Cancun Challenge - Recap - Oral Roberts Defeats Georgia Southern 67-65
|Cancun Challenge - Recap - Oral Roberts Defeats Georgia Southern 67-65|
Oral Roberts grabbed a 67-65 win over Georgia Southern on Tuesday, behind a 24-point effort from Shawn Glover at Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya.
Bettors who backed Oral Roberts were disappointed, as they failed to cover the closing number of 8.
Korey Billbury had 21 points for Oral Roberts and Jorden Kaufman chipped in with 10 points. D.J. Jackson had 4 assists for them, while Korey Billbury was the team's top rebounder, grabbing 8 boards.
Georgia Southern got a 19-point performance from Jelani Hewitt, who was supported by 12 points from Curtis Diamond. Jelani Hewitt had 5 assists in a losing cause for Georgia Southern, while Jelani Hewitt grabbed 7 rebounds.
First-half bettors who backed Oral Roberts were victorious, as the score was 27-23 at the break.
The rebound battle favored Oral Roberts as they grabbed 39 boards, while Georgia Southern only had 37.