Dillard 71


Grambling St 76

(16-12, 13-6 SWAC)

    6:00 PM ET, November 23, 2000

    Grambling 73, Dillard 47

    JACKSON, Tenn. (AP) -- Kesha Watson scored 22 points and Sadio Sangare added 17 as No. 1 seed Oklahoma City defeated Dillard (La.) 66-46 Friday in the second round of the NAIA tournament.

    Oklahoma City (36-1), which has won four of the past five national championships, will play North Georgia in Saturday's quarterfinals.

    The Stars jumped out to a 20-2 lead in the first half on Watson's jumper with 13:03 remaining, but Dillard (27-6) went on a 13-1 run to get back in the game and trailed only 21-15.

    Dillard came out after halftime on an 11-2 run, capped by Theresa Samuels' jumper to make the score 34-33 with 14:58 to go.

    But Oklahoma City took a 49-39 lead on an 11-3 run with four points from LaStar Brown and then pulled away for good.

    Brown had 15 rebounds, five assists and eight points for Oklahoma City.

    Theresa Samuels led Dillard with 12 points and Ebony Owens added 10 points and grabbed six rebounds.

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