Men's Basketball

Ohio Uses Late Run to Top Oakland, 78-61

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OAKLAND
(3-7)
  1ST 2ND FINAL
29 32 61
39 39 78

Convocation Center • Attendance: 5,346
Athens, Ohio


78

OHIO
(7-2) Mid-Major Rank: 5
STATS COMPARISON
Points 61 78
FG Made/Att
21-52 31-61
Field Goal Pct.
40.4% 50.8%
3pt Made/Att 7-16 8-28
3pt FG Pct. 43.8% 28.6%
FT Made/Att 12-14 8-9
Free Throw Pct. 85.7% 88.9%
Off-Def-Rebs 10-22-32 8-23-31
Turnovers 20 12

INDIVIDUAL LEADERS
Points Bader - 29 Offutt - 14
Rebounds
Valentine - 6 Keely - 8
Assists
Bass - 6 Cooper - 13
Steals Bass - 4 Keely - 2
Blocks Petros/Valentine - 1 Smith - 2

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Box Score |  Notes | Highlights

ATHENS, Ohio (AP) -- Walter Offutt scored 14 points and D.J. Cooper recorded his 18th career double-double as Ohio overpowered Oakland 78-61 Saturday, snapping a two-game losing streak.

Nick Kellogg added 12 points while Reggie Keely and D.J. Cooper chipped in 10 apiece. Cooper also pulled down five boards and dished out 13 assists for Ohio (7-2), which had 21 assists as a team.

Ohio held Oakland (3-7) to 38.5 percent (10 of 26) shooting and scored 16 points off 11 Golden Grizzlies' turnovers en route to a 39-29 halftime lead. The Bobcats shot 55.2 percent (16 of 29) in the second half and forced nine more turnovers to seal the win.

Oakland outrebounded Ohio 32-31 but the Bobcats outscored the Golden Grizzlies 40-20 in the paint. The score was tied at 53 with just over 10 minutes remaining, but Ohio used a 21-2 run to blow the game wide open.

Travis Bader, Oakland's leading scorer on the season, scored 29 points, while Raphael Carter scored a career-high 10 off the bench.

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