Scores

Final

SE Louisiana 59

(8-12, 6-4 Southland)

Oral Roberts 65

(14-8, 9-1 Southland)

8:30 PM ET, February 2, 2013

Mabee Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma

1 2 T
SELA 25 3459
ORU 29 3665

Top Performers

Southeastern Louisiana: B. Fortenberry 16 Pts, 3 Reb, 4 Ast

Oral Roberts: D. Bell-Holter 23 Pts, 10 Reb, 1 Blk

Oral Roberts 65, SE Louisiana 59

Associated Press

TULSA, Okla. -- Damen Bell-Holter had 23 points and 10 rebounds Warren Niles added 20 points as Oral Roberts held off Southeastern Louisiana 65-59 Saturday night.

After Southeastern Louisiana scored 11 straight points to pull within 51-47 with 5:37 remaining, Niles converted a four-point play and Bell-Holter followed with a three-point play to help the Golden Eagles (14-8, 9-1 Southland) pull away for good and earn their sixth straight victory.

Dre Evans scored 17 points and Brandon Fortenberry had 16 for the Lions (8-12, 6-4), who had their three-game winning streak snapped.

Oral Roberts led 29-25 at halftime and scored the first eight points of the second half. The Eagles extended the lead to 51-36 with 8:05 remaining on a 3-pointer by Mickey Manghum and a steal and layup by Niles before Southeastern Louisiana responded with an 11-0 run capped by Evans' 3-pointer with 5:37 remaining.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
SELA
ORU
Points 59 65
FG Made-Attempted 20-52 (.385) 22-54 (.407)
3P Made-Attempted 9-19 (.474) 3-11 (.273)
FT Made-Attempted 10-16 (.625) 18-25 (.720)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 22 (0/0) 20 (0/0)
Largest Lead 2 15

2012-13 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
Jan 3, 2013 ORU 86, @SELA 72Recap
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