Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks defeat Oral Roberts Golden Eagles 83-72

NACOGDOCHES, Texas (AP) -- Thomas Walkup scored 16 points and Deshaunt Walker added 12 as Stephen F. Austin won its 32nd-straight home game with an 83-72 victory over Oral Roberts on Thursday night.

Stephen F. Austin is tied with Duke for the nation's longest home winning streak.  The Lumberjacks have a 25-game winning streak, and end its regular season hosting Central Arkansas on Saturday.

Brandon Conley scored to pull Oral Roberts within three points, 54-51 with 14:31 remaining.  SFA answered with a 13-2 run to take a 67-53 lead with 9:37 left and the Lumberjacks led by double digits the rest of the way.

Walkup was 4 of 5 from the field and 6 of 7 from the line. Walker made 4 of 9 field goals, including three 3-pointers.  Desmond Haymon added 10 points with five assists.

Shawn Glover scored 16 points to lead Oral Roberts.

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