Oral Roberts men’s basketball players Aaron Young and Albert Owens, both of whom earned their bachelor’s degrees in May, were honored Tuesday by the NABC as the duo was named to the 2016-17 NABC Honors Court.
TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts head men's basketball coach Paul Mills got a chance to outline his direction for the Golden Eagles in a town hall meeting with season ticket holders Monday night at the Mabee Center.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – With a 3.10 team GPA, the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team has earned the Team Academic Excellence Award from the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC), it was announced Wednesday by the organization.
Oral Roberts freshman Emmanuel Nzekwesi was a force all season, and was honored for his efforts after the year, earning Summit League Freshman of the Year honors. Nzekwesi's rookie season is #15 on the #TopORUMoments countdown for the 2016-17 school year.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball #NextDayNumbers infographic series was voted “Best in the Nation” by the College Sports Information Directors of America. The infographic earned its honor in the university division of the 2017 CoSIDA Publications Contest. Award winners were announced at the CoSIDA Convention in Orlando, Florida, June 11-14.
An elite 3-point shooter who was the 2015-16 San Antonio Player of the Year, Sam Kearns has signed his National Letter of Intent to join the Oral Roberts men’s basketball program after a year at North Platte Community College.
After helping his Hutchinson Community College team win the NJCAA National Championship in March, point guard James Conley has signed with the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team, it was announced by new Head Coach Paul Mills Monday.
ORU’s hiring of former Baylor assistant Paul Mills as its new head coach made quite a buzz around the basketball world. Here’s a glimpse into some of the social media posts about the new men’s basketball leader.
New Head Men’s Basketball Coach Paul Mills wasted no time filling his coaching staff at Oral Roberts University, adding Talvin Hester and Sam Patterson to fill his two vacant positions. Rodney Perry (associate head coach) and Steve Upshaw (director of basketball operations) were retained by Mills.
New Oral Roberts Head Men’s Basketball Coach Paul Mills was officially introduced at a press conference after being selected for the job late last week. Mills brings more than 20 years of experience to 81st and Lewis, and will inherit an All-Summit League selection in Albert Owens and the Summit League Freshman of the Year in Emmanuel Nzekwesi.
Oral Roberts University has named Paul Mills as the new head coach for the ORU men’s basketball program, it was announced today by Mike Carter, ORU’s Director of Athletics. Mills joins the Golden Eagles after 14 years at Baylor, eight as an assistant coach, and will be officially introduced at a press conference Monday.
Oral Roberts junior men’s basketball player Albert Owens has been named to the DI-AAA ADA Scholar-Athlete Team, it was announced by the organization Tuesday. The honor marks the second year in a row in which the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team has had someone honored after Obi Emegano earned the distinction for the 2015-16 season.
Five Summit League men's basketball players were selected to the 2016-17 Summit League Academic All-League Team as voted by the faculty athletic representatives and sports information directors of the league's nine member institutions. Student-athletes were chosen for the honor based on their academic and athletic performances this season.
Oral Roberts freshman Emmanuel Nzekwesi was named the 2016-17 Summit League Freshman of the Year, it was announced Thursday by the league office. Additionally, junior Albert Owens was tabbed as an honorable mention All-Summit League selection.