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Eagles climb the Hilltop, stun No. 2-ranked St. Edward's


February 8, 2019

OKLAHOMA CITY (Feb. 7, 2019) – St. Edward's (Texas) had a No. 2 national ranking, a 14-game winning streak and a 16-point second-half lead on Thursday night, but Oklahoma Christian had Will Lienhard, Roderick Smith and Aubrey Johnson and they refused to go quietly.

With Lienhard and Smith gobbling up nearly as many rebounds as their opponent's entire team and Johnson lighting it up from behind the 3-point line, the Eagles closed the gap, took the lead in the final minutes and held on for an 84-80 win over the stunned Hilltoppers in the Eagles' Nest that no doubt will raise many eyebrows...

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