TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts athletic department was honored six times, including two "Best in the Nation" awards and a best cover award, as the 2017-18 winners of the CoSIDA Publications and Digital Design Contests were announced at the national convention last week.
The ORU men's soccer guide took home Best in the Nation honors as well as Best Cover, while the men's basketball #NextDayNumbers infographic series was also tabbed as Best in the Nation. The women's soccer guide finished runner-up behind West Virginia and the MBB athlete feature infographic also took second to Memphis. ORU's volleyball game notes took fourth behind Kansas (women's soccer) and Michigan State (football and volleyball) notes.
It was the second year in a row in which the MBB infographics earned top honors, and ORU now has four Best in the Nation awards in the last five years.
1st place – Men's Soccer Media Guide
Best Cover – Men's Soccer Media Guide
1st place – Infographic – Event (MBB #NextDayNumbers)
2nd place – Women's Soccer Media Guide
2nd place – Infographic – Athlete Feature (MBB)
4th place - Volleyball Game Notes
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