2019 Women's Volleyball News

  • ORU Travels North to Face Power Five Pair at Diet Coke Classic
    September 19, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team plays its final two matches of the non-conference schedule Sept. 20-21 at the Diet Coke Classic hosted by the University of Minnesota. The Golden Eagles face a pair of power five opponents starting with Clemson Friday at 5 p.m. before a battle with the No. 7 ranked Golden Gophers at 7 p.m. Saturday night.
  • #ORUVB Falls Twice Saturday in Conway
    September 14, 2019
    CONWAY, Ark. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team closed the 2019 UCA Invitational winning the opening set of both matches, but ultimately fell to Central Arkansas in five sets (25-20, 20-25, 24-26, 25-22, 10-15) and Ole Miss in four (25-22, 18-25, 11-25, 9-25) Saturday at the Farris Center.
  • Golden Eagles Drop Weekend Opener in Five Sets
    September 13, 2019
    CONWAY, Ark. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team built a late lead in the fifth set, but could not close out Little Rock in a 3-2 loss (23-25, 25-21, 25-23, 15-25, 12-15) Friday evening in the opening match of the UCA Invitational at the Farris Center.
  • #ORUVB Heads to UCA Invitational Sept. 13-14
    September 12, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – After closing a six-match homestand Wednesday, the Oral Roberts volleyball team hits the road for its next six contests starting Sept. 13-14 at the UCA Invitational in Conway, Arkansas. The Golden Eagles face Little Rock Friday at 4 p.m. before a doubleheader Saturday against Central Arkansas at 10:30 a.m. and Ole Miss at 2:30 p.m.
  • Three Double-Doubles for #ORUVB in Wednesday Loss
    September 11, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – In a match featuring 47 tie scores and 18 total lead changes, the Oral Roberts volleyball team could not hold off visiting Tulsa Wednesday night at the Aerobics Center falling in four sets (25-22, 19-25, 21-25, 25-27). Three different players recorded a double-double for the Golden Eagles in the final contest of a six-match homestand.
  • Cross-Town Volleyball Rivalry Renewed Wednesday
    September 10, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team will renew its cross-town rivalry with Tulsa Wednesday night starting at 7 p.m. at the Aerobics Center.
  • Split for #ORUVB to Close Home Invitational Saturday
    September 07, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team came away with a split Saturday on the final day of the 2019 ORU Invitational sweeping Little Rock (25-23, 25-16, 25-20) before a heartbreaking five-set loss to Air Force (22-25, 26-24, 24-26, 25-17, 8-15) at the Aerobics Center.
  • Golden Eagles Host Four-Team ORU Invitational Sept. 6-7
    September 06, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team will host Illinois State, Little Rock and Air Force Sept. 6-7 during the 2019 ORU Invitational at the Aerobics Center. Catch every minute of all six matches live on the ORU Sports Network at www.ORUAthletics.com.
  • #ORUVB Battles in Home Loss to Redbirds
    September 06, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – A late push from the Oral Roberts volleyball team nearly kept the match alive before visiting Illinois State claimed the victory (18-25, 18-25, 28-30) Friday in its opening contest of the 2019 ORU Invitational at the Aerobics Center.
  • #ORUVB Stumbles Late in Home Setback to SMU
    September 05, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team built a big lead in the fifth set, but could not hold off a late rally by SMU in a 3-2 loss (24-26, 26-24, 14-25, 25-12, 14-16) Thursday night at the Aerobics Center.
  • Golden Eagles Take On SMU in Added Match Thursday
    September 04, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – Due to Hurricane Dorian forcing tournament cancelations across the southeast, the Oral Roberts volleyball team added a match against SMU for Thursday night at 7 p.m. with live video and stats on the ORU Sports Network. The Mustangs were originally scheduled to play in South Carolina over the weekend.
  • ORU Fights Back Bears in Five Sets Tuesday
    September 03, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – With its home crowd amplifying the intensity on the court, the Oral Roberts volleyball team claimed the final two sets in a thrilling, five-set victory over Missouri State (19-25, 25-19, 21-25, 25-19, 17-15) in its home opener Tuesday night at the Aerobics Center.
  • #ORUVB Hosts Missouri State in Home Opener Tuesday
    September 02, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team battles Missouri State for its home opener Sept. 3 at the Aerobics Center starting a stretch of five-straight matches at home. First serve is slated for 6 p.m. with live coverage on the ORU Sports Network.
  • Golden Eagles Sweep Saturday Pair Closing SHSU Invitational
    August 31, 2019
    HUNTSVILLE, Texas – The Oral Roberts volleyball team swept a Saturday doubleheader taking down Prairie View A&M in straight sets (25-16, 25-16, 25-23) before an intense, four-set victory against host Sam Houston State (25-21, 29-27, 20-25, 25-23) at Johnson Coliseum in the 42nd Annual SHSU Invitational.
  • #ORUVB Drops Five Set Nail-Biter in 2019 Opener
    August 30, 2019
    HUNTSVILLE, Texas – The Oral Roberts volleyball team built a pair of one-set advantages before Louisiana Tech rallied back for the win (26-24, 23-25, 25-21, 19-25, 16-18) Friday afternoon at Johnson Coliseum in the opening match of the 2019 season at the 42nd Annual SHSU Invitational.
  • #ORUVB Opens 2019 at SHSU Invitational Aug. 30-31
    August 29, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The wait is finally over as the Oral Roberts volleyball team begins its 2019 season at the 42nd Annual SHSU Invitational inside Johnson Coliseum Aug. 30-31. The Golden Eagles play three matches during the opening weekend starting Friday afternoon at 3:30 p.m. against Louisiana Tech. A doubleheader Saturday is set for the Golden Eagles taking on Prairie View A&M at 9:30 a.m. before the finale versus host Sam Houston State at 6:30 p.m.
  • Summit League Preseason Poll Tabs #ORUVB Fourth
    August 21, 2019
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Oral Roberts enters the 2019 season predicted to finish in a tie for fourth place in The Summit League volleyball preseason coaches’ poll released Wednesday by league officials.
  • #ORUVB Receives AVCA Team Academic Award
    July 22, 2019
    LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2018-19 season as announced by the organization Monday.
  • Home-Heavy Slate Awaits #ORUVB in 2019
    June 27, 2019
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team released its 29-match schedule for the 2019 season featuring 13 home matches at the Kenneth H. Cooper Aerobics Center. More than a third of the campaign is against a team that reached the postseason in 2018 as it is one of the program's most challenging slates.