Torrey Patton scores 21 to hold Cleveland State previous Oakland 80-72


OAKLAND, Me. – (AP) Torrey Patton had 21 points plus 10 rebounds when Cleveland State defeated Oakland 80-72.

The Vikings now play 13-2 in conference play (13-5 total), the most league wins since joining the Horizon League in 1994. Craig Beaudion added 14 points and six assists, while Beachwood-born Jayson Woodrich scored 12 from the bank.

Jalen Moore led the Golden Grizzlies (8-14, 8-7 Horizon League) with 20 points and 11 assists, but the team shot less than 40% off the field. The loss puts them in fifth place in the conference behind Detroit Mercy.

The two teams play on the second Saturday in a row at 5 p.m.

Watch Nick Camino’s interview with Cleveland State Head Coach Dennis Gates on Jan. 14: