Sam Houston State vs Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts 74, Sam Houston St. 64


TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Warren Niles scored 25 points and Damen Bell-Holter had 24 points and 14 rebounds as Oral Roberts defeated Sam Houston State 74-64 Thursday night.

Korey Billbury added 13 points for the Golden Eagles (15-10, 10-3 Southland), who shot 52 percent from the field and hit 22 of 27 free throws.

James Thomas and Will Bond scored 11 points apiece for Sam Houston State (13-11, 6-6), and Terrance Motley had 10. Thomas and Motley also had eight rebounds each.

The Bearkats shot 38 percent from the field while making just 7 of 24 3-point attempts and 11 of 20 free throws.

The victory gave Oral Roberts a sweep of the season series, following a 65-61 overtime victory on Jan. 19 in Huntsville, Texas.

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Sam Houston State Bearkats
J. Thomas, F295-91-181411
T. Motley, F194-92-480410
D. Gatson, G312-42-22417
M. McKinney, G263-120-14027
P. Baxter, G212-90-02046
W. Bond173-72-420111
A. Harwell170-02-41142
N. Mason172-62-42026
J. McKay151-30-00002
M. Holyfield81-10-02042
Totals 23-6011-203362664
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
D. Bell-Holter, F358-138-8143424
S. Roundtree, F220-32-64232
W. Niles, G409-154-440325
D. Jackson, G330-32-22542
K. Billbury, G314-64-414313
M. Manghum262-42-22106
B. Conley101-10-11022
J. Lliteras30-10-00100
Totals 24-4622-2733161974
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SF Austin12-618-15203
Sam Houston10-821-13195
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Nicholls St.7-1114-17253
Abil Chr.7-1113-16289
Nwestern St.7-1113-16306
Incarn Word7-1112-17303
C. Arkansas7-118-24311
McNeese St.4-147-22315

Summit League
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South Dakota12-422-12116
No. Dak. St.11-519-11111
S. Dak. St.8-818-17155
Western Ill.5-118-20325
Oral Roberts4-128-22292
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NW 59 Final
WISC 53 Final
SJU 58 Final
LOU 72
ARIZ 58 Final
GONZ 77 Final