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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% 
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TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
No. Dak. St.12-423-1092
S. Dak. St.12-424-1190
Oral Roberts10-619-15163
IPFW9-716-15215
South Dakota9-717-16213
Denver6-1012-18232
IUPUI6-1010-21259
Neb.-Omaha5-1112-17300
Western Ill.3-138-20328

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
SF Austin17-129-533
Sam Houston15-326-982
Nwestern St.13-519-13161
Texas A&M-CC13-520-14210
Incarn Word10-818-11160
Lamar9-915-15219
McNeese St.8-1015-16279
Hou. Baptist7-1112-16286
Nicholls St.7-1110-19321
New Orleans6-1211-18326
SE Louisiana6-129-23329
Abilene Christian4-1410-21325
C. Arkansas2-162-27349
 
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MICH 94 Final
NW 66
COLO 83 Final
ARIZ 92
GONZ 78 Final
PEP 62