2013-14 ORU Basketball News

  • MBB Signs Edmond Native Aaron Young
    April 17, 2014
    Aaron Young has signed to play basketball at Oral Roberts University, it was announced by the ORU men's basketball program on Thursday.
  • SEASON RECAP: ORU Posts 13th Straight Winning Season
    April 09, 2014
    As it does every year, the Oral Roberts University men's basketball program had NCAA Tournament hopes entering the 2013-14 season, and a victory in the PSO Mayor's Cup to start the season did nothing to dispel those expectations. Despite 10 new faces on the roster, the Golden Eagles knew they had the talent to compete with anyone in the nation.
  • 3-Point Shooting Pushes SHSU Past ORU, 70-61
    March 14, 2014
    Sam Houston State hit nine of their first 11 3-point attempts, including a six-of-seven mark in the first half to down Oral Roberts 70-61 in the second round of the Southland Conference Tournament. The loss eliminated ORU (17-16) from the tournament.
  • Postgame Quotes vs. Sam Houston State - 3/13/14
    March 14, 2014
    Postgame Quotes vs. Sam Houston State - 3/13/14
  • Golden Eagles Hold on for 66-62 Win Over McNeese
    March 13, 2014
    The Oral Roberts University men's basketball team was tested late but never trailed as they downed seventh-seeded McNeese State 66-62 in the first round of the Southland Conference Tournament at the Merrell Center.
  • ORU's 2014 SLC Tournament Starts with McNeese
    March 11, 2014
    The sixth seeded Oral Roberts University men's basketball team will begin its road to a Southland Conference Tournament championship with a game against No. 7 McNeese on Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. inside the Merrell Center.
  • Glover, Billbury Notch All-Conference Honors
    March 10, 2014
    Senior Shawn Glover and redshirt sophomore Korey Billbury were each honored on the Southland Conference All-Conference teams on Monday it was announced by the league office. Additionally, Glover earned a spot on the All-Defensive Team after finishing tied for first in blocks in conference games with 38.
  • ORU to Feature Sutton, Hightower at Bracketology Breakfast
    March 10, 2014
    The Oral Roberts athletics department will once again host its annual Bracketology Breakfast, presented by OneOK, featuring Coach Eddie Sutton, long-time NCAA referee Ed Hightower and final four athlete Todd Day.
  • ORU Ends Regular Season With 88-82 Loss at Northwestern State
    March 08, 2014
    Oral Roberts cut a 12 point lead down to four in the final minute of the game but couldn't complete the comeback, falling 88-82 to Northwestern State to finish the regular season. With a 16-15 overall record and 10-8 mark in Southland Conference play, ORU tied for fifth in the regular season standings. Northwestern State ends the regular season 16-13 (12-6 SLC).
  • ORU Finishes Regular Season at Northwestern St.
    March 07, 2014
    The regular season will come to an end on Saturday with plenty on the line regarding seeding for both Oral Roberts and Northwestern State as the two teams face off Saturday at 3 p.m. inside Prather Coliseum.
  • ORU Downed on the Road by SFA 83-72
    March 06, 2014
    A five point game with just over 13 minutes to play, Stephen F. Austin pulled away late and topped Oral Roberts 83-72 on Thursday night at Johnson Coliseum.
  • Final Road Swing Begins Thursday at SFA
    March 05, 2014
    With two games remaining in the regular season, the Oral Roberts men's basketball team will head on the road, facing Stephen F. Austin on Thursday, a team that has already locked up the regular season Southland Conference Championship and top seed in the upcoming tournament.
  • #Glover4POY
    March 05, 2014
    #Glover4POY
  • Postgame Quotes vs. Sam Houston State - 3/1/2014
    March 01, 2014
    Postgame Quotes vs. Sam Houston State - 3/1/2014
  • ORU Battles to 80-73 Victory on Senior Night
    March 01, 2014
    Korey Billbury matched a career-high with 29 points and the Oral Roberts men's basketball team closed on an 11-1 run to beat Sam Houston State 80-73 Saturday night at the Mabee Center. After the game, ORU honored seniors Shawn Glover and David Mason, as well as Mikey Manghum and Jake Lliteras.
