Oral Roberts rallies to defeat Bowling Green 63-56
CANCUN, Mexico (AP)
Shawn Glover scored 27 points, including four free throws in the final 15 seconds, and Oral Roberts did what Bowling Green couldn't, hitting shots down the stretch to rally for a 63-56 win in the Cancun Challenge Wednesday afternoon.
Bowling Green (2-4) was up 49-41 with 12 minutes left before Korey Billbury, who finished with 17 points, scored the last seven of his nine straight points, and Glover made two free throws to cap the 9-1 run that tied the game at 50.
Oral Roberts (4-3) surged ahead as D.J. Jackson made a short jumper and a 3-pointer. Adrion Webber put the Golden Eagles up 59-53 before Anthony Henderson made a 3 to cut it back to three with 17 seconds left.
Glover hit 9 of 10 free throws to lead Oral Roberts to a 13-of-15 day.
Spencer parker and Anthony Henderson had 12 each for Bowling Green.