Oral Roberts defeats Arkansas-Pine Bluff 80-44Thursday, Nov 17, 2011
STILLWATER, Okla. (AP)—Warren Niles and Dominique Morrison scored 19 points each to lead Oral Roberts to an 80-44 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in a consolation game of the NIT Season Tip-Off on Wednesday night.
Michael Craion had 17 points and Steven Roundtree 11 for the Golden Eagles (1-2). Craion added eight rebounds.
Savalace Townsend scored 16 points to lead the Golden Lions (0-2).
Oral Roberts never trailed, led 33-15 at halftime and padded its cushion to 42 points in the second half. The Golden Eagles shot 52.9 percent (27 for 51) from the floor and enjoyed a 34-19 rebounding edge.