Latest Deondre Burns News

Ward lifts NDSU past Oral Roberts in Summit League tourney

Mar. 9, 2020 9:57 PM EDT

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Tyson Ward had 21 points as top-seeded North Dakota State topped Oral Roberts 75-69 in the Summit League Conference tournament semifinals on Monday night. NDSU is looking for its fourth league tournament title in seven years and its fifth NCAA Tournament appearance in school...

Denver rallies late to take down Oral Roberts 100-96 in OT

Feb. 20, 2020 11:30 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Ade Murkey scored 26 points and Jase Townsend nearly missed a triple-double and Denver beat Oral Roberts 100-96 in overtime Thursday night. Townsend's layup with 45.8 seconds left in overtime gave Denver a 98-96 lead and they never trailed again. Townsend scored 24 with 11 rebounds and nine...

Nzekwesi lifts Oral Roberts over South Dakota 94-80

Feb. 15, 2020 11:10 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Emmanuel Nzekwesi had 23 points and 12 rebounds as Oral Roberts defeated South Dakota 94-80 on Saturday night. Deondre Burns added 21 points for the Golden Eagles. Max Abmas had 17 points for Oral Roberts (14-12, 7-6 Summit League). R.J. Fuqua added 17 points. Stanley Umude had 26...

Oral Roberts outlasts Omaha 81-78 in OT

Feb. 12, 2020 10:26 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Kevin Obanor scored 24 points with a career-high 15 rebounds and Oral Roberts beat Omaha 81-78 in overtime Wednesday night. Deondre Burns made a pair of foul shots with 25 seconds left in the extra session for the 81-78 lead. JT Gibson missed a 3-point tying attempt with eight seconds...

North Dakota St wins 5th straight, beats Oral Roberts, 83-76

Feb. 8, 2020 5:07 PM EST

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Vinnie Shahid had a career-high 31 points as North Dakota State defeated Oral Roberts 83-76 on Saturday. Rocky Kreuser had 14 points and seven rebounds for North Dakota State (18-7, 9-2 Summit League), which won its fifth straight game. Sam Griesel added 13 points. Tyson Ward had 12...

North Dakota tops Oral Roberts 74-68

Feb. 6, 2020 10:31 PM EST

GRAND FORKS, N.D. (AP) — De'Sean Allen-Eikens and Marlon Stewart scored 20 points apiece as North Dakota got past Oral Roberts 74-68 on Thursday night. Kienan Walter had 19 points and seven rebounds for North Dakota (11-13, 5-5 Summit League). Gertautas Urbonavicius added 10 points. Deondre Burns scored a...

Burns scores 22 to lead Oral Roberts over Denver 86-77

Feb. 1, 2020 10:50 PM EST

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Deondre Burns had 22 points as Oral Roberts beat Denver 86-77 on Saturday night. R.J. Fuqua had 19 points for Oral Roberts (12-10, 5-4 Summit League). Kevin Obanor added 14 points and eight rebounds. Emmanuel Nzekwesi had 13 points and nine rebounds. Jase Townsend had 30 points for the...