Recap - Oral Roberts Defeats Sam Houston State 74-64
|Recap - Oral Roberts Defeats Sam Houston State 74-64|
Sam Houston State was scorched by Warren Niles for 25 points as Oral Roberts defeated them 74-64 in NCAA action on Thursday.
Oral Roberts got 24 points from Damen Bell-Holter and another 13 points from Korey Billbury. D.J. Jackson contributed 5 assists, while Damen Bell-Holter cleaned the glass with 14 rebounds.
Sam Houston State got 11 points from James Thomas in a losing cause and another 11 points from Will Bond. Darius Gatson contributed 4 assists for them, while Terrance Motley had 8 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oral Roberts were victorious, as the score was 41-24 at the break.