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The Oakland mens basketball team suffered their first conference loss of the season on Thursday.

Men’s basketball claws back for sensational 92-89 overtime victory over Cleveland State

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter February 8, 2023

On Saturday, Feb. 4, the Cleveland State Vikings headed to the O’rena for an unforgettable men’s basketball matchup. Oakland got the best of Cleveland State, 92-89, in one of the most wild games in...

Blake Lampman led the Golden Grizzlies in scoring Saturday night with 16 points.

Kampe: Oakland ‘didn’t come to play’ in 83-72 loss to Purdue Fort Wayne

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor February 8, 2023

The Oakland men’s basketball team welcomed the Purdue Fort Wayne Mastodons to the O’rena on Thursday, Feb. 2, as the team looked to end its two game losing skid. Unfortunately for the Golden Grizzlies,...

Breanne Beatty prepares to take a shot during Saturdays Cleveland State game.

Oakland survives fourth-quarter push from Milwaukee, defeats Panthers

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor February 8, 2023

The Oakland women’s basketball team hosted the Milwaukee Panthers at the O’rena on Friday, Feb. 3, as the two teams fought for a position in the Horizon League standings. Both teams entered the contest...

Oakland womens basketball took on Michigan State at 3pm on Sunday, Dec.13 in the Orena. 

Women’s basketball falls to Purdue Fort Wayne, 73-64

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter February 1, 2023

The Oakland Golden Grizzlies were defeated by the Purdue Fort Wayne Mastodons, 73-64, on Thursday, Jan. 26 at home.  Purdue Fort Wayne’s Amellia Bromenschenkel was hot. She led the Mastodons in points...

Breanne Beatty prepares to take a shot during Saturdays Cleveland State game.

Disastrous second half, blowout loss for women’s basketball

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor February 1, 2023

The Oakland women’s basketball team welcomed the league-leading Cleveland State Vikings to the O’rena on Saturday, Jan. 28. The Golden Grizzlies were brutally outmatched in the second half, and it...

Jalen Moore’s 32 points lift Oakland over Detroit Mercy in rivalry duel

Jalen Moore’s 32 points lift Oakland over Detroit Mercy in rivalry duel

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor February 1, 2023

With a 6-3 Horizon League record, the Oakland men’s basketball team visited Calihan Hall on Monday, Jan. 23 to take on the Detroit Mercy Titans. Point guard Jalen Moore scored 32 points, and the Golden...

Oakland’s fierce women’s basketball team defeats their rivals

Oakland’s fierce women’s basketball team defeats their rivals

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter January 25, 2023

The Oakland women’s basketball team put on a show at Calihan Hall against the Titans of the University of Detroit Mercy, pulling out a 81-66 victory on Wednesday, Jan. 18.  Senior Breanne Beatty...

Coach Peter Hovland was inducted into Michigan’s sports hall of fame in 2016.

Legendary swimming, diving coach Pete Hovland to retire after 44 seasons

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor January 25, 2023

In 1979, a 24-year-old Pete Hovland joined the Oakland University men’s swimming and diving team as a mentor. Forty-four years ago, when Hovland first joined the program, Oakland was a small Division...

Womens basketball falls short to IUPUI, 85-69

Women’s basketball falls short to IUPUI, 85-69

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter January 25, 2023

The Golden Grizzlies headed to Indianapolis this past Sunday to play the IUPUI Jaguars, but were defeated by a score of 85-69 that ended Oakland’s three-game winning streak.  It was a special game...

Jalen Moore scored 24 points in a losing effort against Northern Kentucky.

Jalen Moore’s last-second 3-pointer gives Oakland new life, Golden Grizzlies avoid catastrophic upset

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor January 25, 2023

One of the biggest upsets of, perhaps, the entire college basketball season almost panned out on Thursday, Jan. 19 in Indianapolis, but Jalen Moore had other plans. Oakland was able to escape disaster...

The Oakland mens basketball team in a huddle during a timeout against UM-Dearborn on Jan. 24.

Golden Grizzlies catch fire in 69-65 win over Robert Morris

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter January 18, 2023

The Oakland University men’s basketball team started the new year on the blacktop with a big win against the Robert Morris Colonials. Blake Lampman’s 3-point shooting was the story early. He had...

Alberto Ferreira -- Bicicleta de Pelé, Maracanã, 1965

Pelé: A month without the soccer legend

Leticia Cezário Santos, Marketing Director January 18, 2023

For soccer lovers, the last few months have been filled with emotions. First, the FIFA World Cup — which was possibly the last championship for Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi — and most recently,...

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