HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. -- Kendrick Nunn scored 33 points, his third-straight 30-point performance and ninth of the season, as the Oakland men's basketball team defeated first-place Northern Kentucky on the road 83-70 Friday night at BB&T Arena.
The win gave Oakland its fifth consecutive win and fourth over the Norse in the last five matchups. It also gives the Black and Gold a perfect 3-0 record at BB&T Arena. The Golden Grizzlies have not lost a road game at NKU since 1981.
Isaiah Brock led all players with 10 rebounds, his seventh double-figure rebound performance of the season. The Golden Grizzlies are 6-1 this season when Brock grabs 10 or more rebounds.
Brailen Neely, the conference's assist leader, dished out a game high seven assists on the day and added seven points.
Oakland will conclude its road trip Sunday Jan. 28 at Wright State. Game time is set for 2 p.m.