Women’s Tennis Competed in Hurricane InviteTulsa, Okla.- The Oral Roberts women's tennis team played in the 2017 Hurricane Invite at the Case Tennis Center on the campus of the University of Tulsa this past weekend. Day one of play, ORU battled Wyoming and then competed against Denver on day two.
Golden Eagles Grab Win at Fort WayneFORT WAYNE, Ind. – The ORU women’s basketball team grabbed a Summit League road win by beating the Fort Wayne Mastodons 75-59 Saturday afternoon at the Gates Sports Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
ORU Battles No. 14 Oklahoma StateTulsa, Okla. - The Oral Roberts men's tennis team fell to No. 14 Oklahoma State 0-7 Saturday evening at the Greenwood Tennis Center in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
ORU Men’s Tennis Defeats UTRGVTulsa, Okla. - The Oral Roberts men's tennis team defeated the University of Texas-Rio Grande Valley Friday evening 6-1 in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
ORU Closes Road Trip at Fort Wayne SaturdayTULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women’s basketball team will finish this week’s road trip at Fort Wayne on Saturday, January 21 at 1 p.m. CST inside Gates Sports Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Golden Eagles Host Omaha Saturday AfternoonThe Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will close out its four game homestand against a streaking Omaha team that has won four in a row. The Golden Eagles will tangle with the Mavericks Saturday afternoon for a 3 p.m. contest that will be broadcast on ESPN3.
IUPUI Holds off ORU on Hall of Fame Weekend, 91-85Down 11 with six minutes to play, the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team charged back and made it a one-point game with 32 seconds to play but couldn’t complete the comeback against IUPUI Saturday afternoon at the Mabee Center.
ORU Welcomes IUPUI for Hall of Fame Weekend DoubleheaderThe Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will host IUPUI Saturday afternoon as part of an ORU basketball doubleheader. Saturday’s men’s game will tip of at 3 p.m. from the Mabee Center and the Golden Eagles will honor new Hall of Fame inductees Tyler Saladino (baseball), Faithy Kamangila (cross country/track), Charleton Dechert (men’s golf) and Sam McCants (men’s basketball) at halftime of the game.
ORU Defeats UAPB in Season OpenerTulsa, Okla. - The Oral Roberts men's tennis team dominated Arkansas-Pine Bluff Friday evening with a strong showing in two matches.
ORU Finishes Off 94-88 Win Over South Dakota StateThe Oral Roberts men’s basketball team went 11-12 from the free throw line in the final 1:26 of the game to earn a 94-88 victory over South Dakota State Thursday night at the Mabee Center. A tie game at 83-83 with less than two minutes to go, ORU out-scored SDSU 11-2 until a desperation 3-pointer with three seconds remaining once the Golden Eagles had the game in hand.
ORU Women’s Tennis Picked Third in Preseason PollELMHURST, Ill. – Three-time reigning champion Denver is the favorite to claim the 2017 Summit League Women’s Tennis Championship according to the preseason poll of league head coaches. The Pioneers claimed both the regular season and tournament titles in each of their first three seasons in the league.
ORU Partners with Arvest Bank to Launch Golden Eagles Live AppTULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts athletic department has partnered with Arvest Bank to release a fan experience app, Golden Eagles Live, unveiled to the public Thursday through From Now On. The free app can be found on the Apple Store and Google Play Store.
Hot-Shooting Coyotes Top ORU 69-47TULSA, Okla. – The ORU women’s basketball team forced 24 turnovers defensively, but fell to South Dakota 69-47 Wednesday evening at the Mabee Center.
ORU Hosts South Dakota State Thursday NightThe Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will return to the Mabee Center Thursday night as the Golden Eagles host defending Summit League Champion South Dakota State for a 7 p.m. showdown.
ORU Men’s Tennis Picked Second in Preseason PollELMHURST, Ill. –Denver is the favorite to claim the 2017 Summit League Men’s Tennis Championship, and collect its fourth consecutive title, according to the preseason poll of league head coaches. The Pioneers claimed both the regular season and tournament titles in each of their first three seasons in the league.
ORU Announces 2017 Hall of Fame ClassThe Oral Roberts University Athletic Department has announced its 2017 Hall of Fame Class, which will be honored at halftime of the ORU men’s basketball game against IUPUI January 14, which will tip off at 3 p.m. Former ORU student-athletes Charleton Dechert (men’s golf), Faithy Kamangila (women’s track/cross country), Sam McCants (men’s basketball) and Tyler Saladino (baseball) make up the 2017 class of inductees.
ORU’s Nelson, Reese Sweep #SummitITF Weekly AwardsELMHURST, Ill. – Oral Roberts’ Israel Nelson was named Summit League Men’s Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week while Omega Reese earned Women’s Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Week award for their performances during the week of Jan. 3-9.
Golden Eagles Claim Pair of Event Titles at Bill Easton ClassicLAWRENCE, Kan. – The Oral Roberts indoor track and field team competed for the first time in 2017 turning in several top performances and two event titles at the Bill Easton Classic inside the Anschutz Sports Pavilion hosted by the University of Kansas.
ORU Finishes Road Swing at Western Illinois SaturdayPlaying the third of three road games to start the Summit League season, the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will finish up the road swing Saturday at Western Illinois as the Golden Eagles take on the Leathernecks.