Sunday's state hoops: Cain scores 32 to lift Oakland past Detroit 75-59
Rochester, Mich. — Jamal Cain had 32 points and 12 rebounds as Oakland extended its home win streak to eight games, topping Detroit 75-59 on Sunday.
Micah Parrish had 17 points for Oakland (18-8, 11-4 Horizon League). Jalen Moore added 13 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds. Trey Townsend had nine rebounds. Cain made 9 of 11 from the free throw line.
Antoine Davis had 18 points for the Titans (10-13, 7-6). Noah Waterman added 16 points. DJ Harvey had 13 points, nine rebounds and seven assists.
Women's state hoops
(At) Northwestern 71, No. 4 Michigan 69: Veronica Burton hit two tiebreaking free throws in the closing seconds, Jillian Brown scored a career-high 18 points, and Northwestern beat a top-four team for the first time in 40 years, squeezing past No. 4 Michigan 71-69 in double overtime on Sunday afternoon.
The Wildcats (14-9, 6-6 Big Ten) had not beaten a team ranked this high since taking out No. 3 Long Beach on Jan. 16, 1982. Their most recent victory over a top-five opponent was over No. 5 Ohio State on No. 5 Ohio State on Jan. 14, 2016.
Burton made up for a rough afternoon when she made those winning free throws after getting fouled on an inbounds pass. The Wildcats’ star finished with 13 points on 2-for-13 shooting to go with 13 assists.
Naz Hillmon scored 16 and became the fourth Michigan player with 2,000 points. She also grabbed 15 rebounds.
Danielle Rauch and Emily Kiser each scored 13. But the Wolverines (20-4, 11-3) lost again after falling at rival Michigan State on Thursday.
(At) Indiana 76, Michigan State 58: Playing their second top-10 ranked team in three days, Michigan State finally ran out of gas, falling to No. 7 Indiana 76-58, Saturday afternoon in Bloomington.
For the first time since the 2015-16 season, the Spartans faced top-10 teams in a back-to-back games, after upsetting No. 4 Michigan at home on Thursday.
The Hoosiers (18-3,10-1 Big Ten) had five players finish in double-digit scoring, led by Grace Berger with 29 points and seven rebounds,
Alisia Smith had a team-high 12 points for the Michigan State (13-11, 7-6 Big Ten), while Nia Clouden added 10 points and four rebounds.