Friday's college basketball: Oakland's Kampe gets 600th win

Associated Press
Oakland coach Greg Kampe became the 15th active coach to reach 600 Division I wins.

Cleveland — Jalen Hayes scored 24 points and Oakland beat Cleveland State, 82-66, on Friday night to give coach Greg Kampe his 600th career victory.

Kampe, in his 34th season at Oakland, became the 15th active coach to reach 600 Division I victories.

Kendrick Nunn added 17 points, Isaiah Brock had 15 points and 11 rebounds, Nick Daniels scored 14 and Chris Palombizio 10 for the Golden Grizzlies (17-11, 9-6 Horizon League), who beat Cleveland State for the sixth time in seven meetings. Oakland shot 52 percent.

Anthony Wright scored 18 points, Kenny Carpenter 15 and Jamarcus Hairston 10 for the Vikings (8-21, 5-11), who made 10 of 26 from the arc.

Carpenter’s basket in the opening seconds of the second half tied the game, but Oakland responded with an 11-0 run and the Vikings were only able to get as close as nine before they were outscored 20-2 over the final four minutes.

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Detroit Mercy 94, (at) Youngstown State 84: Kameron Chatman had his ninth double-double of the season with 26 points and 11 rebounds to lead Detroit.

Chatman was 10 of 13 from the field and made one 3-pointer and all five of his foul shots. Roschon Prince added 16 points and seven rebounds for the Titans (8-20, 4-11 Horizon), who had six score in double figures.

Detroit took the lead for good on a pair of free throws that made it 37-36 with two seconds left in the first half and scored the first 11 points of the second half to pull away. Youngstown State got as close as 54-48 and stayed within striking distance until Detroit went on a 12-2 run to lead 90-72 with three minutes to go.

Cameron Morse and Tyree Robinson had 17 points each and Naz Bohannon added 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Penguins (8-21, 6-10).

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(At) St. Bonaventure 77, No. 16 Rhode Island 74: Matt Mobley scored 26 points and grabbed a key rebound with 4.2 seconds left as St. Bonaventure snapped Rhode Island's 16-game winning streak.

LaDarien Griffin scored 10 of the Bonnies last 14 points over the final six minutes in rallying them back from a 67-61 deficit  St. Bonaventure’s largest of the game. The Bonnies (20-6, 10-4 Atlantic 10) won their eighth straight and stayed in the hunt for the regular-season conference title.

Jared Terrell led the Rams with 23 points, but missed a potential go-ahead layup with 4.8 seconds left. Down 75-74, Terrell’s shot banked off the backboard and off the front of the rim and out. Mobley came down with the rebound and was fouled.

The Rams (21-3, 13-1 A-10) had not lost since dropping a 68-64 decision at Alabama on Dec. 6. Rhode Island’s winning streak was the longest active in the nation.

The loss also snapped Rhode Island’s 21-game winning streak in conference play, dating to 53-43 loss against Fordham on Feb. 15, 2017.