TULSA, Okla. – With three baseball plays and a bicycle kick goal from Junior Chavez, Oral Roberts was featured on SportsCenter's Top 10 four times during a span of just over a month.
Nick Roark kicked off the highlights with a sliding catch against the wall in a 12-1 win at Kansas on February 28 and was number four on the daily countdown. Chavez's goal was the highest of the four highlights, coming in number two on the night.
Three of the four highlights came in less than a month, and ORU was the only school in the nation other than LSU to have at least three highlights make the Top 10 list during that span.
WATCH: Nick Roark's sliding catch vs. Kansas (Feb. 28)
WATCH: Junior Chavez's bicycle kick goal (March 10)
WATCH: Cal Hernandez makes a diving grab vs. Wichita State (March 21)
WATCH: Noah Cummings robs a home run vs. Oklahoma St. (April 18)
This is the 12th of 15 editions of the #TopORUMoments from 2016-17 as selected by the ORU Media Relations Department and a social media poll.
Top Moments from 2016-17
#15 – MBB – Nzekwesi Named Top Summit League Freshman
#14 – MSOC – Golden Eagles Earn Votes in National Poll
#13 – WBB – ORU Wins Third Straight PSO Mayor's Cup Game
#12 – BSB – ORU Tops 11th-Ranked Sooners
#11 – TRACK – Dial Inducted to Hall of Fame
#10 – VB – Milos Leads Nation in Aces per Set
#9 – WSOC – ORU Unbeaten in Final Seven Matches
#8 – BSB – ORU Sweeps Summit League Championships
#7 – TRACK – Relay Team Smashes Summit League Record
#6 - MGOLF - Burrows Named Golfer of the Year
#5 - WBB - ORU Tops Ranked Sooner Squad
#4 – ORU Has Four SC Top 10 Plays
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