Reggie Hamilton’s spot on a new team could displace another Michigander

December 7, 2012 in Professional

By Patrick Hayes Earlier this week, I mentioned that former Oakland University star Reggie Hamilton could be changing pro teams in Italy. International basketball news site Sportando reports that is [...]

Former Oakland star Reggie Hamilton could be changing pro teams

December 1, 2012 in Professional

By Patrick Hayes Former Oakland standout Reggie Hamilton, the nation’s leading scorer last season, is on the verge of leaving one team in Italy for another, according to Sportando, an [...]

2012-13 Division I Basketball Preview: Oakland must manufacture its next star if the team is going to compete for a Summit League title

October 23, 2012 in Division I

It’s hard to believe, but college basketball season is almost here. This week, we’ll preview Michigan’s seven Division I schools. By Patrick Hayes At a glance Coach: Greg Kampe, 29th season Last [...]

Oakland coach Greg Kampe: “Our system makes kids stars” (with video)

October 16, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes Oakland University coach Greg Kampe fielded questions from reporters at Media Day last week, and foremost among those questions is how, exactly, Oakland plans to move on [...]

Yahoo! predicts Oakland’s Duke Mondy will be Summit League Newcomer of the Year

October 5, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes In his previews of each conference in Division I college basketball, Jeff Eisenberg of Yahoo! Sports predicts Oakland University will finish third in the Summit League: It [...]

Former Oakland standout Reggie Hamilton signs in Italy

August 13, 2012 in Professional

By Patrick Hayes International basketball website Sportando is reporting that former Oakland University standout Reggie Hamilton has signed in Italy: VL Pesaro announced the signing of Reggie Hamilton for the [...]

Two players won’t be back with Oakland University

July 30, 2012 in Division I

By Patrick Hayes Paul Kampe of the Oakland Press reports that Blake Cushingberry and recruit Viktoras Merkevicius will not be part of Oakland‘s team next season: After a promising start [...]

Guide to all of the Michigan ties in the NBA Summer League

July 13, 2012 in Cover Story, Professional

By Patrick Hayes Most NBA Summer League rosters have officially been announced now, so I think it’s only right that I compile my previous efforts to report players with Michigan [...]

NBA Summer League ends prematurely for Oakland’s Reggie Hamilton

July 10, 2012 in Professional

By Patrick Hayes Former Oakland star Reggie Hamilton is one of several local players I’ve been pulling for in the NBA Summer League, but according to Paul Kampe of The [...]

More NBA Summer League roster additions with Michigan ties: Manny Harris, Olu Famutimi, Eli Holman, Keith Benson

July 6, 2012 in Professional

By Patrick Hayes Two more players with Michigan ties will be teammates when the NBA Summer League gets going this month as Manny Harris, a former Michigan and Detroit Redford [...]