Lamar vs Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts 91, Lamar 74

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TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Warren Niles scored 33 points and Oral Roberts committed just four turnovers in a 91-74 victory over Lamar on Thursday night.

Shawn Glover added 24 points and nine rebounds for the Golden Eagles (11-8, 6-1 Southland), who won their third straight. Damen Bell-Holter scored 15 points and Korey Billbury had 10 assists.

Lamar (2-17, 0-7 Southland) got a career-high 25 points from Keilan Blanks, 18 from Stan Brown and 17 from Donnell Minton. The Cardinals shot 49 percent from the field compared to 47 percent for Oral Roberts, but committed 13 turnovers en route to their seventh straight loss.

The Golden Eagles jumped out to a 12-2 lead that turned into a 37-29 halftime advantage.

Lamar got within 53-48 after a Donnell Minton 3-pointer with 14:35 remaining, but Oral Roberts answered with an 18-2 run to build a 21-point lead with less than 11 minutes to play.

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Lamar Cardinals
S. Brown, F298-122-270318
N. Acosta, F190-20-04010
D. Minor, G353-90-04537
D. Minton, G358-141-135217
M. Hancock, G121-20-01002
K. Blanks318-144-534125
A. Wilson222-61-23035
R. Mitchell130-20-02000
S. Norman40-00-02010
Totals 30-618-1033141474
 49.2%80% 
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
S. Glover, F3511-172-293124
B. Conley, F251-20-03142
D. Bell-Holter, C325-174-483215
W. Niles, G3912-244-532133
D. Jackson, G162-50-02016
K. Billbury323-60-061006
J. Lliteras211-32-22255
Totals 35-7412-1337211491
 47.3%92.3% 
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

Summit League
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
 
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PUR 53 Final
MICH 68
TENN 56 Final
MISS 62
VCU 74 Final
RICH 86
UCLA 84 Final
ARIZ 73
BYU 63 Final
GONZ 83