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NCAA Game Summary - Akron at Oral Roberts



(Saturday, February 18th)

Final Score: Oral Roberts 67, Akron 61

Tulsa, OK (Sports Network) - Dominique notched 16 points to go along with 12 rebounds for Oral Roberts as the Golden Eagles took down the Akron Zips 67-61 in a BracketBuster pairing at the Mabee Center.

Damon Bell-Holter netted 15 and Warren Niles added 12 for Oral Roberts )25-5) which has won five straight.

Alex Abreu led Akron (19-8) with 16 points while Nikola Cvetinovic chipped in 11 as the Zips eight game winning streak came to an end.

Oral Roberts shot 42.9 percent from the field in the first half and outscored Akron 8-1 from the free throw line to enter the break with a 33-22 edge. The Zips shot just 38.5 percent from the floor in the opening frame.

Both teams improved in the second half but Oral Roberts' 50.0 percent was better than Akron's 43.8 percent as the Golden Eagles held on for the win.

The Golden Eagles outrebounded the Zips 41-26. Akron's bench outscored its counterpart 21-10.

02/18 17:50:37 ET