Bradley’s 22 leads Oral Roberts over Richmond 87-72
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Jalen Bradley scored a career-high 22 points with three 3-pointers, Albert Owens added 19 points, and Oral Roberts sank 15 straight free throws late to beat Richmond 87-72 on Friday.
Bradley made 7 of 14 field-goal attempts and all five of his free throws, and Kris Martin scored 17 points with four assists and three steals for the Golden Eagles (4-10), who shot 28 of 40 (70 percent) from the foul line.
Trailing by one at halftime, Richmond rallied to a 44-42 lead on Julius Johnson’s layup early in the second half, then trailed 57-50 after Oral Roberts hit seven straight, including a 3 by Martin. The Spiders closed to 66-64 on Khwan Fore’s layup, but Oral Roberts led 72-66 on Bradley’s layup with 2:53 to go and outscored them 15-6 from there.
T.J. Cline scored 25 points with a career-high 14 rebounds and six assists for Richmond (6-6).