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ORU stuns 2-seed Ohio State in massive NCAA Tournament upset

Posted at 4:34 PM, Mar 19, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-24 13:35:14-04

TULSA, Okla. — Kevin Obanor scored 30 points and grabbed 11 rebounds as 15-seed ORU pulled off one of the biggest upsets in NCAA Tournament history, defeating 2-seed Ohio State, 75-72.

The Golden Eagles advance in the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 1974.

The nation's leading scorer, Max Abmas hit five three-pointers and scored 29 points in the victory.

ORU advances to the round of 32, where it will face 7-seed Florida on Sunday.

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