Oakland vs Southern Utah

Oakland 72, S. Utah 63

  •  

CEDAR CITY, Utah (AP) - Reggie Hamilton scored 21 points to lead Oakland, Mich., to a 72-63 victory over Southern Utah on Thursday night.

Laval Lucas-Perry added 14 points and Corey Petros 13 for the Golden Grizzlies (11-10, 5-4 Summit League), who won their third in a row and beat Southern Utah for the seventh consecutive time.

Ramell Taylor scored 17 points and Damon Heuir 11 for the Thunderbirds (9-10, 4-5).

The big difference came at the foul line. Southern Utah made all 14 attempts, but Oakland went 22 of 35 as the Thunderbirds were called for 26 fouls to the Grizzlies' 14.

Lucas-Perry converted a three-point play to give Oakland its largest lead, 33-21, with 1:20 before halftime. Southern Utah scored the final five points of the half and trailed 33-26 at the break.

The Thunderbirds whittled the deficit to 45-42 on Ray Jones Jr.'s layup with 10:47 to go but got no closer.

Copyright 2016 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.
 
CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
COMMENTS
Conversation powered by Livefyre
Scoreboard
Oakland (11-10) «333972
Southern Utah (9-10)263763

Related Video

 

CBSSports Shop

Men's Nike White Villanova Wildcats 2016 NCAA Men's Basketball National Champions Locker Room T-Shirt

Villanova Wildcats 2016 National Champs
Get the Locker Room Gear!
Shop Now

Oakland Golden Grizzlies
D. Valentine, F363-61-58328
D. Williams, F70-00-00010
K. Sikora, C121-21-23013
R. Hamilton, G385-149-1027321
R. Bass, G183-70-02016
T. Bader352-61-24137
C. Petros285-63-680113
L. Lucas-Perry263-47-1061214
Totals 22-4522-3534121472
 48.9%62.9% 
Southern Utah Thunderbirds
R. Taylor, F346-164-421417
J. Stevenett, F262-72-23146
M. Massey, C290-22-26022
R. Jones, Jr., G394-90-04449
D. Heuir, G342-116-633411
W. Collie172-50-03315
J. Jeffery83-30-01036
J. Johnson72-20-01035
T. Koehler40-10-00000
J. Scott21-20-00002
C. Nsenki00-00-00010
Totals 22-5814-1429122663
 37.9%100% 
Horizon League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
Valparaiso16-230-749
Oakland13-521-11116
Wright St.13-522-13146
Green Bay11-723-13112
Milwaukee10-820-13173
Detroit9-916-15198
Youngstown St.6-1211-21276
N. Kentucky5-139-21296
Clev. St.4-149-23278
Ill.-Chicago3-155-25346

Mid Continent
Oral Roberts12-223-11
Oakland10-419-14
Valparaiso9-516-15
IUPUI7-715-15
Southern Utah6-816-14
UMKC6-812-20
Centenary3-1110-21
Western Ill.3-117-23
Expanded Standings
 
Other games
Wake 73 Final
DUKE 91
Virginia 70 Final
GT 38
Illinois 52 Final
PSU 54
NC 82 Final
VT 68
PEP 47 Final
STMA 61