Southern Methodist vs Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts 62, SMU 56

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Dominique Morrison scored 30 points Monday night as Oral Roberts won its third straight game with a 62-56 victory over SMU in a consolation round of the NIT Season Tip-Off.

Morrison sank 10 of 16 shots, including three 3-pointers, and went 7 of 10 at the line for the Golden Eagles (3-2). Steven Roundtree added 11 points, and Michael Craion had nine rebounds.

Robert Nyakundi paced the Mustangs (2-3) with 16 points. London Giles and Jalen Jones scored 12 apiece, and Jeremiah Samarrippas had 11.

Morrison's jump shot gave the Golden Eagles their largest lead at 30-13 with 1:16 to go before halftime.

But the Mustangs pared the gap to single figures at 32-34 on Nyakundi's 3-pointer with 17:18 left. They got within one four times, the last at 49-48 with 4:47 remaining, but never took the lead.

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Southern Methodist Mustangs
R. Nyakundi, F376-130-041416
R. Vilde, F231-20-03242
L. Giles, G344-73-522212
J. Samarrippas, G254-93-411411
A. Patsevich, G140-10-01010
J. Jones284-103-430112
R. Manuel141-31-21103
C. Cunningham120-20-00050
R. Clinkscales110-10-01000
E. Norman20-00-00010
Totals 20-4810-152372256
 41.7%66.7% 
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
D. Morrison, F4010-167-1021230
M. Craion, F303-62-29148
S. Roundtree, F283-55-670211
R. Pearson, Jr., G340-23-43323
W. Niles, G290-54-46444
M. Manghum332-41-13226
J. Lliteras60-00-00000
Totals 18-3822-2731111662
 47.4%81.5% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
Louisville15-331-6
Cincinnati15-327-7
Connecticut12-632-8
SMU12-627-10
Memphis12-624-10
Houston8-1017-16
Rutgers5-1312-21
UCF4-1413-18
Temple4-149-22
So. Florida3-1512-20

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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-L
SF Austin18-032-3
Texas A&M-CC14-418-16
Sam Houston13-524-11
Nwestern St.12-617-14
Incarn Word9-521-6
Oral Roberts11-817-16
Nicholls St.11-814-15
McNeese St.9-1011-20
New Orleans8-1011-15
SE Louisiana7-1212-18
C. Arkansas5-138-21
Lamar3-154-26
Abilene Christian2-1211-20
Hou. Baptist2-166-25
 
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