Oakland, Mich. 78, UMKC 60
ROCHESTER, Mich. (AP)—Erik Kangas shot 8-for-17 from 3-point range and finished with a career-high 28 points to lead Oakland past Missouri-Kansas City 78-60 on Saturday.
Vova Severovas added 19 points and 10 rebounds to help the Golden Grizzlies improve to 12-9 overall and 5-0 in the Mid-Continent Conference. Brandon Cassise came off the bench to finish with 11 points and four assists.
Dee Ayuba had a career-best 27 points for UMKC (7-14, 2-3) and Quinton Day added 16. The Kangaroos shot just 1-for-16 from 3-point range, were outrebounded 41-27 and went without a field goal for an eight-minute stretch.