Scores

Final

Northwestern St 87

(7-11, 3-4 Southland)

Oral Roberts 83

(10-10, 4-3 Southland)

4:30 PM ET, January 25, 2014

Mabee Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma

1 2 T
NWST 39 4887
ORU 41 4283

Top Performers

Northwestern State: J. West 18 Pts, 5 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Oral Roberts: S. Glover 32 Pts, 9 Reb, 2 Ast, 1 Stl, 2 Blk

Northwestern State holds off Oral Roberts, 87-83

Associated Press

TULSA, Okla. -- Jalan West scored 18 points, including a free throw with 5 seconds left that put the game out of reach, as Northwestern State survived a late scare to knock off Oral Roberts, 87-83 Saturday.

Sabri Thompson hit a 3-pointer with 2:26 left that gave Northwestern State a four-point lead, 84-80, and DeQuan Hicks padded it with a pair of free throws a minute later.

Shawn Glover hit an Oral Roberts 3-pointer to halve the deficit, 86-83, with 1:10 left to play, but missed a 3-point attempt that would have tied the game with 6 seconds left and the Demons got the defensive rebound.

DeQuan Hicks and Brison White scored 17 and 16 points, respectively, for the Demons (7-11, 3-4 Southland).

Glover scored 32 points and Korey Billbury added another 29, both career highs, in leading Oral Roberts (10-10, 4-3).

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Team Stat Comparison

 
NWST
ORU
Points 87 83
FG Made-Attempted 29-61 (.475) 28-56 (.500)
3P Made-Attempted 7-16 (.438) 6-15 (.400)
FT Made-Attempted 22-25 (.880) 21-28 (.750)
Fouls (Tech/Flagrant) 20 (0/0) 23 (0/0)

2013-14 Season

DATEGAMELINKS
» Jan 25, 2014 NWST 87, @ORU 83Recap
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