Athletics News

  • ORU Makes Final Trip to Allie P. Reynolds Stadium Tuesday
    April 22, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts baseball team makes its final trip to Allie P. Reynolds Stadium Tuesday night for a matchup with the streaking Cowboys of Oklahoma State before its new stadium is built for 2020. Catch first pitch at 6 p.m. live on Fox Sports Oklahoma with live audio on the ORU Sports Network.
  • Offensive Outburst Earns Swift #SummitBSB Honor
    April 22, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Two juniors picked up the first Summit League weekly honors of their careers as Oral Roberts outfielder/pitcher Hunter Swift was named Player of the Week, while South Dakota State right-hander Tyler Olmstead was named Pitcher of the Week.
  • ORU up to Third at Summit League Championship
    April 22, 2019
    The Oral Roberts women’s golf team improved 17 shots and moved up to third place after two rounds of The Summit League Championship. Denver (322-301—623) leads the team race and has a 10 shot advantage over ORU (325-308—633) entering the final round.
  • ORU Set to Host 2019 Summit League Tennis Championships
    April 22, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts athletic department will host the 2019 Summit League Men’s and Women’s Tennis Championships April 26-27 at the Bernis Duke Tennis Center on the campus of Oral Roberts University.
  • ORU Locked in Tight Battle at Summit League Championship
    April 21, 2019
    The Oral Roberts women’s golf team is in fifth place in a tight race after round one of The Summit League Women’s Golf Championship, which kicked off Sunday. ORU shot 325, but is just four shots off the lead, held by South Dakota State at 321.
  • Golden Eagles Take Seventh at Hawkeye Invitational
    April 21, 2019
    The Oral Roberts golf team shot 292 in the final round and finished the Hawkeye Invitational in seventh place, Sunday. ORU (285-278-292—855) edged Indiana (856) and Wisconsin (857), while fellow Big Ten team Iowa (809) ran away with the team championship.
  • ORU Has Three Named to All-Summit League Teams
    April 20, 2019
    A trio of Golden Eagles were honored, Saturday, as The Summit League unveiled its 2018-19 Women's Golf First and Second All-League teams at the championship banquet held at the Meridian Center. A vote of the league's nine head coaches determined both teams.
  • Tremendous Second Round Pushes ORU Up to Seventh at Hawkeye Invitational
    April 20, 2019
    With the second best round in program history, the Oral Roberts men’s golf team moved up the leaderboard and sits in seventh place after two rounds of the Hawkeye Invitational. ORU (285-278—563) is in a tight race for third, just four shots back of the third spot, while Iowa (262-277—539) and Illinois (272-270—542) have separated from the field in a battle for the team championship.
  • #ORUBase Takes Series at NDSU in Doubleheader Split
    April 20, 2019
    FARGO, N.D. – A remarkable come-from-behind effort by the Oral Roberts baseball team in game one earned an 11-5 victory before North Dakota State split the twin bill Saturday getting a 7-6, walk-off win in the finale at Newman Outdoor Field.
  • Owen Posts Career Best to Highlight Final Day of KU Relays
    April 20, 2019
    The Oral Roberts track and field teams continued to trend in the right direction as the Golden Eagles added two more top finishes among the collegiate athletes at the 2019 KU Relays, Saturday.
  • ORU Drops Regular Season Finale; Will Compete in Summit League Tournament
    April 20, 2019
    Tulsa, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men’s tennis team fell 4-3 at Illinois State Saturday afternoon in regular season finale.
  • Golden Eagles Stop Bison Rally in 8-7 Victory
    April 19, 2019
    FARGO, N.D. – The Oral Roberts baseball team held off a late rally by North Dakota State to secure an 8-7 win in the opening game of a Summit League weekend series Friday night at Newman Outdoor Stadium.
  • Purnell's Career Best Leads ORU at KU Relays
    April 19, 2019
    Competing against professionals and some of the top collegiate athletes in the nation, the Oral Roberts track and field teams posted a number of top performances Friday at the 2019 KU Relays.
  • ORU Adds Graduate Transfer in Lazenby
    April 18, 2019
    The Oral Roberts men's basketball team has announced that former Glencoe standout and junior college All-American Ty Lazenby will join the Golden Eagles as a graduate transfer after earning his degree from the University of Oklahoma.
  • Women’s Basketball Signs Two During Spring Signing Period
    April 18, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team and Head Coach Misti Cussen announced that Gem Summers and Nena Taylor have signed their national letters of intent to compete during the 2019-20 season.
