NCAA Game Summary - Arkansas-Pine Bluff vs. Oral Roberts
(Wednesday, November 16th)
Final Score: Oral Roberts 80, Arkansas-Pine Bluff 44
Stillwater, OK (Sports Network) - Dominique Morrison and Warren Niles scored 19 points apiece, leading Oral Roberts to an 80-44 rout of Arkansas-Pine Bluff in the consolation game of the NIT Tip Off at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
Oral Roberts (1-2) had two others finish in double figures, as Michael Craion and Steven Roundtree posted 17 and 11 points, respectively.
Arkansas-Pine Bluff (0-2) was led in the scoring column by Savalace Townsend, who netted 16 points, on 5-of-8 shooting.
The Golden Eagles shot 47.8 percent from the floor in the first half, taking a 33-15 lead into halftime. ORU turned up the heat over the final 20 minutes of action, shooting a scorching 57.1 percent from the floor.
ORU held the Golden Lions to just 40 percent shooting in the game, forced 20 turnovers and recorded a season-high 14 steals in the lopsided win.
The 36-point margin of victory was the largest for ORU since a 91-41 win over Panhandle State during the 2006-07 season.
11/17 01:57:57 ET