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TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Jontray Harris scored 21 points with five 3-pointers and pulled down 12 rebounds, six players reached double-digit scoring and Oral Roberts led from the get-go for a 105-74 defeat of tiny Nebraska Christian College on Saturday.
Emmanuel Nzekwesi scored a 3-pointer 12 seconds after the opening tip and the Golden Eagles (9-15) never trailed.
BROOKINGS, S.D. (AP) — Mike Daum scored 27 points and grabbed 12 rebounds and South Dakota State defeated Oral Roberts 78-75 on Thursday night to take sole possession of first place in the Summit League.
Reed Tellinghuisen added 24 points and David Jenkins Jr. 15 for the Jackrabbits (15-5, 3-0), who have won six straight. The Jackrabbits made 10 of 27 from behind the arc, including four by Daum, who notched his 20th career double-double.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota had more than a week to try and bounce back from a rough three-game stretch that included a pair of road losses and a narrow one-point home win.
It seems the rest paid off for the Golden Gophers.
Jordan Murphy scored 17 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for his 13th double-double of the season to lift Minnesota to a 77-63 win over Oral Roberts on Thursday night.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Emmanuel Nzekwesi scored 17 points, Javan White added 14, and Oral Roberts rallied to beat Missouri State 73-66 on Sunday to end the Bears' seven-game win streak and tie the series 8-8.
Sam Kearns scored 13 points and Chris Miller added 10 for the Golden Eagles (3-9), who outshot the Bears 53.1 percent to 45.6 percent from the floor but were outrebounded 35-26.
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Kris Martin nailed 5 of 8 from beyond the arc for 17 points to lead Oral Roberts to its second win of the season, a 95-63 victory over NAIA John Brown on Saturday.
Oral Roberts (2-8) had lost seven straight prior to knocking off John Brown.
Jalen Bradley made 6 of 11 field goal attempts for 15 points, Albert Owens added 14, Chris Miller had 12 and Jontray Harris chipped in 11 as 11 ORU players got on the scoreboard.