Omaha (7-9, 1-3) at ORU (8-8, 2-1)
Date/Time: Wednesday, January 14, 2015 / 7 p.m.
TV: ESPN3 / WatchESPN
Location: Mabee Center - Tulsa, Okla.
TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts men's basketball team will host Omaha Wednesday night at the Mabee Center, kicking off a stretch in which ORU will be at home four of the next five games. The Golden Eagles and Mavericks will tip off at 7 p.m., and the game will be broadcast on ESPN3 and is available through the WatchESPN app.
Geoff Haxton's radio call of the game can be heard at 97.1 FM in the Tulsa area and around the world for free through www.ORUAthletics.com.
- ORU leads the all-time series against Omaha 2-0, but the two teams have not met since 1976. ORU took the first meeting 111-79 January 15, 1974, and won 80-57 February 17, 1976.
- ORU has now won four of its last five games, including road games at Detroit and Western Illinois. Omaha comes in having lost four of its last five games, falling at home last weekend to North Dakota State and South Dakota State.
- A win Wednesday would put ORU over the .500 mark for the first time since starting the season 1-0 with a win over Tulsa. ORU's home winning streak would stretch to 10 games with a win.
- A loss Wednesday would be ORU's first loss to the Mavericks and the first loss at home since Jan. 25, 2014.