Oral Roberts vs. Tulsa
Date/Time: Thursday, November 17, 2016 / 7 p.m.
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network
Radio: AM 1550
Location: Mabee Center / Tulsa, Okla.
TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team will play host to cross-town rival Tulsa in the annual PSO Mayor's Cup game on Thursday, November 17 inside the Mabee Center. ORU will honor Native American Heritage Night during the game and tipoff will be at 7 p.m.
The ORU women's basketball team will wear warm-up shirts during the team's pregame shoot around that were provided by Nike N7 as well as shoes during the game. Nike N7 is a program sponsored by Nike that supports Native American charities. IICOT, Intertribal Indian Club of Tulsa, dance troupe will be showcasing Intertribal dancing at halftime. After the game, ORU women's basketball student-athletes Ashley and Lakota Beatty will sign autographs.
The game will be streamed online, visit the link below to view. Fans may also follow the live stats link given below or follow @ORUWBB on Twitter.
► ORU will face Tulsa for their third game of the season.
► A win for the Golden Eagles would give the team its first win of the season.
► This will be the 41st overall meeting between Oral Roberts and Tulsa. ORU leads the series 32-8.
► ORU looks to make it their third consecutive win against the Golden Hurricane.
► Faith Ihim scored 21 points in the Northwestern game along with eight rebounds and one steal. She was one point shy of her career high.
► Maria Martianez grabbed 10 points and nine rebounds against Northwestern.
► ORU, currently, is averaging a shooting percentage of 65.5 percent and a rebound percentage of 38.5 percent.
► The Golden Eagles, after two games, average 8.5 steals per game and 13.0 turnovers per game. ORU holds a current free-throw percentage of 67.4 percent.
► In their last game, Tulsa fell at Kansas State 82-62 and moved to 1-1 on the season.
For the latest information on ORU women's basketball, follow @ORUWBB on Twitter or go to www.ORUAthletics.com. Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at ORUAthletics.com/frontrow or in the App Store.