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 […]
Drew Valentine speaks with The Pit about learning under Greg Kampe and Tom Izzo.
The Golden Grizzlies of Oakland University earned their first regular-season Horizon League title following a 2-2 draw with Valparaiso Friday night.
Less than a month ago, it was announced that Oakland University would be moving from the Summit League to the Horizon League in July of this year. Being alumni of Oakland, we can’t help but find ourselves with a somewhat vested interest in their decision.
Tuesday (May 7, 2013), Oakland University’s Board of Trustee’s met to vote on the conference switch from the Summit League to the Horizon League. After a presentation by Huth, the board ultimately voted to approve the conference switch. Oakland’s move will be effective July 1, 2013.
Rob Demovsky, sports reporter for the Green Bay Press-Gazette, tweeted Thursday afternoon that Oakland University would be joining the Horizon League in the near future.