Langston 76, Bacone 66


Friday, January 14th 2005, 6:21 am
By: News On 6


UNDATED (AP) _ Quentin Beaty scored 25 points and Kendrick Mebane added 16 as Langston beat Bacone 76-to-66 in men's small-college basketball.

Cameron beat Abilene Christian 105-to-93, Oklahoma Christian beat Saint Gregory's 65-61, Oklahoma City won 80-to-78 over USAO, Northwestern Oklahoma beat Southern Nazarene 76-to-56, Central Oklahoma won 93-to-85 over Midwestern State and Southwestern Oklahoma defeated Angelo State 85-67.

Beaty also grabbed 12 rebounds and had three assists for the Lions, who shot 50% from the field in Thursday night's game. Andy Mathurin led all scorers with 31 points, and he had four rebounds.

In Weatherford, Jamaal Shell paced the Bulldogs with 14 points and five rebounds, while Angelo state was led by Jermel Brooks with 15 points.

... The Bronchos got 21 points from Deshone Henderson, while Chad Rickett scored 15 points for Midwestern State, which trailed 41-35 at the half.

Northwestern Oklahoma took a 40-21 lead in the first half but lost some ground in the second. LaRon Bradley scored 26 points for the Rangers, while S-N-U got 17 points from Mouhamadou Diallo.

In Oklahoma City, the Stars got 22 points from Ricky Coleman, while U-S-A-O's Wayne Gibson led all scorers with 30.

Oklahoma Christian got 22 points from Jarred Merrill, while Patrick Jones finished with 14 for Saint Gregory's.

And in Lawton, Eric Moore and Marcus Girtmon paced the Aggies with 25 and 24 points, respectively. David Baxter of Abilene Christian led all scorers with 33, while Mauro Matai had 25.