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Oakland cooks up some 'Rice', advances to CollegeInsider semifinals

Oakland cooks up some ‘Rice’, advances to CollegeInsider semifinals

| March 21, 2012 | Comments (1)

By DAN FENNER CORRESPONDENT Special to NorthOaklandSports.com ROCHESTER — Three games, three wins. latest victim of Oakland’s inspired run to the CollegeInsider.com Tournament semifinals was Rice University on Tuesday night, as the Grizzlies survived to win, 77-70, thanks to the dominance they displayed in the first half. Oakland was a team possessed in the first […]

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OU’s Hamilton named NABC All-District

OU’s Hamilton named NABC All-District

| March 19, 2012 | Comments (0)

ROCHESTER HILLS — Oakland’s Reggie Hamilton was selected to the 2012 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Division I All-District 12 first team, announced by the NABC on Wednesday. Hamilton, a native of Chicago, leads the nation in scoring at close to 26 points per game. Joining Hamilton on the All-District 12 first team was […]

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COLLEGE DIVING: Oakland’s Barretta lands 36th at NCAA Zones

COLLEGE DIVING: Oakland’s Barretta lands 36th at NCAA Zones

| March 18, 2012 | Comments (0)

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Oakland’s Marcella Barretta finished in 36th place and Tricia Grant finished 41st on the 3-meter board at the NCAA Zone C Diving Championships at Counsilman-Billingsley Aquatic Center on the campus of Indiana University on Friday. Barretta finished with a final score of 244.30 and Grant finished with a final score of 236.70. […]

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Oakland rolls past Buffalo into CollegeInsider.com Elite Eight

Oakland rolls past Buffalo into CollegeInsider.com Elite Eight

| March 17, 2012 | Comments (0)

BY DAN FENNER CORRESPONDENT Special to NorthOaklandSports.com ROCHESTER — No, it isn’t the NCAA Tournament, but for Oakland University men’s basketball coach Greg Kampe and his players, the CollegeInsider.com postseason tournament is not being taken lightly. Coming off a convincing victory over Bowling Green on Wednesday, the Golden Grizzlies followed up with one of their best […]

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Oakland to host Bowling Green in CIT postseason tourney

Oakland to host Bowling Green in CIT postseason tourney

| March 12, 2012 | Comments (1)

ROCHESTER HILLS – The Oakland men’s basketball team will host Bowling Green State University on Wednesday night at 7 p.m. inside the Athletics Center O’rena for the opening round game of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament, announced by CollegeInsider.com on Sunday night.   The Golden Grizzlies are appearing in the postseason for the fourth consecutive year. […]

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AOTW: Floor general Henning returns to lead Rochester College

AOTW: Floor general Henning returns to lead Rochester College

| March 9, 2012 | Comments (2)

BY DAN STICKRADT SENIOR EDITOR dan.stickradt@northoaklandsports.com Twitter: @LocalSportsFans   ROCHESTER HILLS — Stephan Henning was faced with a dilemma two years ago at Rochester College. Return the following season and then finish classes long after his college basketball career was complete, or take a redshirt year in 2010-11 and then play with an extremely talented […]

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Rochester College holds off Ave Marie to advance to USCAA national title game

Rochester College holds off Ave Marie to advance to USCAA national title game

| March 9, 2012 | Comments (2)

BY DAN STICKRADT SENIOR EDITOR dan.stickradt@northoaklandsports.com Twitter:@LocalSportsFans   UNIONTOWN, Pa. — New coach, same result. Rochester College is still a national powerhouse. Klint Pleasant-led Rochester College, the top seed in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Men’s Basketball tournament, advanced Friday morning to the championship game with a 62-57 victory over Ave Marie […]

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COLLEGE MEN’S BASKETBALL: Rochester College cruises into national semifinals

COLLEGE MEN’S BASKETBALL: Rochester College cruises into national semifinals

| March 7, 2012 | Comments (0)

UNIONTOWN, Pa. — Rochester College defended its No.1 seed in the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Division I Men’s Basketball Tournament Wednesday afternoon. The Warriors rolled to a 78-59 triumph over Maine-Fort Kent at Penn State-Fayette to advance to Friday’s national semifinals at 10 a.m. against fourth-seeded Ave Marie. Dramell Hogan scored a game-high 30 […]

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USCAA DIVISION I MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

USCAA DIVISION I MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT

| March 7, 2012 | Comments (0)

USCAA DIVISION I MEN’S BASKETBALL TOURNAMENT (At Penn State-Fayette, March 7-10) QUARTERFINALS (Wednesday, March 7) Game 1 — Ava Marie vs. Washington Adventist, 9:15 a.m. Game 2 — Rochester College vs. Marine-Fort Kent, 11:30 a.m. Game 3 —  Apprentice vs. Lindenwood-Belleville, 1:15 p.m. Game 4 — Oakwood vs. Southern Virginia, 3:15 p.m. LOSER’S BRACKET (Thursday, […]

