SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Tyson Ward had 25 points as North Dakota State defeated Oral Roberts 86-73 in the quarterfinals of the Summit League Conference tournament on Sunday night.
Oral Roberts meets NDSU in Summit League quarters
No. 5 seed Oral Roberts (11-20, 7-9) vs. No. 4 seed North Dakota State (15-15, 9-7)
Summit League Conference Tourney Quarterfinals, Denny Sanford PREMIER Center, Sioux Falls, South Dakota;...
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Emmanuel Nzekwesi had 25 points and 13 rebounds as Oral Roberts narrowly defeated Omaha 84-80 on Thursday night.
D.J. Weaver had 15 points and three blocks for Oral...
Webster, Young lift W. Illinois past Oral Roberts 75-66
MACOMB, Ill. (AP) — Kobe Webster had 13 points to lead five Western Illinois players in double figures as the Leathernecks defeated Oral Roberts 75-66 on Saturday night. Zion Young added 12 points...
W. Illinois looks to end streak vs Oral Roberts
Oral Roberts (10-19, 6-8) vs. Western Illinois (8-18, 3-10)
Western Hall, Macomb, Illinois; Saturday, 8 p.m. EST
BOTTOM LINE: Oral Roberts looks to extend Western Illinois's conference...
Stewart, Moody lift North Dakota over Oral Roberts 85-73
GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — Marlon Stewart scored a season-high 23 points as North Dakota defeated Oral Roberts 85-73 on Saturday night. Aanen Moody added 21 points for the Fighting Hawks, while Cortez Seales chipped in 20.
Stewart hit 9 of 11 free throws.
Filip Rebraca had five assists for North Dakota (10-16, 4-9 Summit League).
Kevin Obanor had 16 points and 10 rebounds for the Golden Eagles (10-19, 6-8). D.J. Weaver added 15 points. Aidan Saunders had 13 points.
Shahid carries North Dakota St. past Oral Roberts 85-73
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Vinnie Shahid had 22 points as North Dakota State defeated Oral Roberts 85-73 on Thursday night.
Shahid made 4 of 6 3-pointers.
Tyson Ward had 18 points and eight rebounds for North Dakota State (14-12, 8-4 Summit League), which won its fifth consecutive game. Jared Samuelson added 18 points. Tyree Eady had 10 points for the home team.
Deng Geu, the Bison's second leading scorer entering the contest at 11 points per game, shot only 17 percent for the game (1 of 6).
Obanor leads Oral Roberts past South Dakota 86-72
VERMILLION, S.D. (AP) — Kevin Obanor had 24 points and 14 rebounds as Oral Roberts topped South Dakota 86-72 on Sunday.
Sam Kearns had 17 points for Oral Roberts (10-17, 6-6 Summit League). Kaelen Malone added 11 points. Emir Ahmedic had 11 points for the visitors.
Emmanuel Nzekwesi, the Golden Eagles' leading scorer entering the matchup at 15 points per game, had 6 points on 3-of-10 shooting.
Obanor scores 28, ORU beats Denver 78-65 to halt skid
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Kevin Obanor had 28 points to go with 12 rebounds as Oral Roberts held off Denver for a 78-65 victory on Thursday night to halt a four-game losing skid.
The Golden Eagles made 7 of 8 free throws in the final 1:11 to clinch the victory.
Obanor was 8 of 13 from the floor with 10 of 12 from the line. Kaelen Malone had 11 points while dishing out four assists and Sam Kearns added another 11 points for ORU (9-17, 5-6 Summit).
Holba’s 3 lifts Purdue Fort Wayne past Oral Roberts, 82-81
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Matt Holba hit a 3-pointer with seven seconds left to lift Purdue Fort Wayne to its third straight Summit League victory, knocking off Oral Roberts, 82-81 on Saturday night.
The victory allowed the Mastodons to even the all-time series with Oral Roberts at 11 wins each. Purdue Fort Wayne now has won eight of the last nine meetings between the programs.
Daum scores 23 as South Dakota St. beats Oral Roberts 86-80
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Mike Daum had 23 points and nine rebounds to lead all five South Dakota State in double-figures scoring as the Jackrabbits beat Oral Roberts 86-80 on Thursday night.
David Jenkins added 18 points, Skyler Flatten had 14 with eight rebounds and Alex Arians had 11 points for SDSU. Tevin King scored all his 10 points in the second half and finished with eight rebounds and three steals.
Shahid drains 6 treys, helps NDSU beat Oral Roberts 67-57
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Vinnie Shahid knocked down six treys to total 23 points and help North Dakota State roll over Oral Roberts 67-57 on Saturday night to even its Summit League record.
Rocky Kreuser and Tyson Ward added 11 points apiece for North Dakota State (10-12, 4-4).
Rosga scores 21, Denver pulls away late, beats Oral Roberts
DENVER (AP) — Joe Rosga had 21 points on 8-of-14 shooting and David Nzekwesi scored 13 as Denver pulled away late to beat Oral Roberts 74-58 on Sunday night for its sixth consecutive win against the Golden Eagles.
Nzekwesi made 3 of 3 from the field, including two 3-pointers, and 5 of 6 from the free-throw line. Ade Murkey scored all his 11 points in the second half for Denver (7-14, 2-5 Summit League).
Obanor, Weaver combine for 55 points; ORU beats South Dakota
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Kevin Obanor and D.J. Weaver combined for 55 points and Oral Roberts held off South Dakota for a 77-74 victory on Thursday night.
Obanor, Malone spark Oral Roberts off the bench
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Reserves Kevin Obanor, with 19 points, and Kaelen Malone, with 11 assists, sparked Oral Roberts to an 82-63 victory over Western Illinois on Saturday night.
Nzekwesi, Obanor lead Oral Roberts past North Dakota 83-72
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Emmanuel Nzekwesi scored 34 points, Kevin Obanor added 23 more — both were career highs — and Oral Roberts topped North Dakota 83-72 on Thursday night.
Nzekwesi made 13 of 17 shots from the floor and Obanor was a crisp 7 of 8 — a combined 20 of 25 — as the Golden Eagles shot 62 percent (31 of 50) and outscored North Dakota 40-28 in the paint.
Freshmen lead Oral Roberts over Ecclesia College 109-72
TULSA, Okla. (AP) — D.J. Weaver scored 23 points, Francis Lacis had 11 points and 17 rebounds and Oral Roberts beat NCCAA-member Ecclesia College 109-72 on Monday night.
The game was part of the Oakland Hoops Challenge. The Golden Eagles will travel to Oakland University to continue the tournament, and face Northern Illinois on Friday.
Oral Roberts shot 40 of 68 (59 percent) from the floor and had six players score in double figures. Starter Kaelen Malone had 12 points and Aidan Saunders added 11.