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A Detroit homecoming for Oregon's Hairston, Porter

Dec 22, 2007 - 2:43 PM No. 21 Oregon (8-2) at Oakland (5-6) 9:00 pm EST

AUBURN HILLS, Michigan (Ticker) - Malik Hairston and Tajuan Porter will enjoy a homecoming Saturday as No. 21 Oregon takes on Oakland.

Hairston and Porter both went to Renaissance High School in the Detroit area.

A 6-6 senior, Hairston averages 17.4 points to pace the Ducks. Porter, a sophomore guard, contributes 17.2 points per contest.

Behind their high-scoring duo, the Ducks are looking to rebound from last Saturday's 88-79 overtime loss at Nebraska. The Ducks shot a season-low 42 percent.

The Golden Grizzlies are coming off a 67-53 victory over Division II Rochester on Wednesday.

Junior forward Derick Nelson averages a team-high 19.8 points and 7.7 rebounds for Oakland.

This is the first meeting between the schools.