Texas A&M-Corpus Christi vs Oral Roberts

Oral Roberts 56, Texas A&,M-CC 51


TULSA, Okla. (AP) - Warren Niles opened the game with three straight 3-pointers and finished with 25 points as Oral Roberts defeated Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 56-51 Saturday night.

Damen Bell-Holter added 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (16-10, 11-3 Southland), and D.J. Jackson had 10 points.

Johnathan Jordan led Corpus Christi (4-19, 3-10) with 20 points and seven assists. Hameed Ali added 11 points.

Oral Roberts shot just 39 percent but held a significant advantage at the free-throw line, hitting 16 of 23 foul shots while the Islanders went 4 for 4.

The Golden Eagles scored the first eight points of the second half to go ahead 39-25 but later went 11:14 without a field goal as the Islanders pulled within 43-42 at the 4:32 mark. A basket by Niles ended the drought and started a 10-4 run to push the lead to 53-46 with 14 seconds left.

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Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders
Z. Knowles, F202-61-13015
D. Francis, F61-10-00042
J. Jordan, G398-153-327320
H. Ali, G354-120-020411
J. King, G50-00-00000
J. Williamson331-50-06022
W. Nelson222-90-05044
N. Maxey191-30-06022
B. Pye182-60-00205
C. Martinez30-10-00000
Totals 21-584-43092051
Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
D. Bell-Holter, F363-95-8101311
S. Roundtree, F232-70-04024
W. Niles, G407-176-640025
K. Billbury, G362-60-05234
D. Jackson, G353-53-423110
M. Manghum180-02-31222
B. Conley120-00-22020
Totals 17-4416-233681356
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Incarn Word0-03-0351
Sam Houston0-02-1348
Abil Chr.0-02-2328
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Hou. Baptist0-01-3304
McNeese St.0-01-3286
SE Louisiana0-01-3234
Texas A&M-CC0-01-3183
New Orleans0-00-2194
Nwestern St.0-00-4273

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Oral Roberts0-01-3315
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