ORU Menís Basketballís Slated for MGM Grand Main Event
TULSA, Okla. – For the 2014-15 Oral Roberts University men’s basketball team, Thanksgiving week will be spent in Las Vegas as the Golden Eagles will take part in the MGM Grand Main Event, it was announced Wednesday.
Hosted in the 16,000-seat MGM Grand Garden Arena, the MGM Grand Main Event is a new tournament featuring two four-team brackets. ORU will be in the “Middleweight Bracket” along with Louisiana, Milwaukee and a team still to be announced.
The pairings for both brackets will be announced on ESPN.com Tuesday, August 5, and the action will tip off in Las Vegas on Monday, November 24.
For the latest information on ORU men’s basketball, follow @ORUMBB on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Season tickets for the 2014-15 ORU men’s basketball season are available by calling (918) 495-7ORU (7678).