Tuesday's state hoops: Oakland hangs on for 76-73 win over Rice

The Detroit News Staff and Wires

Trey Townsend scored 25 points and Oakland held off Rice 76-73 on Tuesday night in the Gulf Coast Showcase.

Oakland guard Jalen Moore (34) goes up court against West Virginia during the first half of an NCAA college basketball game in Morgantown, W.Va., Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021.

Jamal Cain had 19 points for Oakland (4-2). Jalen Moore added 13 points.

Carl Pierre had 22 points for the Owls (4-2). Chris Mullins added 17 points and Travis Evee had 11.

More state men

Bellarmine 76, Central Michigan 69: Dylan Penn had 27 points, five rebounds and five assists, CJ Fleming scored 16 and Sam DeVault 14 for Bellarmine (1-5). Harrison Henderson had 21 points and Jermaine Jackson Jr. 17 for Central (1-4).

State women

(At) Canisius 64, Detroit Mercy 55: Dani Haskell had 24 points, Cheyenne Stubbs 13 and Erika Joseph 12 for Canisius (2-3). Brandi Washington and Monique Pruitt each scored 16 for Mercy (0-5).

(At) Western Michigan 105, Olivet 29: Lauren Ross and Maddie Waters each scored 17, Gabi Saxman 15 and six assists for Western Michigan (3-2). Rachel Swartz scored 10 for Olivet (1-4).