Oral Roberts 80, Ark.-Pine Bluff 44

Warren Niles and Dominique Morrison scored 19 points each to

lead Oral Roberts to an 80-44 victory over Arkansas-Pine Bluff in a

consolation game of the NIT Season Tip-Off on Wednesday night.

Michael Craion had 17 points and Steven Roundtree 11 for the

Golden Eagles (1-2). Craion added eight rebounds.

Savalace Townsend scored 16 points to lead the Golden Lions

(0-2).

Oral Roberts never trailed, led 33-15 at halftime and padded its

cushion to 42 points in the second half. The Golden Eagles shot

52.9 percent (27 for 51) from the floor and enjoyed a 34-19

rebounding edge.