Oral Roberts enters The Summit League Tournament as the No. 6 seed as eight teams begin play in Sioux Falls, S.D., on Saturday, March 3. The league's automatic bid to the NCAA Tournament will be determined in the championship game Tuesday, March 6.
Oral Roberts led Omaha for more than 27 minutes and used a 16-3 second half run to put the game out of reach, Thursday night at Baxter Arena. ORU led by as many as 14 with just under three minutes to play after the extended run.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team battled until the end, nearly erasing what was as much as a nine point deficit, but could not overcome Denver as the Golden Eagles fell 66-65 Sunday afternoon at Magness Arena.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will finish off its home schedule Wednesday night as the Golden Eagles host South Dakota on Senior Night. Seniors Albert Owens and Austin Ruder will be honored prior to the game, along with senior manager Jonathan VanKeulen.
With a panel that includes ESPN’s Joe Lunardi, two-time Final Four coach Ted Owens, star of “Toothless in Seattle” Scott Pierce and current ORU Head Coach Paul Mills, the 2018 Bracketology Breakfast will be held Monday, March 12, 2018, at Southern Hills Country Club.
Coming off a thrilling overtime win over North Dakota State, the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will try to carry momentum into the weekend as the Golden Eagles host South Dakota State Saturday night.
Emmanuel Nzekwesi hit a contested layup with 28 seconds left in regulation to tie the game and send it to overtime where Austin Ruder beat the buzzer with his career best sixth 3-pointer of the game to give Oral Roberts the overtime win over North Dakota State Thursday night at the Mabee Center.
The Oral Roberts offense was clicking on all cylinders on Saturday as the Golden Eagles had six score in double-figures and topped the century mark for the first time this season in a 105-74 win over Nebraska Christian.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will play the second of two January nonconference games on Saturday against Nebraska Christian. The games fill the gap that was created when IUPUI left for the Horizon League over the summer.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team dominated the glass Tuesday night, with three Golden Eagles earning a double-double as ORU pulled away for a 93-66 win over East Texas Baptist at the Mabee Center.
Halfway through the Summit League schedule, the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will take a week off from league play as the Golden Eagles host a pair of nonconference opponents, beginning with a contest against East Texas Baptist Tuesday night.
Denver jumped out to an 11-0 lead, and although Oral Roberts tied the game in the second half, the Golden Eagles never led in a 73-64 loss Saturday at the Mabee Center. The four newest members of the ORU Athletics Hall of Fame (Christy Carter (women's golf), Calvin Garrett (men's basketball), David Castillo (baseball) and Patricia Menezes (volleyball)) were honored at halftime of the game.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will close out the first half of Summit League play, Saturday, as the Golden Eagles host Denver in the annual Hall of Fame game. ORU’s four newest Hall of Famers; Christy Carter (women’s golf), Calvin Garrett (men’s basketball), David Castillo (baseball) and Patricia Menezes (volleyball) will be officially inducted Saturday as part of the weekend’s festivities.
Christy Carter (women’s golf), David Castillo (baseball), Calvin Garrett (men’s basketball) and Patricia Menezes (volleyball) will be inducted into the ORU Athletics Hall of Fame, Saturday and will be honored at halftime of the men’s basketball game Saturday evening.