-2) fell to the University of Central Florida Knights Nov. 12, 54-57. The Grizzlies were led by Olivia Nash, who had her second double-double on the young season, collecting 13 points to go with 12 ...

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