Where have we seen this before?
"(Last weekend), we were close or behind and we scored six points in the final 30 seconds of the half," Oakland coach Greg Kampe said. "I never felt comfortable. We played extremely well, we really did. We played great defense. ... I never thought we were in control.
"The key was Reggie Hamilton making big plays."
An 11-0 Southern Utah run after the Oakland lead swelled to 25, pulled the Thunderbirds within 14 points with 4:58 to play, but the y never got closer.
Oakland now has a six-game winning streak over Southern Utah.
The Grizzlies are now 6-1 all time at Sioux Falls Arena, which is hosting the conference tournament for the third season, but just 6-4 all-time in quarterfinals.