Scores

Final

Texas A&M-CC 51

(4-19, 3-10 Southland)

Oral Roberts 56

(16-10, 11-3 Southland)

8:30 PM ET, February 16, 2013

Mabee Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma

1 2 T
AMCC 25 2651
ORU 31 2556

Top Performers

Texas A&M-CC: J. Jordan 20 Pts, 2 Reb, 7 Ast, 2 Stl

Oral Roberts: W. Niles 25 Pts, 4 Reb

Oral Roberts 56, Texas A&,M-CC 51

Associated Press

TULSA, Okla. -- Warren Niles opened the game with three straight 3-pointers and finished with 25 points as Oral Roberts defeated Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 56-51 Saturday night.

Damen Bell-Holter added 11 points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (16-10, 11-3 Southland), and D.J. Jackson had 10 points.

Johnathan Jordan led Corpus Christi (4-19, 3-10) with 20 points and seven assists. Hameed Ali added 11 points.

Oral Roberts shot just 39 percent but held a significant advantage at the free-throw line, hitting 16 of 23 foul shots while the Islanders went 4 for 4.

The Golden Eagles scored the first eight points of the second half to go ahead 39-25 but later went 11:14 without a field goal as the Islanders pulled within 43-42 at the 4:32 mark. A basket by Niles ended the drought and started a 10-4 run to push the lead to 53-46 with 14 seconds left.

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Team Stat Comparison

 
AMCC
ORU
Points 51 56
FG Made-Attempted 21-58 (.362) 17-44 (.386)
3P Made-Attempted 5-19 (.263) 6-15 (.400)
FT Made-Attempted 4-4 (1.000) 16-23 (.696)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 13 (0/0)
Largest Lead 0 14

2012-13 Season

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