THE BLACKTOP AT THE O’RENA (3,661 attendance)
OAKLAND GOLDEN GRIZZLIES (8-5)
> Oakland had 21 assists on 28 field goals
> The Golden Grizzlies led 43-31 at halftime
> Oakland shot 51 percent from the field (28-for-55)
> The Eagles, who average seven three-pointers per game, made just five tonight.
> Oakland has made a 3-pointer in 917 consecutive games, 8th-best streak in the country
> The Last time Oakland did not make a 3-pointer was vs. Wayne State on Jan. 30, 1988
> Jalen Hayes led all scorers with a career high 27 points on 14-for-21 shooting and grabbed eight rebounds. His 14 field goals made was also a career high.
> Kendrick Nunn scored 20 points and dished out six assists
> Martez Walker scored 12 points and pulled down six rebounds
> Julius Palmer led all players with a career high 11 rebounds
> Brailen Neely dished out a game high eight assists
INSIDE THE SERIES
> Eastern Michigan leads the series 10-6