The Oakland Post

Basketball kicks off with breakfast

Sam Schlenner, Sports Editor

November 1, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Mens, Sports / Mens / Basketball, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Basketball

A three-year, six-figure deal with Campus Den to be the official merchandise provider of Golden Grizzly Athletics was one of the topics applauded at the annual men's and women's basketball Tip-Off Breakfast in the O’rena the m...

Former women’s basketball player Mellios located, had been missing since April 16

Sam Schlenner

April 21, 2016

Filed under Sports, Sports / Womens, Sports / Womens / Basketball

Shawne Mellios is alive and well. The former Oakland women's basketball player, who according to MLive, had been reported missing on Tuesday, April 19 after leaving her Centerville Township home Saturday, April 16 has been located in Bay County, according to Leelanau County Undersheriff ...

A night of legacy and courage: the second annual Black and Gold Awards

Nowshin Chowdhury

April 20, 2016

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Gathering outside the Fox Theatre in Detroit, Oakland student-athletes were dressed in formal attire and surrounded by familiar faces for the second annual Black and Gold Awards. Oakland University Athletics hosted the awards combined with the Lepley Hall of Honor induction on Monday, April 18 for a night filled with laugh...

The proposed new athletic practice facility: What it would offer

Ally Racey

March 26, 2016

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Athletic Director Jeff Konya, along with other staff including coaches, think Oakland student-athletes need a new practice facility to create even more success. The project has been considered for nearly 15 years.“That’s h...

Does the O’rena deploy enough security?

Ally Racey

March 26, 2016

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With attendance exceeding 3,500 at six home men’s basketball games this season, is security at the O’rena a concern?Andy Adrianse, director of facilities for Oakland University Athletics, wrote in an email that the school inten...

A debriefing with a dynamic duo of women’s basketball

Ally Racey

March 20, 2016

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Oakland women’s basketball will be without Elena Popkey and Olivia Nash next year. These seniors have not only grown close as teammates over the last four years, but they grew to be each other’s best friend.The duo took some...

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