Oral Roberts vs McNeese State

McNeese St. 56, Oral Roberts 54

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LAKE CHARLES, La. (AP) - Dontae Cannon scored 15 of his 19 points in the second half as McNeese State rallied late in the second half to beat Oral Roberts 56-54 in a Southland Conference game Thursday night.

Oral Roberts led 47-36 with 8:03 remaining, but a jumper by Cannon started a 20-7 run by the Cowboys (12-14, 6-9) over the final 6:54.

With the game tied 54-54, Cannon hit two free throws with 16 seconds to play and Brandon Regis knocked away a pass by the Golden Eagles (17-12, 12-4) with 2.1 seconds left.

The victory was the third straight in conference play for the Cowboys.

McNeese hit 54.2 percent (13 of 24) from the field in the second half after making 37.9 percent (11 of 29) in the first.

Shawn Glover scored 18 points and Warren Niles 16 for Oral Roberts, and Damen Bell-Holter had 13 points and 13 rebounds.

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Scoreboard
Oral Roberts (17-12)282654
McNeese State (12-14) «243256

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Oral Roberts Golden Eagles
D. Bell-Holter, F395-103-4130313
D. Jackson, F281-50-01503
W. Niles, G386-190-211116
S. Glover, G348-112-231118
K. Billbury, G262-50-07324
M. Manghum170-10-00240
J. Lliteras110-00-01100
B. Conley70-10-00000
Totals 22-525-831131154
 42.3%62.5% 
McNeese State Cowboys
D. Guidry, F314-100-06149
C. McFerrin, F272-50-07114
D. Cannon, G368-142-333219
K. Hardy, G366-100-152313
J. Mitchell, G322-80-02315
A. Fields172-50-05214
P. Kpan80-02-22102
K. Garrett70-10-01100
A. Lewis50-00-00000
B. Regis10-00-00000
Totals 24-534-632141256
 45.3%66.7% 
Summit League
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
South Dakota12-422-12116
No. Dak. St.11-519-11111
Neb.-Omaha9-718-14138
IPFW8-820-13178
Denver8-816-14211
S. Dak. St.8-818-17155
IUPUI7-914-18218
Western Ill.5-118-20325
Oral Roberts4-128-22292

Southland
TeamConf. W-LTot. W-LRPI Rank
New Orleans13-520-12154
Texas A&M-CC12-624-12159
Hou. Baptist12-617-14176
SF Austin12-618-15203
Sam Houston10-821-13195
Lamar10-819-15232
SE Louisiana9-916-16249
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
 
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