  • 2019 Eli Awards
    April 18, 2019
    What a great night celebrating our athletes at the 2019 Eli Awards banquet!
  • #ORUBase and Bison to Play at Concordia College April 19-20
    April 17, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts baseball team begins a season-long, seven-game road trip starting the second half of The Summit League schedule against North Dakota State April 19-20. With a blizzard hitting the Fargo, North Dakota, area last week, the series was moved to Bucky Burgau Field on the campus of Concordia College in Moorhead, Minnesota, with game one Friday at 2 p.m. The teams will close the weekend slate Saturday in a doubleheader beginning at 11 a.m.
  • ORU Earns 5-2 Win over Missouri State on Senior Day
    April 17, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women's tennis team defeated Missouri State, 4-2, Wednesday afternoon on Senior Day at the Bernis Duke Tennis Center. The Golden Eagles honored seniors Jovana Antonijevic, Ceijenia Cornelius and Valentina Gisbert.
  • Burns Joins ORU Basketball as Graduate Transfer
    April 17, 2019
    Graduate transfer Deondre Burns will play his final year of college basketball for Oral Roberts University, it was announced by ORU Head Coach Paul Mills on Wednesday.
  • #ORUBase Closes Out Dramatic, 3-2 Win over Sooners
    April 16, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – In nail-biting fashion, the Oral Roberts baseball team held on to an early three-run lead taking down Oklahoma Tuesday night, 3-2, at J.L. Johnson Stadium.
  • Purnell Earns Summit League Athlete of the Week Honors
    April 16, 2019
    Oral Roberts senior Jaden Purnell and South Dakota sophomore Landon Kemp secured this week’s outdoor track and field athlete of the week honors. This is the first weekly award of the season for both Purnell and Kemp.
  • #ORUBase Goes for Season Sweep of Sooners Tuesday
    April 15, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts baseball team goes for the season sweep of in-state foe Oklahoma Tuesday night at J.L. Johnson Stadium. The game gets started at 6 p.m. live on ESPN+ and KGEB TV-53/CoxHD and will feature post-game fireworks at the stadium.
  • Hall Garners First Summit League Weekly Honor
    April 15, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The latest Summit League Baseball weekly honors came from opposite sides in the same series as Oral Roberts' Blake Hall garnered the Player of the Week Award and Omaha's Payton Kinney collected his third Pitcher of the Week Award of the season.
  • Hall Powers #ORUBase to 10-7 Win over Mavericks
    April 14, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – Two of Blake Hall's career-high five hits cleared the fence at J.L. Johnson Stadium as his six RBI powered the Oral Roberts baseball team to a 10-7 win over Omaha Sunday afternoon.
  • Men’s Tennis Grabs Key Win at North Dakota, 4-3
    April 13, 2019
    Tulsa, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's tennis team grabbed a key Summit League win with a 4-3 victory at North Dakota Saturday afternoon.
  • Golden Eagles Shine at Arkansas' John McDonnell Invitational
    April 12, 2019
    Including a sweep from Jaden Purnell in the jump events, the Oral Roberts track and field teams had the top collegiate mark in four different events, Friday, at the John McDonnell Invitational, hosted by the University of Arkansas.
  • Gibson's Walk-Off Helps #ORUBase Split with Omaha
    April 12, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – Brody Gibson's walk-off single in the bottom of the ninth in game one gave the Oral Roberts baseball team an 8-7 win over Omaha during a Friday doubleheader before the Mavericks claimed the night cap scoring late in a 4-2 decision at J.L. Johnson Stadium.
  • Golden Eagles Host League-Leading Mavericks April 12-13
    April 11, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – After a five-game stretch away from home, the Oral Roberts baseball team returns to J.L. Johnson to close the first half of The Summit League schedule against conference-leading Omaha April 12-13. Weather has forced changes to the series and will now feature a doubleheader Friday beginning at 3 p.m. with the finale set for Saturday at 2 p.m. Stay tuned to ORU baseball's social media accounts for any schedule updates as they happen.
  • ORU Sweeps Summit League Golfer of the Week Honors
    April 10, 2019
    A record-breaking duo from Oral Roberts swept the latest Summit League Golfer of the Week honors. Junior Beatriz Garcia captured the female honors after collecting medalist honors at the Kansas City Intercollegiate while senior Cody Burrows earned the male honor after turning his sixth top-five finish of the season at the Missouri Tiger Invitational.
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