Oral Roberts 91, Panhandle St. 41

Saturday, November 25th 2006, 10:24 pm
By: News On 6

TULSA, Okla. (AP) Marchello Vealy scored 19 points and grabbed 8 rebounds to help lead Oral Roberts to a 91-41 victory over Panhandle State on Saturday.

Caleb Green added 17 points and 6 rebounds and the Golden Eagles (3-1) got 16 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists from Ken Tutt.

Oral Roberts extended its 36-22 halftime lead, outscoring the Aggies 55-19 in the 2nd half, when Panhandle State hit just 5-22 (22.7 percent) shots.

The Golden Eagles shot 46.4 percent (32-69) from the field for the game, including 21-26 free throws. Oral Roberts outrebounded the Aggies 47-23.

LaChawn Anderson paced Panhandle State (1-3) with 14 points and 5 rebounds. Fred Durr added 11 points for the Aggies, who shot just 28 percent from the field for the game and committed 22 turnovers.