ASHLAND, Ore — For 30 minutes, the SOU and OIT men played to nearly a draw, but the Raiders broke things open late, beating their rivals 86-74 Saturday night at Bob Riehm arena. Eric Thompson led the Raiders with 20 points, while Tim Weber, Kyle Tedder, Dex Daum and Jordan West all hit double digits. Duncan Schramm led the Owls with 14.
In the women’s game, it was a similar story. A tight game throughout, but in this one it was Oregon Tech who pulled away late for the 83-71 win. Karissa Dixon led OIT with 19 points.