BEAUMONT, Texas (AP) -- Blake Whittle matched his career high
with 20 points as Lamar beat Oklahoma City 89-71 Saturday night.
Alan Daniels added 15 points and 10 rebounds, and Thomas Fairley
had 12 points, 13 boards and four blocks for the Cardinals (2-4).Dawud Drew of Oklahoma City (6-3) led all scorers with 26
points.Whittle made 6 of 10 shots, including 3 of 6 from 3-point range,
and had six rebounds and four assists.Lamar held Oklahoma City to 37 percent shooting, including just
7-of-24 (29 percent) on 3-pointers.Matthew Barrow and Brandon McThay also finished in double
figures for Lamar, scoring 12 points apiece.Jason Grant had four blocks for Lamar and became the school's
career leader with 174.