Oklahoma vs Oral Roberts

Oklahoma 63, Oral Roberts 62

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Romero Osby's free throws with 2:58 remaining put Oklahoma ahead to stay and the Sooners rallied to beat Oral Roberts 63-62 Wednesday night.

Buddy Hield scored all 11 of his points in the second half to help the Sooners (5-1) come back from a 54-44 deficit in the final 9:07. Amath M'Baye led Oklahoma with 12 points and nine rebounds, and Osby finished with 11 points.

Warren Niles led the Golden Eagles (3-4) with 21 points and Shawn Glover added 17 points.

After Osby's two free throws made it 61-60 with 2:58 to play, Steven Pledger's driving basket increased the Sooners' lead to 63-60 at 1:12.

Steven Roundtree scored with 18 seconds left for ORU, but missed the free throw. Glover missed a shot with 1.4 seconds remaining and Osby got the rebound. He was fouled and missed both free throws but Oral Roberts' Niles missed from half-court as time expired.

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Oklahoma Sooners
A. M'Baye, F286-130-191212
R. Osby, F263-95-830211
I. Cousins, G250-40-04320
S. Pledger, G244-70-01229
J. Hornbeak, G162-31-13035
B. Hield, G244-92-261111
A. Fitzgerald, F192-101-23105
C. Clark, G152-52-21016
S. Grooms, G152-30-03104
T. Neal, F80-00-00010
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Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
S. Glover, G-F388-150-031217
S. Roundtree, F316-122-484514
D. Bell-Holter, F-C333-62-27148
W. Niles, G398-173-350321
K. Billbury, G151-30-03122
D. Jackson, G240-10-02520
M. Manghum, G140-10-00100
J. Kaufman, C60-00-01010
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