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ORU Hosts Fort Wayne in Summit League Home Opener

ORU Hosts Fort Wayne in Summit League Home Opener

The Basics

Oral Roberts vs. Fort Wayne
Date/Time:
Saturday, December 31, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network
Radio: AM 1550- The Sports Animal
Location: Mabee Center/Tulsa, Okla.

 

ORU Game Notes: vs. Fort Wayne

 

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team will play Fort Wayne in the Summit League home opener inside the Mabee Center on Saturday, December 31 at 12:30 p.m.

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.

Live Stats: vs. Fort Wayne
Live Video: vs. Fort Wayne
Stats (2016): ORU
Stats (2016): Fort Wayne


Quick Hits

► ORU will face Fort Wayne for its fifteenth game of the season and first Summit League home game of the season.

 

► A win for the Golden Eagles would give the team its tenth win of the season and an 10-5 record.

 

► If the Golden Eagles win it will be the first time the team will have reached 10 wins in the month of December since the 1977-78 season.

 

► This will be the sixteenth overall meeting between Oral Roberts and Fort Wayne.

 

► ORU's current RPI is 64 and is currently fourth in the Summit League standings.

 

► Faith Ihim scored 18 points in the Omaha game along with 11 rebounds. She is currently the team's scoring leader. Ihim has four double-doubles on the season.

 

Maria Martianez scored seven points with four rebounds along with four assists, one block and three steals in the contest against Omaha.

Lakota Beatty gathered 16 points and three rebounds at Omaha. She scored the game winning three-point basket with four seconds remaining in the game at Omaha.

Kaylan Mayberry had 14 points and four assists against Omaha.

 

► ORU is currently averaging a shooting percentage of 41.2 percent and a rebounding average of
39.6 rebounds per game. The team is averaging 69.7 points per game.

 

► The Golden Eagles, after 14 games, average 9.3 steals per game and 13.6 turnovers per game. ORU holds a current free-throw percentage of 66.7 percent.

 

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. 

 

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