A short-handed Oakland may struggle to soak up fouls against No. 2 Michigan State Saturday in Detroit if officials call the game similar to recent meetings between the sides.
One doesn’t need the Force to sense the frustration Greg Kampe is experiencing with his team’s injuries. On top of the somewhat illogical four-game suspension to starting forward Jalen Hayes to start the year, Oakland (6-4) has been missing 6-foot-11 junior Brad Brechting all season after he suffered a broken toe in mid-October that doesn’t […]
The Golden Grizzlies nearly came home without a win on their four-game road trip. Missing leading scorer Kendrick Nunn (ankle), Martez Walker supplied a career-high 32 points as Oakland pulled out a 93-86 overtime victory over Oral Roberts. “We did some championship stuff late,” Oakland coach Greg Kampe told WDFN in his post-game comments. “We […]
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 […]
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 […]