banner

College Basketball

more stats

NCAA Game Summary - Oakland at Wright State



(Friday, March 7th)

Final Score: Wright State 73, Oakland 57

Green Bay, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Miles Dixon scored 20 points and grabbed six rebounds as the third-seeded Wright State Raiders downed the sixth-seeded Oakland Golden Grizzlies, 73-57, in the second round of the Horizon League Tournament at Resch Center.

Matt Vest netted 11 points and dished out four assists, while the Raiders (19-13) connected on 53.5 percent of their field goal attempts in the game. Wright State will move on to play second-seeded Cleveland State in the semifinals of the Horizon League Tournament Saturday.

Travis Bader tallied 20 points on 5-of-13 shooting to pace Oakland (13-20), which ends a two-game Grizzlies winning streak. Dante Williams came off the bench to score 13 points, and Corey Petros brought down a team-high nine rebounds in the defeat.

Wright State shot an even 40 percent from the floor in the first half, including 6-of-14 from 3-point range, and took a 30-25 lead into the midway break. Oakland connected on 35 percent of its field goal attempts in the frame, and hit just 3-of-9 from deep.

The Raiders exploded in the second half, hitting 65.2 percent of their shots, and connected on 10-of-14 from the free-throw line. The Golden Grizzlies improved to 45.8 percent shooting in the period, but still fell behind by an additional 11 points to give Wright State the double-digit victory.

The Raiders held the edge in points in the paint, 28-18, and outrebounded Oakland, 31-23, in the contest.

03/07 22:17:26 ET

Other Stories

  • PGA: Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial

    Today at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NASL: RailHawks at Ft. Lauderdale

    Tonight at 7:30 on WRAL-2

  • PGA: Crowne Plaza Invitational at Colonial

    Tomorrow at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • NASCAR: Coca-Cola 600

    Tomorrow at 6:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • MiLB: Durham Bulls at Scranton Wilkes-Barre Railriders

    Tonight at 6:50 on Buzz Sports Radio

  • ACC: NC State vs. Virginia

    Tonight at 7:00 on 99.9 The Fan

  • ACC Baseball Tournament Championship

    Tomorrow at 1:00 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Scoreboard
Local
Final
DUR 4
SWB 1
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
SWB
 
Final
NYM 1
PIT 4
Final
PHI 1
WAS 2
Final
TEX 10
NYY 9
Final
SEA 4
TOR 3
Final
HOU 2
DET 6
Final
BAL 8
MIA 5
Final
CIN 3
CLE 7
Final
ANA 12
BOS 5
Final
OAK 2
TAM 5
Final
MIL 11
ATL 0
Final
MIN 2
CWS 3
Final
SFG 11
COL 8
Final
STL 0
KAN 5
Final
CHC 4
ARI 5
Final
SDP 1
LOS 2
1:05pm Today
TEX
NYY
 
1:07pm Today
SEA
TOR
 
4:05pm Today
NYM
PIT
 
4:05pm Today
PHI
WAS
 
4:08pm Today
HOU
DET
 
4:10pm Today
CIN
CLE
 
4:10pm Today
MIL
ATL
 
4:10pm Today
MIN
CWS
 
4:10pm Today
OAK
TAM
 
4:10pm Today
SFG
COL
 
7:15pm Tonight
BAL
MIA
 
7:15pm Tonight
ANA
BOS
 
7:15pm Tonight
STL
KAN
 
9:10pm Tonight
SFG
COL
 
10:10pm Tonight
CHC
ARI
 
10:10pm Tonight
SDP
LOS
 
Final
CLE 94
ATL 82
9:00pm Tonight
GSW
HOU
 
Final
NYR 5
TAM 1
8:00pm Tonight
ANA
CHI
 
Final
DUR 4
SWB 1
 
7:05pm Tonight
DUR
SWB