TULSA, Okla. -- Damen Bell-Holter had a monster double-double with 25 points and 20 rebounds and Oral Roberts earned an 80-74 victory over Northwestern State on Thursday night.
Oral Roberts, in its first season as a member of the Southland Conference, is off to a 3-0 start in conference play for the second straight season.
Shooting guard Jaylen Nowell, ranked No. 45 in the ESPN 100, chose the Washington Huskies on Wednesday over California. As a junior he led Garfield Heights to a state championship and was named MVP of the tournament.
Donnie Tyndall is appealing the 10-year show-cause penalty that was handed down by the NCAA in April for violations stemming from his time as men's basketball coach at Southern Mississippi.
Top-50 prospect Jaylen Nowell committed to Washington on Wednesday. Nowell, a shooting guard, is No. 45 on the ESPN 100.
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