Damian Bell-Holter ‘s enormous night led the Oral Roberts Golden Eagles to an 80-74 win over Northwestern State on Thursday night in Tulsa.
Bell-Holter finished with 24 points and 20 rebounds to lead ORU to 3-0 in its first season in the Southland Conference.
The Golden Eagles (8-7, 3-0) shot 48 percent from the field and 6-12 from downtown in the six-point victory.
Shawn Glover also had a double-double for ORU with 17 points and 10 rebounds. Warren Niles chipped in 19 points while D.J. Jackson added 15 points.
DeQuan Hicks led Northwestern State (9-5, 3-1) with 18 points, James Hulbin had 14 and Shamir Davis had 13.