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Basket makers by the Acres
Franz Lidz
December 17, 1984
Oral Roberts' Dick Acres and sons hope to reach the Promised Land
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December 17, 1984

Basket Makers By The Acres

Oral Roberts' Dick Acres and sons hope to reach the Promised Land

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In Acres' coaching debut against Kansas, the patched-together Titans fell behind by 10 points in the second half. Nothing was dropping in. It was as if the opening in the basket had healed over. But Mark led them back. His late layup sent the game into overtime. And with one second left in OT, he scored the layup that won the game, 73-71.

These days the Titans could use more of that kind of miraculous medicine. Taken Orally, of course.

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