Oakland vs Utah State

    Utah St. 105, Oakland 81

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    LOGAN, Utah (AP) - Preston Medlin scored 26 points and Brockeith Pane had 20 points and 10 assists to lead Utah State past Oakland 105-81 in the semifinals of the CollegeInsider.com tournament.

    Morgan Grim added 18 points and 10 rebounds for the Aggies (21-15), while Danny Berger had 17. It was Medlin's 30th double-figure game for Utah State this season.

    Utah State will play Mercer for the title on Wednesday night.

    The Grizzlies (20-16) were led by Reggie Hamilton's 23 points and Travis Bader scored 22. Corey Petros had 10 rebounds.

    The Aggies shot 70 percent from the field in the first half and 64 percent for the game. The Aggies also shot 75 percent, 12 of 16, from 3-point range in the game, well above their 36 percent average on the season.

    Hamilton came into the game as the nation's leading scorer at 26.3 points per game, but made 6 of 21 attempts from the field, four from beyond the 3-point line. Sophomore Bader was nine of 15 from the field, with 12 points coming from the 3-point line.

    Oakland shot 36.6 percent from the field and had two players foul out.

    The semifinal shootout was the first 100-point game against a Division I opponent for coach Stew Morrill, now in his 14th year at Utah State.

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    Oakland Golden Grizzlies
    C. Petros, F291-32-210034
    D. Valentine, F193-62-262510
    T. Bader, G389-150-000322
    R. Hamilton, G376-217-1139423
    R. Bass, G314-133-322512
    D. Williams152-50-01046
    K. Sikora110-02-23002
    L. Lucas-Perry91-60-00002
    M. Poches70-10-03100
    J. Asbury20-00-00000
    J. Howenstine20-10-22000
    Totals 26-7116-2234142481
     36.6%72.7% 
    Utah State Aggies
    M. Grim, F307-94-6102218
    K. Reed, F283-60-14336
    P. Medlin, G359-134-593126
    B. Pane, G316-116-8310220
    D. Berger, G255-82-234117
    M. Bruneel151-10-03212
    B. Clifford102-40-01134
    J. Stone102-23-33117
    E. Farris92-30-00045
    A. Thoseby50-10-00000
    I. Premasunac20-00-01020
    Totals 37-5819-25392620105
     63.8%76% 
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    TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
    Oakland14-425-9109
    Valparaiso14-424-971
    N. Kentucky12-624-1187
    Green Bay12-618-14158
    Wright St.11-720-12115
    Ill.-Chicago7-1117-19250
    Detroit6-128-23288
    Youngstown St.5-1313-21252
    Clev. St.5-139-22260
    Milwaukee4-1411-24258

    Big West
    TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
    UC Irvine12-421-15133
    UC Davis11-523-13166
    CSFullerton10-617-15269
    LBSU9-715-19213
    Hawaii8-814-16299
    CSNorthridge 7-911-19313
    Cal Poly6-1011-20296
    UC Riverside5-117-21330
    UCSB4-126-22324
     
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