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2012 USCAA DIVISION I MEN’S BASKETBALL RANKINGS

2012 USCAA DIVISION I MEN’S BASKETBALL RANKINGS

| March 7, 2012 | Comments (0)

2012 USCAA DIVISION I MEN’S BASKETBALL FINAL REGULAR SEASON RANKINGS TOP 25 RANKINGS — 1. Lindenwood (19-10); 2. Rochester College (23-7); 3. Oakwood (16-11); 4. Washington Adventist;  5. Apprentice School (15-9); 6. Southern Virginia (14-9); 7. Maine-Fort Kent (17-9); 8. Ohio Midwestern (12-16); 9. Spalding (13-12); 10. AliceLloyd (14-14); 11. Concordia (Ala.) (11-17); 12. Selma […]

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Southern Utah shocks Oakland in Summit League quarterfinals

Southern Utah shocks Oakland in Summit League quarterfinals

| March 5, 2012 | Comments (1)

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Southern Utah solved a mystery Sunday night that no team has been able to solve the past two years: Defeat Oakland University in the Summit League men’s basketball tournament. The sixth-seeded thunderbirds rallied back from an 81-70 deficit in the final three minutes to claim a 84-82 upset of the two-time […]

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Crossing the Bridge: Maplewood Baptist topples Springfield Christian for MACS-II title

Crossing the Bridge: Maplewood Baptist topples Springfield Christian for MACS-II title

| March 5, 2012 | Comments (2)

BY DAN STICKRADT SENIOR EDITOR dan.stickradt@northoaklandsports.com   CLARKSTON — Kinross Maplewood Baptist accomplished a feat that no other girls basketball team from the Upper Peninsula has ever accomplished before: win a Michigan Association of Christian Schools state championship. The Black Bears crossed the bridge to win a pair of games Friday and Saturday, and rolled […]

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UMKC drops Oakland in Summit League women's tournament

UMKC drops Oakland in Summit League women’s tournament

| March 4, 2012 | Comments (1)

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.—Oakland University’s stay in the Summit League women’s basketball tournament was a short one. Bethany Watterowrth had 15 points and Victori Lipscomb added 14 for the sixth-seeded Oakland women’s basketball team  in a 72-59 loss to No. 3 seed UMKC  in the quarterfinals of The Summit League Championship on Sunday at the Sioux […]

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AOTW: Oakland's Hamilton putting up big numbers to keep Oakland relevant

AOTW: Oakland’s Hamilton putting up big numbers to keep Oakland relevant

| March 3, 2012 | Comments (1)

DAN STICKRADT SENIOR EDITOR dan.stickradt@northoaklandsports.com   ROCHESTER HILLS — Four years ago, Reggie Hamilton was faced with a dilemma. His playing time had dwindled and he was benched for a few games without notification of the specifics. Hamilton, then a sophomore at UMKC, asked for his release from the school and it was granted short […]

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Oakland’s Watterworth earns All-Summit League First Team status

Oakland’s Watterworth earns All-Summit League First Team status

| March 2, 2012 | Comments (1)

ELMHURST, Ill. — Oakland University’s Bethany Watterworth earned All-Summit League first team honors, which were announced by the league office on Thursday following a vote by the league’s coaches, sports information personnel and select media members. Watterworth ranks third in scoring in The Summit League and is 27th in the NCAA. “” think it’s a […]

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COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Bader, Hamilton, Petros earn Summit League honors

COLLEGE BASKETBALL: Bader, Hamilton, Petros earn Summit League honors

| March 2, 2012 | Comments (1)

SIOUX FALLS, S.D – Oakland’s Reggie Hamilton was named All-Summit League First Team, while Travis Bader was honorable mention and Corey Petros was selected to the All-Newcomer Team, announced by the league office on Thursday afternoon.   Hamilton earns first-team accolades for the second consecutive season after leading the nation in scoring at 25.5 points […]

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‘Pleasant’ surprise: Warriors rolling under direction of new coach

‘Pleasant’ surprise: Warriors rolling under direction of new coach

| February 29, 2012 | Comments (0)

BY DAN STICKRADT SENIOR EDITOR dan.stickradt@northoaklandsports.com   ROCHESTER HILLS — It’s safe to say that Rochester College has adapted well under Klint Pleasant. The son of former RC coach Garth Pleasant, who retired last March after 38 seasons at the helm, the younger Pleasant has led the Warriors to another superb season on the hard […]

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Oakland women earn No. 6 Seed, faces UMKC at Summit League Championships

Oakland women earn No. 6 Seed, faces UMKC at Summit League Championships

| February 27, 2012 | Comments (0)

ELMHURST, Ill. — The Oakland women’s basketball team (11-16) will be the No. 6 seed at the upcoming Summit League Championship hosted in Sioux Falls, S.D., the league office announced on Tuesday. The Golden Grizzlies will play No. 3 seed UMKC (20-10) on Sunday at the Sioux Falls Arena at 3:30 p.m. ET. The Golden […]

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