Oakland (10-8, 2-3 HL) vs.
BROADCAST: ESPN3, TV20
ROCHESTER, Mich. -- The Oakland men's basketball team will host Cleveland State Friday, Jan. 12 at 7 p.m. inside the O'rena on ESPN3. The game will be televised on TV20, Comcast 900 and can also be heard on WDFN-AM (1130) with Neal Ruhl (pxp) and Matt Dery (analyst) on the call.
Last time out, Oakland defeated Youngstown State 95-82 in league play as five Golden Grizzlies scored in double figures, shooting a season high 63 percent.
Friday is also Childhood Cancer Awareness Night at the O'rena, as Oakland Men's Basketball honors those affected by childhood cancer. Free ribbons and wristbands will be available.
INSIDE THE SERIES
> Vikings lead 7-4
> Oakland has won four of the last five meetings
> Kendrick Nunn leads the NCAA in three point attempts per game (11.8). Only Mississippi's Marshall Henderson (2013-14; 12.6) has averaged more since 2009.
> Currently, Nunn joins Steph Curry (Davidson, 2007-08) and Travis Bader (Oakland, 2013-14) as the only players in the last 10 seasons to average over 10 three-point attempts per game while shooting over 40 percent (41.7 percent; minimum 10 games played)
> The Golden Grizzlies rank fourth nationally in total assists (330) and are 11th in assists per game (18.3)