Jalen Moore steals the show in Oakland basketball's win at Detroit Mercy

There was indeed a scoring machine at Calihan Hall on Monday night. But it wasn’t who you’d think. Jalen Moore led all

scorers with 32 points as Oakland defeated Detroit Mercy, 76-67, in the Metro Series in the Horizon League. Start the day smarter. Get all the news you need in your inbox

each morning. Moore, who entered Monday night averaging 15.4 points per game, made 8 of 16 from the field, including 2 of 6 from 3, and was 14-for-16 from the

free-throw line. Rocket Watts, who started his collegiate career at Michigan State, made three 3-pointers and scored 16. The defining run

came in the middle of the first half, when the Golden Grizzlies (9-12, 7-3 Horizon League) reeled off a 30-4 run to take a 34-14 lead with 3 minutes before halftime.

Oakland shot 44% as a team and made 24 of 29 free throws. Detroit Mercy made only 38% of their shots and was just 7-for-7 from the free-throw line. Antoine

Davis, the UDM point guard who climbed to No. 2 on the all-time NCAA Division I scoring list on Saturday, struggled from the field, shooting just 3 of 16 and 2 of 9 from the

3-point line. He did make all six free-throw attempts and finished with 14 points. Damezi Anderson scored 22 points and pulled in six rebounds for UDM (8-13,

4-6).