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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    Valparaiso5-115-472
    Oakland5-215-5137
    Green Bay5-211-8129
    Ill.-Chicago4-211-8237
    Wright St.4-313-7152
    N. Kentucky3-412-8171
    Youngstown St.3-59-12260
    Milwaukee2-56-14285
    Detroit2-54-15256
    Clev. St.2-66-14212

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    UC Irvine5-012-9137
    UC Davis3-111-8241
    CSNorthridge 3-27-11239
    Hawaii2-28-9309
    UC Riverside2-25-11314
    CSFullerton2-38-10304
    LBSU2-37-14211
    UCSB1-33-13267
    Cal Poly0-45-13303
     
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