Clarksville, Ark.-The Eagles picked up a victory in their season opener on Friday night after defeating Bluffton College 90-88 in the North Central College Tournament in Naperville, Illinois.
The Eagles advance to the North Central College Tournament Championship game with their two point victory. Ozarks received a huge lift from senior forward Michael Bollman. Bollman, of Clarksville, scored 28 points and grabbed seven rebounds in his first game as an Eagle. Junior guard Mandrell Howell had 13 points and a team high 8 rebounds. Senior forward Shane Norrid chipped in with 12 points and junior guard Reggie Brasfield had 11 points.