After completing their second two-game road swing of the season, the Oakland women's basketball team returns home against in-state rival Central Michigan on Sunday, Dec. 3 at 1 p.m. presented by Campus Den. The game will be broadcast live from the Blacktop at the O'rena on ESPN3 with Brad Golder (play-by-play) and Reggie Butler (analyst) on the call.
Series History: Oakland leads the series 12-8 but has lost the last three meetings including a double-overtime setback last season at CMU.
Opponent Breakdown: CMU enters the game with a 5-1 record after a 96-47 win over Aquinas (Nov. 30) along with victories over Power-5 conference opponents Vanderbilt (Nov. 14) and Iowa State (Nov. 25). Junior Presley Hudson leads Mid-American Conference in scoring (21.6) while junior Reyna Frost leads the conference in rebounds (13.4).
Defensive Force: Oakland leads the Horizon League in steals (10.70) and blocked shots (5.30).
Floor General: Taylor Gleason currently leads the league in assists (6.2) and ranks second in steals (2.7).
Return to Sender: Nikita Telesford ranks second in the league in blocks (2.0 per game).