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Moore scores 25, Oakland downs Cleveland State 92-89 in OT

Feb. 04, 2023 16:24 PM EST

ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP) — Jalen Moore scored 25 points and Oakland had two other players over 20 points in a 92-89 overtime victory over Cleveland State on Saturday. Moore had seven assists and five steals for the Golden Grizzlies (10-15, 8-6 Horizon League). Trey Townsend scored 23...

Godfrey propels Purdue Fort Wayne over Oakland 82-73

Feb. 02, 2023 22:09 PM EST

AUBURN HILLS, Mich. (AP) — Jarred Godfrey scored 32 points to lead Purdue Fort Wayne to an 82-73 victory over Oakland on Thursday night. Godfrey also grabbed seven rebounds for the Mastodons (15-9, 7-6 Horizon League). Damian Chong Qui added 15 points and five steals. Deonte...

New California DA to re-examine Bay Area police shootings

Jan. 31, 2023 20:53 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The new district attorney for California's Alameda County in the San Francisco Bay Area said Tuesday that a new Public Accountability Unit will re-investigate eight police shootings and custody deaths, including two killings of unarmed men by the same Oakland police...

Free agent Josh Harrison, Phillies reach 1-year deal

Jan. 29, 2023 17:03 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Free agent infielder Josh Harrison and the Philadelphia Phillies have reached agreement on a one-year deal, his MSM Sports agency announced Sunday. The 35-year-old Harrison batted .272 with seven home runs and 27 RBIs in 119 games for the Chicago White Sox last...

Cohill scores 25, leads Youngstown State over Oakland 77-73

Jan. 28, 2023 00:12 AM EST

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (AP) — Dwayne Cohill scored 25 points as Youngstown State beat Oakland 77-73 on Friday night. Cohill added five rebounds, six assists, and three steals for the Penguins (16-6, 8-3 Horizon League). Brandon Rush tossed in 12 points and Adrian Nelson scored 11. ...

Enaruna powers Cleveland State past Purdue Fort Wayne 79-74

Jan. 27, 2023 21:59 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Tristan Enaruna scored 19 points as Cleveland State beat Purdue Fort Wayne 79-74 on Friday night. Enaruna added eight rebounds and five assists for the Vikings (13-9, 8-3 Horizon League). Drew Lowder added 16 points on 6-of-8 shooting, while Deshon Parker scored...

Tanzania squeezes Maasai by seizing livestock, report says

Jan. 27, 2023 06:40 AM EST

MOMBASA, Kenya (AP) — The Tanzanian government is seizing livestock from Indigenous Maasai herders in the Ngorongoro Conservation Area in its latest attempt to clear way for tourism and trophy hunting, a report released Thursday said. The update from the Oakland Institute, a...

Attackers kill 1, wound 4 during Oakland music video filming

Jan. 24, 2023 19:57 PM EST

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — A shooting during filming of a music video at an Oakland gas station that killed one person and wounded four others may have been gang-related, police said Tuesday. Gunfire erupted at around 6 p.m. Monday at the Valero station on MacArthur Boulevard,...

House scores 32 to propel Oakland over Detroit Mercy 76-67

Jan. 23, 2023 21:56 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Jalen Moore scored 32 points to lead Oakland to a 76-67 victory over Detroit Mercy on Monday night. Moore made 8 of 16 shots with two 3-pointers and 14 of 16 free throws for the Golden Grizzlies (9-12, 7-3 Horizon League). He added seven assists and five rebounds....

Moore's 27 lead Oakland past IUPUI 83-77 in OT

Jan. 19, 2023 23:53 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Jalen Moore scored 27 points, including a 3-pointer with four seconds left in regulation, and nine in overtime as Oakland beat IUPUI 83-77 on Thursday night. Moore had seven assists and four steals for the Golden Grizzlies (8-12, 6-3 Horizon League). Trey...