But before he could slam the ball through the hoop, Dawson was fouled and landed hard on the court.
Eastern Michigan, led by 11 points from Jordan Price, used strong rebounding and a slow shooting night from Michigan to hand the Wolverines their second upset loss at home in four days, beating the crosstown foe 45-42 on Tuesday night.
Eastern Michigan beat Oakland University 89-77 last night in Ypsilanti.
Holtzclaw was arrested Aug. 21 and later charged with 16 felony counts that include first-degree rape, sexual battery, indecent exposure, stalking, forcible oral sodomy and burglary.
Is this the worst entrance for a college football team ever?
Daniel Holtzclaw, a former standout football player in high school and college, is accused of stopping women, who were all black and between the ages of 34 and 58, while on duty in Oklahoma City.
An Oklahoma City police officer is accused of sexually assaulting at least six women during traffic stops, and investigators are trying to track down yet more potential victims.
The Orchard Lake, Michigan, native went to Penn State out of high school and started in 15 games over two seasons.
A final pretrial hearing is scheduled for two Detroit men charged in the robbery and fatal shooting of Eastern Michigan University football player Demarius Reed.
Eastern Michigan’s new football coach, Chris Creighton, wants his team to have the attitude that it will play anyone, anywhere.