Jalen Moore triple-double leads Oakland over Detroit 86-81
Rochester Hills – Jalen Moore had a triple-double with 18 points, 14 assists and 11 rebounds to lead Oakland to an 86-81 win over Detroit on Friday night.
Zion Young set a career high of 28 points for Oakland (6-12, 6-5 Horizon League), which earned him his fourth home win in a row. Daniel Oladapo added 18 points. Micah Parrish had seven rebounds.
Rashad Williams, the Golden Grizzlies’ second top scorer with 14 points per game, scored just six points (0 out of 11).
Oakland (6-12, 6-5 Horizon League) dominated the first half and led 48-23 at half time. Detroit increased to 58 points in the second half but only just came out. Both teams set season records in the first half. The Golden Grizzlies 48 points in the first half were the best season for the home team, while the 23 points in the first half for the Titans were the lowest of the season for the visiting team.
Antoine Davis reached a season high of 30 points and had six assists for the Titans (3-8, 2-5). Bul Kuol added 15 points. Dwayne Rose Jr. had 15 points.
The Golden Grizzlies are unbeaten in three games against the Titans this season. Oakland last defeated Detroit on December 27, 83:80.