The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team returns home, Thursday evening, as the Golden Eagles host South Dakota for Teacher Appreciation Night. All teachers and support staff can show a valid ID at the table in the North Lobby of the Mabee Center to receive two free tickets to the game. Kids 13 and under receive free admission to all ORU athletic events.
A slow start that included a 1-of-9 mark from the field was too much for the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team to overcome Saturday, as the Golden Eagles fell to preseason favorite South Dakota State 84-65 at Frost Arena.
The only two teams unbeaten in Summit League play will face off Thursday as the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team travels to face Purdue Fort Wayne looking for a 4-0 start in the league for the first time since the 2011-12 season.
Oral Roberts junior Emmanuel Nzekwesi has the Golden Eagles off to a 3-0 start in #SummitMBB play for the second straight season and picked up the league’s latest Player of the Week honors after averaging 23.0 ppg and 8.0 rpg in a pair of home wins last week.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team mounted a 23-0 first half run and cruised to an 82-63 victory Saturday night at the Mabee Center. The win moves the Golden Eagles to 3-0 in Summit League play for the second year in a row.
One of two Summit League teams unbeaten in league play, the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will try to keep its unblemished record intact and start league play 3-0 for the second year in a row as the Golden Eagles host Western Illinois Saturday evening.
Oral Roberts forwards Emmanuel Nzekwesi and Kevin Obanor combined to score 57 points while shooting 20-25 from the field to lead the Golden Eagles to an 83-72 win over North Dakota Thursday night at the Mabee Center.
The Oral Roberts men's basketball team held off an Omaha charge and grabbed an 87-84 road win Sunday afternoon at Baxter Arena. The Golden Eagles were 9-10 from the free throw line in the final 10 minutes of the game to help seal the victory.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team made an early run to grab the first half lead, but it was Tulsa who made the final run, a 14-0 spurt late in the game, to grab the 69-59 win and retain the Mayor’s Cup Trophy.
A three-point game at halftime thanks to a 9-2 spurt by Oral Roberts to end the half, Wichita State used offensive rebounds and free throws to pull away from the Golden Eagles in the second half as the Shockers topped ORU 84-63, Wednesday night at Charles Koch Arena.
In a defensive battle that went back-and-forth the majority of the second half, the Oral Roberts men's basketball team prevailed with a 59-52 road victory at Richmond, Saturday afternoon at the Robins Center.