Oakland University players douse Greg Kampe with water following upset win over Oklahoma State [Video]

Not many gave Oakland University much of a shot to beat Oklahoma State on Friday night but that is exactly what they did as they used a couple of late free throws to take the final lead. Following their 56-55 win, the Oakland University players waited patiently in their locker room before finally dousing head … Read more

Oakland University coach Greg Kampe tests positive for COVID-19, basketball program shut down

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According to a report from Tony Paul of the Detroit News, Oakland University men’s basketball coach Greg Kampe and women’s basketball coach Jeff Tungate have both tested positive for COVID-19 and the programs have been shut down. From Detroit News: Kampe tested positive Thursday, and the school immediately began contact tracing. The school said both … Read more

Oakland University’s Greg Kampe on social injustice: ‘It’s time to show our work’

On May 25th, yet another black man was murdered at the hands of a white police officer. That man was George Floyd and the murderer is former Minneapolis police officer, Derek Chauvin. Chauvin has since been arrested and charged with third-degree murder and manslaughter and he will eventually have to answer for why he chose … Read more

Spartans coach Tom Izzo on Oakland coach Greg Kampe: “I hate him on Saturday”

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The Michigan State Spartans and Oakland Golden Grizzlies will get together this afternoon at Little Caesars Arena in Detroit for what will be the 18th matchup between the two. Spartans head coach and Golden Grizzlies head coach Greg Kampe happen to be good buddies – but off the court only. Izzo explained that friendship will … Read more

Former Oakland University star Kay Felder arrested for allegedly choking woman

Here we go again. Former Oakland University star guard Kay Felder has been arrested and charged with domestic violence. Embed from Getty Images According to a report from TMZ, Felder was arrested near Toronto on Monday morning for allegedly assaulting and choking a woman. From TMZ: Felder was demoted by the Toronto Raptors to the team’s … Read more

LOOK: Jim Leyland among those being inducted into Michigan Sports Hall of Fame on Friday

Meet the Class of 2017 for the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame. The enshrinement ceremony will take place on Friday, September 15, from 7-9 p.m. ET at the Max M. Fisher Music Center in downtown Detroit. Doors will open to the public at 6 p.m. For ticket information and more on the event, you can … Read more

Oakland looks to lock down spot in NCAA Tournament at Horizon League Championship

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The Oakland Golden Grizzlies are not only the hottest team in the Horizon League at season’s end (winners of nine straight), but also on the country. And should they continue their hot streak this weekend at the Horizon League Tournament, they will punch their ticket to the dance and surely be a trendier pick for many … Read more

Oakland, Greg Kampe agree on a three-year extension

Oakland University head basketball coach Greg Kampe is the third-longest-tenured coach in Division I basketball, behind only Jim Boeheim at Syracuse and Mike Krzyzewski at Duke. Kampe just finished up his remarkable 32nd season directing traffic for the Golden Grizzlies. On Monday, the head coach and the university agreed to keep him around for the near future. Oakland … Read more

Reflecting on the 2015-16 season for the Oakland Grizzlies

Aside from the dozens of people in the stands of the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas during the Vegas 16 Tournament, nobody really knew that the Oakland Golden Grizzlies were participating in postseason play, despite being knocked out in the Horizon League Conference Tournament semifinals. It was a three-week lay-off for OU head coach Greg … Read more

Former Oakland basketball player Sebastian Bellin injured in Brussels terror attack

Among the 200+ who were injured in the terror attack that took place in Brussels, Belgium today was former Oakland University basketball player Sebastian Bellin. Bellin currently plays for the Gent Hawks in Belgium’s professional league. Oakland University has released a statement on Bellin. Head coach Greg Kampe and athletic director Jeff Konya have also released statements, which can be read here. Bellin’s … Read more

Oakland’s Kahlil Felder has a chance to make history

The NBA Draft is a giant pool of athletic specimens being judged on skills and potential hoping not to get drafted by the Philadelphia 76ers. While every now and then the self-claimed experts of the NBA label a guy as a “can’t miss” prospect, the reality is that in the NBA nothing is a given. With all … Read more

Want to spend 24 hours with Tom Izzo, John Beilein, or Greg Kampe? Now’s your chance

Oakland University head basketball coach Greg Kampe has set a goal of raising $500,000 to help beat cancer. In order to make that happen he knew he would have to get creative and that is exactly what he has done.

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