Oakland (2-2) vs.
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ROCHESTER, Mich. -- The Oakland men’s basketball team will travel to No. 3 Kansas Friday, Nov. 24 at 8 p.m. ET inside Allen Fieldhouse. The game will be broadcast live on Jayhawk TV and can be heard on WDFN-AM (1130) with Neal Ruhl on the call. The game is a part of the Hoophall Miami Invitational.
ABOUT THE HOOPHALL MIAMI INVITATIONAL
The event will feature round robin play for five teams in a two-week span leading up to the main event at the American Airlines Arena in Miami featuring a doubleheader matchup of Syracuse and Kansas, in addition to Miami and Princeton.
Teams scheduled to participate in this year's campus round games as part of the multi-team event are: Kansas (Big 12 Conference), Oakland (Horizon League), Syracuse (Atlantic Coast Conference), Texas Southern (Southwestern Athletic Conference) and Toledo (Mid-American Conference).
INSIDE THE SERIES
> Kansas leads the series 1-0
> The Golden Grizzlies and Jayhawks last met in 2009
> Three-time all-league forward Jalen Hayes returns to the hardwood after serving a four-game suspension (academics). The redshirt senior recorded nine double-doubles last season, averaging 15.9 points per game and 8.0 rebounds per game.
> The last time Oakland faced a team ranked in the top-3 was Dec. 22, 2015 against No.1 Michigan State at the Palace of Auburn Hills. The Golden Grizzlies fell 99-93 in overtime to the Spartans.
> Kendrick Nunn and Martez Walker rank first and second in the Horizon League respectively in scoring.