The Oral Roberts Golden Eagles play the North Dakota State Bison on Monday in the semifinals of the Summit League tournament at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Oral Roberts reached the semi-finals with an 80-68 victory over Western Illinois on Sunday night. Max Abmas was the leading scorer for Oral Roberts with 22 points.
Max Abmas is leading Oral Roberts in scoring and assists with averages of 22.7 points and 3.7 assists per game, while Elijah Lufile is the leading rebounder with an average of 6.7 rebounds per game. Isaac McBride is the second-leading scorer with an average of 12.1 points per game and one of just two players averaging double-figures in scoring for Oral Roberts. As a team, the Golden Eagles are scoring an average of 83.8 points per game.
North Dakota State reached the semifinals of the tournament with a 82-62 victory over Denver in the quarterfinals on Saturday. Rocky Kreuser was the leading scorer for North Dakota State with 22 points, while Tyree Eady scored 15 points and grabbed eight rebounds for the Bison. North Dakota State has won two straight and eight of the last nine.
Rocky Kreuser is leading North Dakota State in scoring and rebounding with averages of 16.0 points and 7.9 rebounds per game, while Sam Griesel is the leader in assists with an average of 3.1 assists per game. Griesel is the second leading scorer with an average of 13.4 points per game and one of four players averaging double-figures in scoring for the Bison.