  • Postgame Quotes vs. Lamar
    February 28, 2014
    Postgame Quotes vs. Lamar
  • ORU Tops Lamar 75-67 in Turn Tulsa Pink Game
    February 28, 2014
    The Oral Roberts men's basketball team dug out of an early 12-point hole and downed Lamar 75-67 Thursday night at the Mabee Center. The game was ORU's Turn Tulsa Pink game to support all those affected by cancer and raise money for cancer research.
  • ORU Turns Tulsa Pink for Lamar on Thursday
    February 26, 2014
    The Oral Roberts University men's basketball team will kick off its final home stand on Thursday night at the Mabee Center as the Golden Eagles host Lamar at 7:30 p.m. ORU has teamed up with Turn Tulsa Pink for the game, and the team will wear pink uniforms. Additionally, a silent auction will be held during the game, with the proceeds benefiting cancer research.
  • ORU Concludes Road Swing; Faces UCA Saturday
    February 20, 2014
    The final game of a three-game road swing, Oral Roberts will travel to Conway, Ark., on Saturday to face Central Arkansas in men's basketball action. Tip from the Farris Center is scheduled for 4 p.m.
  • ORU Can't Capitalize in 74-72 Overtime Loss at Corpus Christi
    February 16, 2014
    Oral Roberts had opportunities at the end of regulation and overtime, but couldn't hit shots when it mattered most and the Golden Eagles fell to Texas A&M-Corpus Christi 74-72 on Saturday afternoon at the American Bank Center.
  • Southland Conference Tournament Tickets Now Available
    February 16, 2014
    Tickets for the 2014 Southland Conference Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament are now available through the ORU Athletic Department
  • Timely Treys Push ORU to 80-66 Victory at HBU
    February 14, 2014
    The Oral Roberts men's basketball team hit seven 3-pointers and shot 50 percent from beyond the arc en route to an 80-66 victory on the road at Houston Baptist on Thursday night at Sharp Gym.
  • ORU Tries to Continue Momentum Saturday at Corpus Christi
    February 14, 2014
    The Oral Roberts men's basketball team, winners of three straight, will face off against Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Saturday. The Islanders handed ORU its first home conference loss of the year back in January. Saturday's game between ORU and Corpus Christi will tip off at 3:30 p.m. from the American Bank Center in south Texas.
  • ORU Heads to Houston for Rematch with HBU
    February 12, 2014
    The Oral Roberts University men's basketball team will travel to Houston on Thursday to face Houston Baptist, kicking off a three game road swing. Thursday's game will tip at 7:30 p.m. from Sharp Gym.
  • Postgame Quotes vs. Southeastern Louisiana
    February 09, 2014
    Postgame Quotes vs. Southeastern Louisiana
  • ORU Wins Big in Homecoming Game, 71-54 Over SLU
    February 09, 2014
    For the second game in a row, the Oral Roberts men's basketball team led the entire way, beating Southeastern Louisiana 71-54 in front of a Homecoming crowd of 6,035 on Saturday night at the Mabee Center.
  • ORU Trounces New Orleans, 79-59
    February 07, 2014
    TULSA, Okla. ? The Oral Roberts men's basketball team led from wire to wire on Thursday night as the Golden Eagles dominated New Orleans in a 79-59 win at the Mabee Center. The win for ORU (11-12, 5-5 SLC) snapped a four-game losing skid, while ending UNO's (8-10, 5-5) three game winning streak.
  • ORU Hosts Southeastern for Homecoming
    February 07, 2014
    As part of the 2014 Oral Roberts University Homecoming festivities on Saturday night, the Golden Eagles will host Southeastern Louisiana at 7 p.m. inside the Mabee Center. The 2014 ORU Homecoming king and queen will be chosen at halftime of the game.
  • ORU To Hold 12th Annual TTCU Diaper Dash
    February 04, 2014
    The ORU Athletics Department has announced plans to hold the 12th annual TTCU Diaper Dash in conjunction with an ORU men's basketball game. The 2014 dash will be held during halftime of the final home game of the year against Sam Houston State on March 1 at 7:30 p.m.
  • ORU Stumbles at McNeese, 79-68
    February 02, 2014
    A decisive rebounding advantage caught up with Oral Roberts on Saturday afternoon at the Lake Charles Civic Center as the Golden Eagles fell to McNeese State 79-68.
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