CORVALLIS, Ore. -- Omari Johnson had 18 points and Oregon State came back after a long break to beat Texas-Pan American 89-69 on Sunday.
Lathen Wallace added 15 points for the Beavers (4-4), who led by as many as 30 points in the second half.
Roberto Nelson, one of the most talked about recruits for Oregon State in recent years, made his long-awaited debut after redshirting last season and sitting out the fall term because of academic issues. The guard finished with four points in his first official game in two years.
Perry Petty had 32 points and six rebounds for Texas-Pan American (3-9), which was coming off a 74-52 loss to Washington State in Spokane on Friday night.
The Beavers had not played since an 83-57 loss to Colorado on Dec. 4 because of finals.