ORU Women Fall To Centenary


Saturday, January 31st 2009, 4:43 pm
By: News On 6


Newson6.com

SHREVEPORT, LA -- Oral Roberts' Mariana Camargo scored a game-high 22 points, but the Golden Eagles fell 67-56 to Centenary on Saturday afternoon.

ORU (11-10, 4-6 Summit League) led 26-21 at the half, but Centenary went on an 18-2 run in the second half. The Ladies' sharp shooting increased their lead to double digits in the final minutes, and the Golden Eagles couldn't bounce back.

Janae Voelker of ORU posted her 10th double-double of the season with 10 points and 12 rebounds before fouling out, and Georgia Jones added 13 points.

The Golden Eagles shot 37.7 percent from the field, including a season-low 9.1 percent from 3-point range.

They continue conference play at IPFW next Saturday at 12:30 p.m.