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2017-18 Detroit Mercy Women’s Basketball Preview

“To give you a little summary on our team, we’re going to be a little different,” Detroit Mercy women’s head basketball coach Bernard Scott said on media day as he began to talk about his Titan team.  Rosanna Reynolds, who had been the face of the team, graduated and is […]

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You Heard It From Me: No More Basketball For Oakland This Season

With the final buzzer Sunday night the 2016-17 season officially came to an end for the Oakland men’s basketball team with an 87-83 road loss to Richmond. The key moment of the game was when Oakland’s junior guard Martez Walker missed a three point shot which would had given the […]

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You Heard It From Me: Down Goes Clemson

If you’re an alumnus of Oakland University and many of your Facebook friends are also Oakland alumni, then chances are that by now, you’ve seen many posts in your news feed about the Golden Grizzlies’ big 74-69 win Tuesday night at Clemson in the first round of the NIT. By […]

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College Basketball Update: March Madness

This is the favorite time of year for many sports fans, March Madness.  People all over the nation are already filling out their brackets for the NCAA Basketball Tournament.  Unfortunately, one local team that won’t be going the big dance is Oakland. While Michigan State and Big Ten Tournament champion […]

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Women’s Basketball: Detroit Mercy Pounds Cleveland State in Horizon League Quarterfinal

Detroit-The Detroit Mercy Titans (17-13) looked like a team on a mission Sunday afternoon in their Horizon League quarterfinal win over Cleveland State (14-16), 70-56.  After building a 32-22 halftime lead, the Titans really turned it on in the third quarter, outscoring the Vikings 21-12 in the period to put […]

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Friday/Saturday Recap 3/3-4

Welcome to my latest recap which will recap Friday and Saturday’s college basketball action involving teams from Metro Detroit.  This one will focus on the Eastern Michigan men’s and Women’s basketball teams as well as the ongoing Motor City Madness, Horizon League Tournament taking place at the Joe Louis Arena. […]

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Men’s Basketball: Detroit Mercy Falls Victim to Motor City Madness against Milwaukee

Detroit-The Detroit Mercy Titans (8-23) fell short at the Joe Louis Arena in their first round Horizon League Tournament game against Milwaukee (9-23), 85-60.  For the Titans, this marks the end of their season, which experienced a lot of growing pains.  This was indicated by the dejected mood of the […]

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Motor City Madness Preview: Oakland

The madness is coming to Detroit, the Motor City Madness.  That’s the Horizon League Tournament that will be held at the Joe Louis Arena March 3-7 involving the men’s and women’s basketball teams from all 10 schools in Horizon League.  The last preview covered Detroit Mercy, so this one will […]

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Motor City Madness Preview: Detroit Mercy

The Madness is coming to Detroit.  It’s the Motor City Madness that is the Horizon League men’s and women’s basketball tournament that will be held at the Joe Louis Arena March 3-7.  The tournaments will involve all ten schools in the conference, including the two local schools, Detroit Mercy and […]

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Sunday Recap 2/26/17

Today marked the final day of Horizon League men’s basketball action, so let’s get right to how the two local teams in the conference, Oakland and Detroit Mercy, fared on the road in Wisconsin. NCAA Division I Horizon League Men’s Basketball The Oakland Golden Grizzlies (24-7, 14-4 Horizon League) captured […]

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