Oral Roberts (10-10, 3-4) vs. North Dakota State (6-13, 3-4)
Date/Time: Saturday, January 26, 2019 / 2 p.m.
TV/Video/Audio: ORU Sports Network
Live Stats: vs. NDSU
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma (Mabee Center)
TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team takes on the North Dakota State Bison Saturday, January 26 at 2 p.m. inside the Mabee Center. It's game one of a doubleheader Saturday with the ORU men playing at 7 p.m.
About the Opponent
- North Dakota State is currently 6-13 on the season and 3-4 in Summit League play. Last season, the Bison finished seventh in the league. The Golden Eagles defeated NDSU twice during the regular season.
- The Bison lost their recent game, 86-33, on the road at South Dakota State on January 23.
- NDSU returned four starters from last season and added four newcomers.
- ORU will face North Dakota State for the 21st meeting between the two programs.
- The Golden Eagles fell in their most recent Summit League game, 93-76, at Denver on January 20.
- A win for the Golden Eagles would extend an eight game winning streak against NDSU and give ORU their eighth consecutive win against the Bison at the Mabee Center.
- Maya Mayberry was named to the Summit League preseason all-league second team. Mayberry currently averages 12.9 points per game.
- Lakota Beatty averages 15.1 points per game. Beatty is eighth in the Summit League and seventh in the nation in three-point field goals made.
- Sophomore, Keni Jo Lippe, averages 12.4 points per game and is currently second in the Summit League in overall free throws made and is 25th in the nation.
- As a whole, ORU is fifth in the nation in overall three-point field goals made.
- Head Coach Misti Cussen is in her seventh season at the helm for the Golden Eagles and holds a 101-103 overall head coaching record.
- ORU was picked to finish fourth in The Summit League according to the preseason poll.
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