Oral Roberts vs Southeastern Louisiana

Oral Roberts 86, SE Louisiana 72

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HAMMOND, La. (AP) - Damen Bell-Holter surpassed the 1,000-point plateau with a career-best 35 points as Oral Roberts won its first Southland Conference game 86-72 over Southeastern Louisiana in each team's conference opener.

Bell-Holter entered with 978 points in his career and hit 12 of 18 from the field and 11 of 15 from the line while also grabbing 14 rebounds for his third double-double this year.

Oral Roberts (6-7) was playing its first game within the Southland after moving to the conference last offseason. The Golden Eagles were tabbed preseason favorites by the league's coaches and sports information directors.

Roosevelt Johnson led the Lions (2-9) with 18 points and seven rebounds.

Oral Roberts shot 60.8 percent (31 of 51) and drained 9 of 11 3-point attempts with Warren Niles (18 points) hitting 3 of 4 from deep and D.J. Jackson (11 points) going 3 for 3 beyond the arc.

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Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
S. Glover, F335-81-252313
B. Conley, F282-30-05134
D. Bell-Holter, C3212-1811-15142335
W. Niles, G397-131-233118
M. Manghum, G271-20-00423
D. Jackson293-42-204111
J. Kaufman50-00-01000
K. Billbury40-20-10020
J. Lliteras31-10-00012
Totals 31-5115-2230161686
 60.8%68.2% 
Southeastern Louisiana Lions
A. Benton, F251-74-42236
R. Johnson, F246-136-670518
D. Evans, G355-102-235115
B. Fortenberry, G346-141-132314
J. Ricard, G233-80-01116
J. James241-10-03132
T. Nelson233-40-00109
R. Woods60-02-21112
J. Campbell40-00-00000
J. Petrovcic20-00-00000
Totals 25-5715-1522131772
 43.9%100% 
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Dak. St.10-418-997
South Dakota10-419-10118
Denver8-616-11185
IPFW7-718-10162
Neb.-Omaha7-714-13175
S. Dak. St.7-814-16207
IUPUI6-812-16227
Western Ill.5-98-17319
Oral Roberts4-118-21285

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans11-316-9160
SF Austin10-415-11210
Texas A&M-CC9-516-9172
Sam Houston9-618-10169
Hou. Baptist8-613-12205
Lamar7-715-12244
SE Louisiana7-814-14258
C. Arkansas7-88-20282
Abil Chr.6-812-13292
Incarn Word6-911-15304
Nicholls St.5-912-15266
Nwestern St.4-1010-15324
McNeese St.4-107-18302
 
Other games
MICH 94 Final
NW 66
COLO 83 Final
ARIZ 92
GONZ 78 Final
PEP 62