Oakland vs. NKU Postgame Notes
Feb. 21, 2017

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Oakland 86 NKU 66
Blacktop at the O’rena (903 attendance)
Rochester, Mich.

OAKLAND GOLDEN GRIZZLIES (16-11, 10-6)
▪The Golden Grizzlies won 10 Horizon League games for the first time since joining the league in the 2013-14 season
▪The last time Oakland won 10 or more league games was the 2010-11 season, going 10-4 in the Summit League.
▪Oakland won 10 home games this season, the most since the 2009-10 season.
▪The win marked the 12th game Oakland won by 20 or more points which is now three past the previous school record of 9 set during the 2006-07 season in the Division I era
▪The Black and Gold are now 14-1 when leading at the half
▪The Golden Grizzlies are now 9-3 when Hannah Little records a double-double
▪Oakland has now won three consecutive games and four straight home games
▪Oakland had three players in double figures
▪Oakland had a 33-13 bench points advantage
▪The Golden Grizzlies had a 48-24 points in the paint advantage
▪The Black and Gold held a 37-2 points off turnovers advantage
▪Oakland posted a 13-12 second chance points advantage
▪Oakland owned a 22-9 fast break points advantage
▪The Norse made just one field goal the last six minutes of the second quarter.

OAK-NKU (8-20, 4-12) SERIES NOTES
▪Oakland leads the all-time series 7-3
▪Oakland improved to 5-1 at home against the Norse

PLAYER NOTES
R-Senior Hannah Little
-Scored 17 points and grabbed 11 rebounds
-Recorded her 12th double-double of the season, breaking the program’s single-season record in the Division I era held by Sarah Judd (2001-02)
-Scored 12 of her 17 points in the second half
-Shot 6-of-7 from the field and dished out five assists

Senior Nola Anderson
-Scored 10 points shooting 3-of-5 from the field and 4-of-6 from the free throw line

Junior Leah Somerfield
-Scored 15 points and grabbed nine rebounds
-Led all scorers with 13 first-half points

Sophomore Taylor Jones
-Scored 21 points and grabbed five rebounds and handed out six assists
-Scored in double figures for the 17th game this season
-Now has eight 20-plus point games this year

R-Junior Taylor Gleason
-Had eight points and four assists

Junior Cierra Bond
-Had eight points in nine minutes
-Shot a perfect 2-of-2 from beyond the arc and 3-of-4 from the field

 

 

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