CLEVELAND, Ohio - Taylor Jones connected on five 3-pointers and shot 10-for-20 from the field to score 26 points and lead Oakland over Cleveland State, 93-79, at the Wolstein Center on Saturday. Jones also recorded seven rebounds, three assists and three steals, while Leah Somerfield tied her season-high in points (25) and rebounds (12), and went 10-for-12 from the free throw line. Taylor Gleason shot 8-for-15 from the field and finished with 21 points to round out the trio of Oakland players who surpassed the 20-point mark in the victory.
The Golden Grizzlies extended their win streak to five games to finish the regular season tied for third with Detroit with a 12-6 Horizon League record (18-11 overall), the program's best league finish since its inaugural season in 2013-14.
Heading into Motor City Madness, Oakland will be no lower than a four seed. The tournament, which is held at Joe Louis Arena, will take place March 3-7.