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ORU Begins Weekend Road Trip at Houston Baptist Friday

ORU Begins Weekend Road Trip at Houston Baptist Friday

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts men's soccer team will spend the weekend in south Texas with its first game at Houston Baptist Friday, September 7 at 8 p.m. in Houston, Texas.

Fans may also follow Live Stats or Live Video on the WAC Digital Network. The @ORUMSoccer Twitter page will have in-game updates as well.

Important Links

Live Stats: vs. Houston Baptist
Live Video: vs. Houston Baptist
Stats (2018): ORU
Summit League Notebook: Week Three

Quick Hits

  • ORU is currently 2-2 overall this season and is third in the Summit League standings.
  • The Golden Eagles defeated UNLV 2-1 in overtime Sunday evening.
  • Miles Motakef is second in the league in overall save percentage with 76.2 percent and is tied for first in the league in saves with 16. He is currently third in goals-against with an average of 1.14.
  • ORU returns Summit League Second Team All-League member Junior Chavez. Also returning from last year's team is All-Newcomer selection Dante Brigida.
  • Head Coach Ryan Bush is back for his sixth season at the helm for the Golden Eagles. Bush currently has a 33-46-13 record at ORU as the men's soccer coach.
  • Overall, the Golden Eagles return 11 players and add 19 newcomers to the 2018 squad.

Opponent Information

  • Houston Baptist currently holds a 1-2-1 record. The Huskies lost in overtime, 4-3, to Purdue Fort Wayne Sunday in Edinburg, Texas.
  • The Huskies were picked to finish 11th in the Western Athletic Conference preseason poll.


For the latest information on ORU men's soccer, follow @ORUMSoccer on Twitter or go to Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at or in the App Store.