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2017-18 Oakland Women’s Basketball Preview

The 2017-18 season is nearly here.  In fact, by press time, the Golden Grizzlies will be mere hours away from playing their season opener at home against Illinois State.  The Golden Grizzlies are coming off 2016-17 campaign, which ended with an 18-12 record overall, a 12-6 mark in Horizon League […]

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Women’s Basketball: Oakland Unable to Remain Hot, Lose to Milwaukee in Quarterfinal

Detroit-The Joe Louis Arenas doesn’t appear to be a friendly building for basketball teams from Oakland University.  Last night, the men’s team was shocked by Youngstown State, marking the second straight year that team was one and done in the Motor City Madness, and now the women’s team experienced an […]

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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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Women’s Basketball: Oakland beats Northern Kentucky on Senior Night

Rochester, Michigan-The Oakland Golden Grizzlies (16-11, 10-6 Horizon League) defeat Northern Kentucky (8-20, 4-12 Horizon League) Monday night, 86-66.  The win marks Oakland’s third straight win and fifth in sixth games. Sophomore guard Taylor Jones scored a game-high 21 points while junior Leah Somerfield had 15 points and nine rebounds. […]

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