Nicholls State vs Oral Roberts Final: 73-72 - Recap

Nicholls State got a 28-point performance from Dantrell Thomas as they ran past Oral Roberts 73-72 on Thursday at Stopher Gym.

Nicholls State got 23 points from Jeremy Smith and another 7 points from Shane Rillieux. Shane Rillieux contributed 2 assists, while Shane Rillieux cleaned the glass with 5 rebounds.

Oral Roberts got 26 points from Shawn Glover in a losing cause and another 11 points from Korey Billbury. Jabbar Singleton contributed 5 assists for them, while Korey Billbury had 7 rebounds.

First-half bettors who backed Oral Roberts were victorious, as the score was 32-26 at the break.

Oral Roberts won the battle of the boards, outrebounding their counterparts 30-27.