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Chris Palombizio
Chris  Palombizio

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Chesterton, Ind.

High School:
Chesterton

Last College:
Don Bosco Prep

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 212

Position:
Guard/Forward

Twitter:
@palombizio05

Major:
Human Resource Development


09/30/2017

OAKLAND MEN'S BASKETBALL REPORTS BACK FOR FIRST PRACTICE

The Golden Grizzlies return their top two scorers

06/29/2017

OAKLAND STUDENT-ATHLETES EARN SPRING 2017 HORIZON LEAGUE ACADEMIC HONOR ROLL DISTINCTION

For the eighth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 146 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria

02/21/2017

Oakland Rips Through Youngstown State 101-72

Jalen Hayes scored 24 points and grabbed 13 rebounds to help lead Oakland to a 101-72 drubbing of Youngstown State on Tuesday night.

02/11/2017

OAKLAND INSIDER BY TERRY FOSTER

Lessons learned from rivalry win.

02/09/2017

OAKLAND BASKETBALL SERVES PONTIAC COMMUNITY

The Golden Grizzlies worked with Bound Together on Wednesday.

12/06/2017

Oakland vs.Eastern Michigan (12/6/2017)

Oakland vs.Eastern Michigan (12/6/2017) at Eastern Michigan

11/06/2017

Oakland vs. Davenport

The Golden Grizzlies hosted Davenport in their final exhibition game of the season Monday night at the O'rena.

11/03/2017

Oakland vs. Rochester College

Oakland vs. Rochester College, Photos by Matt Boltz/Oakland University Athletics

10/31/2017

First Annual Tip Off Gala

Oakland Men and Women's Basketball teams hosted the first annual tip off gala on Thursday October 26th at the O'rena.

02/21/2017

Oakland vs. Youngstown State

The Golden Grizzlies hosted the Penguins in the regular-season home finale

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ACADEMIC HONORS
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2016, Spring 2017)

2016-17 HIGHLIGHTS
Appeared in 29 games, averaging 7.9 minutes
▪ Averaged 2.3 points and 1.3 rebounds per game
▪ Scored a career-high 10 points in 11 minutes vs. Chicago State (11/19)
▪ Pulled down a career-best eight boards vs. Goshen (11/18)

HIGH SCHOOL
▪ Was two Time First Team All-State
▪ Was the MVP of High School team (3 years)
▪ Three time First Team All Area player
▪ Was Conference MVP senior year
▪ Named as Indiana Junior All-Star
▪ Made All-Conference (3 years)

PERSONAL
Full Name: 
Christopher Michael Palombizio
Parents: Cheryl and Dan Palombizio
Siblings: Daniel and Morgan
▪ Father, Dan played college basketball at Purdue and Ball State and professionally for the 76'ers and overseas.
▪ Brother, Daniel played for Saint Francis (IN)
▪ Sister, Morgan played for Eastern Illinois


TOP ATHLETIC ACCOMPLISHMENT
▪ 35 points and 16 rebounds against Theo Bowman

TOP THREE REASONS FOR COMING TO OAKLAND
▪ Coach Kampe and Drew Valentine
▪ Winning a championship
▪ Best place to develop my skills

CAREER BESTS
POINTS
» 10 vs. Chicago State (11/19/16)
REBOUNDS
» 8 vs. Goshen (11/18/16)
ASSISTS
» 1 (4x), last vs. Oral Roberts (12/1/16)
FIELD GOALS
» 3 vs. Chicago State (11/19/16)
FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTS
» 10 vs. Goshen (11/18/16)
3-PT. FIELD GOALS
» 2 (2x), last at Youngstown State (2/2/17)
3-PT. FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTS
» 6 vs. Goshen (11/18/16)
FREE THROWS
» 2 (2x), last vs. Chicago State (11/19/16)
FREE THROWS ATTEMPTS
» 2 (5x), last vs. Milwaukee (1/29/17)
STEALS
» 2 vs. Goshen (11/18/16)
BLOCKS
» 1 at Robert Morris (12/10/16)
MINUTES
» 19 vs. Goshen (11/18/16)
MISCELLANEOUS
» Double-Figure Scoring: 1
» 8 or more Rebounds: 1

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