Brooklyn, NY- One minute to go trying to come up with a catch lead to chronicle a great Seton Hall victory. One minute, up seven. Then the wheels fell off. Oklahoma rallied for an 86-85 victory over the Pirates at Barclays Center. The final tempo free stats: OU had 74 possessions for a 116 efficiency. The Hall checked in using 76 possessions for a 112 offensive efficiency. Stifling Gibbs led all scores with 26 points.
Seton Hall coach Kevin Willard said the final two minutes will be studied and addressed regarding how to close a game out. Willard did add the first 38 minutes saw his team compete and battle.
Willard said Patrik Auda will get a cat scan to detained the severity of his foot (same one injured last year) injury. Hall had a succession of turnovers that last minute. Ironically, they had 14 for the game giving them an above average 18 per cent turnover rate.