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Martez Walker
Martez  Walker

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Detroit, Mich.

High School:
Pershing

Last College:
Texas

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 185

Position:
Guard

Major:
Communication


01/15/2018

OAKLAND OUTLASTS UIC ON THE ROAD BEHIND NUNN'S 32

Kendrick Nunn dropped 32 points and grabbed nine rebounds in his return home to Chicago

01/12/2018

STRONG SECOND HALF LIFTS OAKLAND OVER CLEVELAND STATE 81-68

Jalen Hayes scored 30 points and grabbed 11 rebounds

01/10/2018

HOT SHOOTING LEADS OAKLAND TO 95-82 WIN OVER YOUNGSTOWN STATE

The Golden Grizzlies shot a season high 63 percent from the floor

01/09/2018

GAME 18: OAKLAND WELCOMES YOUNGSTOWN STATE FOR EDUCATORS APPRECIATION NIGHT

Educators will receive free admission and discounts on additional tickets

01/07/2018

OAKLAND FALLS TO WRIGHT STATE IN OVERTIME 86-81

The Golden Grizzlies will host Youngstown State Jan. 10 at 7 p.m.

01/15/2018

Oakland at UIC

Oakland at UIC

01/10/2018

Oakland vs. Youngstown State (1/10/2018)

Oakland vs. Youngstown State (1/10/2018) O'rena

01/07/2018

Oakland vs. Wright State (1/7/2018)

Oakland vs. Wright State (1/7/2018) O'rena

01/05/2018

Oakland vs. NKU (1/5/2018)

Oakland vs. NKU (1/5/2018) O'rena

12/22/2017

Oakland vs. Eastern Michigan (12/22/2017)

The Oakland men's basketball team faced Eastern Michigan for the second time this month as they welcomed the Eagles to the O'rena Friday, Dec. 22.

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OVERVIEW: Very athletic wing man that shoots well from long range and can really get to the rim ... Oakland is 13-2 when he leads the team in scoring ... Finished No. 4 in the Horizon League in scoring in 2016-17 ... Transferred from Texas in January 2015 ... Helped lead the Longhorns to the NCAA tournament during his freshman season.

2016-17 HIGHLIGHTS
▪ Named to the All-Horizon League second team
▪ Led the team in scoring, fourth in the Horizon League (17.8 ppg)
▪ Started all 34 games
▪ Shot 83.1 percent from the free throw line, No. 5 in the conference
▪ Made a team-best 71 triples, tied for seventh in the league (2.1 per game)
▪ Averaged a team-high 33.7 minutes per game, third most in the Horizon League
▪ Led the Golden Grizzlies in scoring in 14 games
▪ Recorded a career-best 30 points against Georgia (12/23)
▪ Tallied a team-best 15 games of 20 points or more

2015-16 HIGHLIGHTS
▪ Played first game on Dec. 19 after sitting out a full year due to NCAA Transfer rule
▪ Averaged 10.5 points and 3.6 rebounds per game
▪ Recorded 14 games with 10 or more points, including two games of 20-plus points
▪ Scored in double-figures in nine of final 10 Horizon League games
▪ Ranked second during Horizon League play in 3-point field goal percentage at 49.0 and eighth in field-goal percentage at 52.8
▪ Scored career-high 22 points twice this season, at Wright State and vs. Detroit
▪ Recorded 18 points on 7-of-11 shooting in Oakland debut at Washington
▪ Shot 4-for-4 from behind the arc en route to 22 points at WSU
▪ Went 11-for-11 from the free throw line in opening game of Vegas 16 vs. Towson

AT TEXAS (2013-14):
▪ Played in 33 games and scored 4.7 points per game in just over 12 minutes per game
Tallied 16 points in a win over Arizona State in the NCAA tournament
Shot 35.3% from beyond the arc

HIGH SCHOOL
Rated as the No. 8 player in the state of Michigan by ESPN.com
▪ Averaged a team-best 20.4 points and 7.0 rebounds per game
▪ Led Pershing to a 25-1 mark and the MHSAA Class A state quarterfinals during his senior season
▪ Earned a spot on the Detroit Free Press and Detroit News Class A All-State first team following his senior year
▪ Led the Doughboys to a 46-4 overall record in his two seasons, including a 22-0 mark in league play

TOP ATHLETIC ACCOMPLISHMENT
▪ Hit the game-winning basket as time expired against Cass Tech in the Class A district final to lift the Doughboys into the regional round with a 78-76 victory.

PERSONAL
Full Name: Martez Deshawn Walker
Mother: Doris Walker
Siblings: Martelle, Brandon and Danilo

CAREER BESTS
POINTS
» 30 (2x) vs. Georgia (12/23/16)
REBOUNDS
» 8 at Clemson (3/14/17)
ASSISTS
» 6 vs. Youngstown State (2/21/17)
FIELD GOALS
» 10 at Alaska Anchorage (11/25/16)
FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTS
» 19 at Alaska Anchorage (11/25/16)
3-PT. FIELD GOALS
» 4 (6x), last at Valparaiso (1/6/17)
3-PT. FIELD GOALS ATTEMPTS
» 10 (3x), last at Clemson (3/15/17)
FREE THROWS
» 11 vs. Towson (3/28/16)
FREE THROWS ATTEMPTS
» 11 vs. Towson (3/28/16)
STEALS
» 3 (3x), last vs. Green Bay (1/27/17)
BLOCKS
» 3 at Youngstown State (2/4/16)
MINUTES
» 40 (2x), last at Richmond (3/19/17)
MISCELLANEOUS
» Double-Figure Scoring: 44
» 20-point Scoring: 16

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