Oakland beats Western Michigan 72-62
By: Mike Stiles - Wednesday, December 4, 2019

Brandon Johnson goes to the hoop for Western Michigan (photo courtesy of Ashley Hass/WMU Sports)

Oakland beats Western Michigan 72-62
(KALAMAZOO) – Xavier Hill-Mais scored 26 points, surpassing 1,000 career points, and Oakland fended off Western Michigan 72-62 on Tuesday night, sending the Broncos to their first home defeat this season. Hill-Mais shot 11 for 13 from the field, and added nine rebounds and four assists. Daniel Oladapo had 11 points for Oakland (5-4), Blake Lampman pitched in with 10 points for the Golden Grizzlies, who shot 54% from the field (25-for-46) while holding Western Michigan to 33% shooting. Brandon Johnson had 18 points and 15 rebounds for the Broncos (4-5), who have now lost four consecutive games. Michael Flowers added 12 points. Jared Printy had 10 points, hitting 3-for-6 on 3-pointers.

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Ken State 92 – Detroit Mercy 57
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