OAK-UWM POSTGAME NOTES

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OAKLAND 86, MILWAUKEE 75
KLOTSCHE CENTER (1,227 attendance)
GREEN BAY, Wis.

OAKLAND GOLDEN GRIZZLIES (24-7, 14-4 HL)

  • Oakland won its first Horizon League regular season championship in its 4th season in the league
    • The Golden Grizzlies share crown with Valparaiso (14-4), but will be top seed at Motor City Madness by virtue of sweeping the Crusaders
    • This is the 4th regular season title for the Golden Grizzlies in Division I era (2000-present)
    • 1999-00 (Mid-Con) in first year of D1, 2009-10 (Summit League, formerly Mid-Con), 2010-11 (Summit League), 2016-17 (Horizon League)
  • The Golden Grizzlies are riding a 9-game winning streak, best in the Horizon League
    • Longest league winning streak since beginning The Summit League 10-0 in 2011
  • Oakland is 16-2 over its last 18 Horizon League road games
    • The Golden Grizzlies are 10-2 this season on the road
    • Oakland is 8-1 in road league games this season
  • The Black and Gold made a season-high 13 3-pointers
  • Oakland shot 52% (29-for-56) for the game
    • This is the 3rd consecutive game of 50% or better
    • 9th time this season
  • The Golden Grizzlies and Panthers were tied at 39 at the half
    • Oakland is 35-3 all-time in Horizon League play when leading or tied at halftime
    • The Golden Grizzlies are 20-2 when leading or tied after 20 minutes
    • The Black and Gold have won 31 of their last 32 games when leading at the break
  • The Golden Grizzlies improve to 19-1 this season when shooting better than 30% from 3-point range
    • Shot 50% from behind the arc (13-for-26)
    • This is the 2nd time Oakland has shot 50% or higher from long range
    • Shot 33% (8-for-24) in a loss at Michigan State (12/21)
  • Oakland improves to 14-4 in the regular-season finale in the D1 era
  • The Black and Gold are 54-14 over the last 9 years in February, No. 7 in the NCAA
  • Oakland picked up its 14th league win today, most since going 17-1 in The Summit League in 2010 and ‘11
  • Today was the 24th win of the season, matching the 1996-97 season where Oakland finished 24-7
  • Oakland is 45-23 all-time in Horizon League play
  • Oakland has made a 3-pointer in 901 consecutive games, 9th-best streak in the country
    • The Last time Oakland did not make a 3-pointer was vs. Wayne State on Jan. 30, 1988
  • Greg Kampe is 1 of 2 active Division I coaches to lead one program to over 1,000 games (Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim, 1,354 games)
  • This is the 50th season of intercollegiate basketball for Oakland
  • Oakland climbed 4 spots in the CollegeInsider.com Mid-Major Top 25 Poll at No. 21

 

 

OAK-UWM SERIES NOTES

  • Oakland has won 3 of the last 4 meetings
  • The Golden Grizzlies are 2-6 all-time at Milwaukee
  • Oakland is 1-2 all-time inside Klotsche Center
  • UWM leads the all-time series 10-5

PLAYER NOTES

Freshman Isaiah Brock

  • Finished with 8 points and 9 rebounds
  • Blocked 2 shots in 32 minutes
  • 48 of 85 (56%) made field goals are dunks
  • Oakland is 16-2 when he plays 20 or more minutes

Junior Stevie Clark

  • Tallied 3 assists and 2 points
  • Played 8 minutes off the bench

Junior Nick Daniels

  • Shooting 50% (17-for-34) from behind the arc in last 9 games
  • Went 0-for-3 today
  • Dished out 4 assists

Senior Sherron Dorsey-Walker

  • Made a career-high 8 triples in the first half
  • Finished 8-for-11 from behind the arc
  • Scored a career-high 28 points
  • This marks a career-best 8th time he has scored 20 or more points
  • Grabbed 6 rebounds

Junior Jalen Hayes

  • Finished with 12 points and 5 rebounds
  • Went 5-for-11 from the floor
  • Pushes career total to 1,218, 1 point shy of 27th all-time in school history

Sophomore Xavier Hill-Mais

  • Scored 6 points in 7 minutes
  • Made all 3 shots from the floor

Junior Martez Walker

  • Tallied 21 points and 7 rebounds
  • Reached double figures for the 28th time in 31 games
  • Tied his career-high in rebounds
  • Pushes his career total points to 962

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