Oakland (5-3) vs.
ROCHESTER, Mich. -- The Oakland men's basketball team will travel to Eastern Michigan Wednesday, Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. inside the Convocation Center. The game will be televised on ESPN3 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 Western Michigan 78-73 on the road behind Martez Walker's career high 32 points. It was the first time the Golden Grizzlies won in Kalamazoo since 2000.
INSIDE THE SERIES
> Eastern Michigan leads the series 9-5
> The two teams have split the past four meetings
> Oakland won the last meeting 91-81 at the O'rena on Nov. 18, 2015
> The Golden Grizzlies and Eagles will play a rare home-and-home series in the same season, hosting the Eagles on Dec. 22
> Oakland is 4-0 this season when its starting lineup combines for 71 points or more
> Jalen Hayes has recorded three straight double-doubles and now has 29 for his career, which is fourth in program history and is one away from tying Corey Petros (2011-15) for third all-time
> Martez Walker and Kendrick Nunn rank first and second in the Horizon League respectively in scoring. Walker ranks tied for 14th in the NCAA in scoring, while Nunn ranks tied for 16th