UALR opens Sun Belt Conference play at North Texas on Thursday. The Mean Green played a tuneup on Tuesday, beating Oklahoma Panhandle State. OPSU is 2-10 on the season and was within four points with about 10 minutes left.
Here's the story from the Denton Record Chronicle:
St. Bonaventure gets a nice win, but Oral Roberts continues its December swoon in conference play.
St. Bonaventure 82, Siena 79; IPFW 76, Oral Roberts 73;
North Texas 83, Oklahoma Panhandle State 62; Arkansas State 120, Central Baptist 39; Utah Valley State 95, Florida International 92;
Nonconference opponents went: 1-1
Conference opponents went: 2-1
Rice 80, Northwestern State 44; Alabama 88, Southern Miss 78; Texas A&M 84, Drexel 55.
Nonconference opponents went: 2-1