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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...

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...

The Grizz Gang, OUs student section, needs to show up at all sports — not just mens basketball.

Brandon Rush’s performance too much to overcome, ends OU’s five-game winning streak

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor January 18, 2023

The Oakland men’s basketball team lost its first game of the 2023 calendar year on Saturday, Jan. 14 when it fell to Youngstown State at home, 85-69.  Jalen Moore scored 20, but the outstanding performance...

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

Men’s basketball drops Horizon League opener to Cleveland State

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter December 7, 2022

The men’s basketball team was defeated by the Cleveland State Vikings in the first game of the Horizon League by a score of 80-64.   A baseline shot from junior guard Rocket Watts followed by a...

Golden Grizzlies go winless in holiday trip to Bahamas

Golden Grizzlies go winless in holiday trip to Bahamas

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor December 5, 2022

Over the Thanksgiving holiday, the Oakland men’s basketball team traveled south to the Bahamas to compete in the 2022 Nassau Championship. Although the competition wasn’t the toughest, Oakland failed...

Trey Townsend reads the defense versus the Penguins. The Golden Grizzlies won in overtime, 87-83, and Townsend drew a key charge in overtime.

All-around effort from OU plays big role in defeating Emoni Bates, Eastern Michigan

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor November 23, 2022

The Oakland men’s basketball team welcomed Emoni Bates and the Eastern Michigan Eagles to the O’rena on Saturday, Nov. 19. Fans were either on the edge of their seats or on their feet as the game crept...

Townsend dunking during the Golden Grizzlies season opener against Defiance College on Nov. 7.

Men’s basketball breezes through season opener with 92-27 drubbing of defiance

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter November 16, 2022

The 2022-23 men's basketball season began with an easy home opener win at the O’rena for the Golden Grizzlies against Defiance College on Monday, Nov. 7. The game ended with a 92-27 victory.  There...

The Grizz Gang, OUs student section, needs to show up at all sports — not just mens basketball.

OU falls to Oklahoma State, establishes first losing streak of season

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor November 16, 2022

On Sunday, Nov. 13, the Oakland men’s basketball team welcomed the Big 12’s Oklahoma State Cowboys to the O’rena. Unfortunately for the Golden Grizzlies, the Cowboys came ready to play, and knocked...

Sports reporter Reece Taylor has a plan for the Oakland mens basketball team to succeed in the Horizon League next season.

Oakland drops epic high-scoring duel to Bowling Green

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor November 16, 2022

On Friday, Nov. 11, the Oakland University men’s basketball team welcomed the Bowling Green Falcons to the O’rena for an early season non-conference matchup. It was a high-scoring affair, but Oakland...

The Oakland mens basketball team in a huddle during a timeout against Milwaukee on Jan. 9.

OU defeats Rochester in second exhibition game with 10-point comeback

Summer Weathers, Sports Reporter November 9, 2022

The men’s basketball team closed out a tight game with a 66-64 win against the Warriors of Rochester University in an exhibition match on Nov. 1. Garth Pleasant Arena was packed, and the Warriors...

Mens basketball set for special season

Men’s basketball set for special season

Brock Heilig, Sports Editor November 9, 2022

After a long offseason, the Oakland University men’s basketball season is set to kick off on Monday, Nov. 7 against Defiance College at the O’Rena. Head coach Greg Kampe is set to begin his 39th season...

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