Top Oral Roberts University alumni playing currently pro basketball


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Traditionally, every week we bring you a list of the top former Golden Eagles players who continue their career in pro basketball.



   #1. Experienced Caleb Green (6'8''-PF-85, graduated '07, plays pro in Italy) led Sidigas AV to a victory against the league outsider Pistoia Basket (4-11) 82-78 in the Italian Serie A on Sunday night. He scored 19 points, had 6 rebounds and dished 4 assists in 35 minutes. Sidigas Avellino (11-4) is placed second in the Serie A. It was his team's fifth consecutive victory in a row. It's Green's first season with the team. Green has individually a very good year with high stats. He averages 18.5ppg, 6.5rpg and 2.6apg.

   #2. Shawn Glover (6'7''-F-90, graduated '14, plays in Uruguay) led Malvin to a 1-point victory over the sixth-ranked Hebraica (11-7) 30-29 in a derby game in the Uruguayan LUB in Monday night's game. He was MVP of the game. Glover recorded 21 points, 9 rebounds and 5 assists. Malvin Montevideo (13-4) is placed second in the LUB. It was his team's sixth consecutive victory in a row. The Regular Season already ended. It's Glover's first season with the team. He has very impressive stats this year 16.8ppg, 4.5rpg, 3.0apg and 1.2spg in 13 games he played so far.

   #3. Dominique Morrison (6'6''-SF-89, graduated '12, currently in Argentina), who plays in the Argentinian La Liga could not help Hispano Americano de Rio Gallegos (3-5) in their game last Tuesday. Despite his very good performance Hispano Americano de Rio Gallegos was defeated 90-78 on the road by the lower-ranked Estudiantes Concordia (#16). Morrison was the top scorer with 21 points. He also added 2 blocks in 32 minutes. But this is still an early stage of the season and everything may happen. It's Morrison's first year with the team. Morrison has relatively good stats this season 13.8ppg, 4.0rpg and 1.3apg.

   #4. Shawn King (6'10''-C-82, graduated '08, plays pro in Poland) was not able to help BM Slam Stal Ostrow Wlkp. in their game against Anwil (12-3) in the Polish EBL. King scored 7 points and grabbed 13 rebounds. BM Slam Stal Ostrow Wlkp. lost 73-80 in Wloclawek to the higher-ranked (#3) Anwil. It's King's first season with the team. He has relatively good stats this year 12.1ppg, 10.8rpg and 2.1apg in 15 games.

   #5. Obi Emegano (6'3''-G-93, graduated '16, plays in France) contributed to a JDA Dijon Bourgogne's victory against the closely-ranked Baloncesto Fuenlabrada (4-7) 73-59 in the Basketball Champions League in Tuesday night's game. Emegano recorded 8 points and grabbed 4 rebounds in 21 minutes. JDA Dijon Bourgogne (4-6) is placed fifth in group C. There are only four games left until the end of the Basketball Champions League Regular Season. So now every game will be critical. This season Emegano averages 8.3ppg and 3.0rpg. He has also British passport.

   #6. Michael Craion (6'5''-F-89, graduated '12, currently in Iceland), who plays in the Icelandic Dominos League was not able to secure a victory for Keflavik (11-4) in their last game. Despite Craion's very good performance Keflavik lost 76-80 in Reykjavik to the lower-ranked (#4) KR. He had a double-double by scoring 24 points and getting 14 rebounds. Craion also added 5 assists and 3 blocks. Craion has very impressive stats this year 23.5ppg, 9.2rpg, 4.5apg, 1.3bpg and 2.7spg in 13 games.

   #7. Brandon Conley (6'7''-F-93, graduated '16, plays pro in Finland) couldn't help UU-Korihait Uusikaupunki (4-15) in their game last Saturday. Despite Conley's very good performance the bottom-ranked UU-Korihait Uusikaupunki was crushed 115-79 in Helsinki by the higher-ranked Seagulls (#8). He recorded a double-double by scoring 22 points and getting 12 rebounds. Conley also added 6 assists and 2 blocks in 29 minutes. Conley has relatively good stats this season 12.1ppg, 6.4rpg, 1.5apg and 1.2bpg.

   #8. Jalen Bradley (6'1''-G-93, graduated '17, plays in Lithuania) helped Jonava win their game against the closely-ranked Zalgiris II 84-75 in the Lithuanian NKL (second division) in Friday night's game. Bradley scored 13 points and had 3 steals. Bradley has relatively good stats this year 10.4ppg, 2.6rpg, 2.4apg and 2.4spg in seven games.

   #9. Moses Ehambe (6'6''-G/F-86, graduated '08, currently in France) couldn't help Le Portel in their game against Gravelines-Dunkerque in the French ProA. Ehambe cannot count Monday's game as one of the best ones. He recorded only 2 points in 12 minutes. His team was defeated 86-71. This season Ehambe averages 8.9ppg and 1.6rpg. He is a naturalized Congolese.

   #10. Javier Nasarre (6'10''-C-86, graduated '11, plays pro in Spain) helped Innova Chef win their game against the third-ranked Culleredo 68-64 in the Spanish EBA (fourth division) on Sunday night. He recorded 8 points. It was his first game for Innova Chef this season.


Other former Oral Roberts University players, who play in pro basketball:

Albert Owens (6'9''-C) plays for Spojnia Stargard in Polish EBL
Reggie Moore (6'8''-PF-81) plays for Galitos-Barreiro in Portuguese LPB
Warren Niles (6'5''-G-89) plays for Union Poitiers Basket 86 in French ProB
Jamichael Morgan (6'5''-SF) plays for Seattle Ballers in the JBA
Larry Owens (6'7''-F-83) plays for Team 23 in the The Basketball Tournament

Notice: The list above includes only some of the Oral Roberts University alumni playing currently in pro basketball. Check COMPLETE LIST.


Caleb Green
(Italy)

(Photo: @caleb.green)
Shawn Glover
(Uruguay)

(Photo: @ShawnGeezy3)
Dominique Morrison
(Argentina)

(Photo: @cretankings)
Shawn King
(Poland)

(Photo: @kksixtprimo)
Obi Emegano
(France)

(Photo: @obinna.c.em)


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