The Golden Grizzlies fell in the Carrier Dome, Detroit Mercy face off-court issues and Wright State picked up its first win all in Monday's Horizon League Men's Basketball roundup.
Oakland’s struggles to move the ball and keep hold of the rock led to a lopsided 74-50 loss in a trip to the Carrier Dome Monday night. Neither team took exceptional care of the ball, but Syracuse made the Golden Grizzlies suffer by scoring 23 points off their 19 turnovers. The rotation of usual ball-handlers […]
Fox Sports one of a number of companies who paid bribes to secure the rights to broadcasting for last year's Copa America Centenario, according to testimony in U.S. court Tuesday.
An Argentine businessman testified Tuesday that Fox Sports was among broadcasters that were involved in bribes to secure broadcasting rights to major soccer tournaments. Alejandro Burazco, the former CEO of sports marketing company TyC, war arrested for having ties to the corruption in the FIFA case that also involved former CONCACAF President Jack Werner and […]
Kendrick Nunn and Martez Walker blitzed the Privateers with 3-pointers in a comfortable victory Monday night.
The Golden Grizzlies used a barrage of outside shooting to defeat New Orleans 87-68 Monday night and start the season 2-0 for the fourth time since the move to Division I. Martez Walker (25 points) and Kendrick Nunn (24) each hit six triples as Oakland took advantage of hot shooting early to build a lead […]
Oakland managed without two of its top interior options in an 85-71 win in its season opener Friday night against Fort Wayne. Despite missing the services of Brad Brechting (broken toe) and Jalen Hayes (suspension), senior guard Kendrick Nunn scored a game-high 36 points to ensure the Golden Grizzlies had plenty of offense to get […]
Frankie Edgar will not be fighting undisputed UFC Featherweight Champion when the organization makes its awaited return to Detroit on Dec. 2. News broke Wednesday evening that the 36-year-old’s bid to become a two-division champion at UFC 218 at Little Caesars Arena would be nixed after suffering a facial injury in training that will require surgery. […]
U.S. YNT stars Tyler Adams, Josh Sargent and Weston McKennie join veterans like John Brooks and DeAndre Yedlin on the 21-man roster.
U.S. Soccer fans clamoring for new blood in the squad got their wish with the roster reveal for the team’s coming friendly against Portugal on Nov. 14. Tyler Adams, Weston McKennie and Josh Sargent all received their first senior team call-up by U.S. Men’s National Team interim head coach Dave Sarachan, while F.C. Dallas goalkeeper […]
Scoring shouldn't be an issue for the Golden Grizzlies, who face expectations higher than ever in their fourth year in the Horizon League.
Olympia Enterainment executives know it, and Oakland University alumni and fans do, too. That meant Greg Kampe knows best of all where the bar is it for his team this season. “Obviously, this is a big year for Oakland basketball,” Kampe told reporters at the team’s media day last week. “It’s a huge year.” There […]
Heavyweight boxing has gained some ground in the past 24 months. When the Klitschko monopoly was broken up, due in equal parts to age and Tyson Fury, the door was open for several new stars to emerge. One of those was Anthony Joshua, the 2012 Olympic gold medalist who, instead of Fury, grabbed hold of […]
Reactions have been mixed from the soccer community amidst news that Detroit fans would be headed indoors if Major League Soccer awards the city a team. The bid being led by Dan Gilbert and Tom Gores submitted earlier this year was surprisingly amended to list Ford Field as what would be the home of the […]
A red card early in the second half Tuesday night changed the course of precedings, and the Black and Gold took full advantage. New York City FC center back Alex Callens was sent off in the 51st minute for an elbow to the face of Justin Meram and Crew SC piled on three goals to […]