Houston Baptist vs Oral Roberts Recap - Oral Roberts Wins 88-55
Oral Roberts cruised to victory on Thursday, running Houston Baptist out of the gym and running up an 88-55 score at Mabee Center.
Bobby Word had 20 points for Oral Roberts and Shawn Glover chipped in with 16 points. Jabbar Singleton had 5 assists for them, while Brandon Conley was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 11 boards.
Houston Baptist got 10 points from Tyler Russell in a losing cause and another 10 points from Cody Joyce. Marcel Smith contributed 4 assists for them, while Ricmonds Vilde had 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oral Roberts were victorious, as the score was 33-28 at the break.
Oral Roberts won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 47-34.