Ryan Bass scored 20 points to lead all five starters in double figures, helping Oakland beat Nebraska-Omaha 91-79 Thursday night in the first-ever meeting between the schools.
Travis Bader scored 32 points on 9-of-12 shooting including six 3-pointers and the final score didn’t show how much Oakland dominated this game, defeating Rochester 88-77 on Thursday night.
Major-conference teams often have to guard against overconfidence in early-season games against programs from one-bid leagues.
Travis Bader made eight 3-pointers in scoring 28 points and Oakland, Mich., defeated South Dakota 101-83 Thursday night in the Summit League opener for both teams.
Oakland University is going back to the NCAA tournament for the third time in six years.
Keith Benson and Reggie Hamilton showed off the offensive prowess of Oakland, Michigan.