Oakland defense takes charge in 75-62 victory over UTSA

Kevin Kangu scored 20 points, and the Oakland (Mich.) Golden Grizzlies’ defense took over in the second half, sparking a 75-62 victory Saturday over the winless UTSA Roadrunners on Day Two of the Sunshine Slam at Kissimmee, Fla.

The Grizzlies’ defense clamped down on the Roadrunners early in the second half in an 18-1 run highlighted on the offensive end by Xavier Hill-Mais, who scored 11 of his 19 points in an eight-minute stretch.

Jhivvan Jackson led UTSA with 21 points. The Roadrunners led 36-33 at halftime. UTSA closes the tournament on Sunday against Delaware.


Oakland 2-1
UTSA 0-3