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Trey Townsend named Horizon League Men’s Basketball Player of the Week

Trey Townsend named Horizon League Men’s Basketball Player of the Week

Dayshawn Fields, Features Reporter January 31, 2024

Trey Townsend arrived at Oakland University in 2020. Raised in Oxford, Michigan by two former OU basketball players, Townsend was destined for greatness on the court. Townsend’s deep OU basketball lineage...


How to get involved with Rec Well Sports

Joe Zerilli, Campus Editor September 22, 2022

Oakland University has a deep history when it comes to Rec Well Sports as Greg Jordan, the current director of the Rec Well, is the former president of the National Intramural and Recreation Sports Association...

Ayden Roupe is a professional disc golfer. Disc golfing has seen a rise in popularity since the pandemic.

Disc Golf: A rising sport that thrived throughout the pandemic

Payton Bucki, Content Editor March 15, 2022

When Oakland University freshman Ayden Roupe told me he was a professional disc golf player, I quite literally laughed out loud. It wasn’t until he produced a pro card from his wallet that my chuckling...

Tony Dombrowski and Detroit Tigers baseball player Miguel Miggy Cabrera

People of OU: Podcast host and Detroit sports personality Tony Dombrowski

Joe Zerilli, Campus Editor February 23, 2022

In a world where Detroit sports aren’t necessarily doing amazing things, it can be hard to talk about them while staying positive. But Tony Dombrowski has created a community with which he constantly...

The Detroit Pistons won the NBA Draft Lottery, giving them the rights to the first overall pick for the first time since 1970.

Pistons win the Cade Cunningham lottery

Christian Tate, Sports Reporter June 30, 2021

NBA history was made when the Detroit Pistons won the lottery and captured the rights to the first selection of the 2021 NBA Draft on June 22. This marks the first time in over 50 years that the former...

OU student Kate Nye will be competing at the Tokyo Olympics.

OU student headed to the Tokyo Summer Olympics

Matthew Scheidel, Sports Editor June 30, 2021

When you come back to campus this fall, there’s a chance you’ll walk past a U.S. Olympian.  Kate Nye, an Oakland University student majoring in health science, will be headed to Tokyo next month...

Meadow Brook Holiday Walk lights up campus with holiday cheer

Meadow Brook Holiday Walk lights up campus with holiday cheer

Taylor Crumley, Staff Reporter December 5, 2018

Some consider one of the most magical parts of the holiday season to be admiring the intricate light displays that many homes and businesses flaunt to spread holiday cheer. In good spirit of the season,...

The Golden Grizzlies went wild in the first half of Saturday’s game, running out to a 37-0 lead at halftime.

Football Club cruises to 50-8 victory over DePaul

By Scott Davis October 5, 2014

The Golden Grizzlies club football team showed their teeth as they dominated the Blue Devils this past Saturday under the lights.Oakland University cruised to a 50-8 victory over DePaul University on their...

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Golden Grizzlies go pink

By Karine Celis September 16, 2014

Next month the athletics department will be hosting the event Women in Sports in which young girls will visit campus and participate in the clinics created by the different female athletic teams of Oakland...

Sporting Blitz

Sporting blitz, week of 9/8

By Matt Saulino September 15, 2014

Cross CountryOakland University's Ashley Burr finished first in the University of Wisconsin-Parkside's Midwest Open on Sept. 13. She finished the 5k with a time of 18:20.2. The Golden Grizzlies men's runners...

Recreation and Athletic Outdoor Complex opens October 2014

By Jackson Gilbert August 26, 2014

New students arriving on campus at Oakland University this week will have to navigate the countless orange barrels and construction fences clogging Oakland University’s campus.Fear not, most of the projects...

Athletic trainers: the unsung heroes

By Adam Kujawski March 26, 2014

The constant grind of a season goes beyond what is seen on the court or field. Practices, games, traveling and working out can take a tremendous toll on an athlete's body, which makes rehabbing a behind-the-scenes...

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