Akron vs Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts 67, Akron 61

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Dominique Morrison's double-double helped Oral Roberts run its home winning streak to 23 games with a 67-61 victory over Akron on Saturday.

Morrison led the Summit League regular-season champion Golden Eagles (25-5) with 16 points and 12 rebounds. Damen Bell-Holter scored 15 points and Warren Niles 12 in the BracketBusters victory.

Alex Abreu's 16 points led the Zips (19-8), whose eight-game winning streak ended. Nikola Cvetinovic added 11.

In winning its fifth in a row, Oral Roberts piled up a 28-13 lead with 4:42 left in the first half. The Golden Eagles were up 33-22 at intermission.

Cvetinovic's layup pulled the Zips within 50-49 with 8:16 to play. But Oral Roberts responded with a 10-2 run built around two baskets by Morrison to go ahead 60-51 with 4:51 to play.

The Golden Eagles outrebounded the Zips 41-26 and outshot them 46 percent to 41 percent.

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Akron Zips
N. Cvetinovic, F255-70-042211
C. Gilliam, F243-60-02236
Z. Marshall, C272-50-01344
A. Abreu, G364-96-614216
B. Walsh, G201-81-24013
Q. Diggs202-70-04335
N. Harney184-80-03039
D. Treadwell183-61-23227
B. McClanahan120-20-02000
Totals 24-588-1026162061
 41.4%80% 
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
D. Morrison, F376-154-5120016
D. Bell-Holter, F316-113-662215
M. Craion, F264-81-24119
W. Niles, G395-100-040112
R. Pearson, Jr., G241-43-45455
S. Roundtree233-52-24138
M. Manghum190-12-22412
J. Lliteras10-00-00000
Totals 25-5415-2141121367
 46.3%71.4% 
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