Oral Roberts vs. Western Illinois
Date/Time: Saturday, January 7, 2017 / 4:30 p.m.
TV/Video: Western Illinois Athletics
Location: Western Hall/Macomb, Ill.
ORU Game Notes: vs. Western Illinois
TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team will travel to Macomb, Illinois to face Western Illinois on Saturday, January 7 at 4:30 p.m. inside Western Hall.
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 Western Illinois for its sixteenth game of the season.
► A win for the Golden Eagles would give the team its eleventh win of the season and an 11-5 record.
► If the Golden Eagles win it will be the first time since the 2010-11 season that ORU would have a
3-0 start in Summit League play.
► This will be the 22nd overall meeting between Oral Roberts and Western Illinois.
► ORU's current RPI is 83 and is currently first in the Summit League standings.
► Faith Ihim scored seven points in the Fort Wayne game along with six rebounds. She is currently the team's scoring leader. Ihim has four double-doubles on the season.
► Maria Martianez scored 11 points with three rebounds along with three assists, two blocks and one steal in the contest against Fort Wayne.
► Lakota Beatty gathered 20 points and two rebounds against Fort Wayne. She is averaging 15 points per game.
► Kaylan Mayberry had 19 points and three assists against Fort Wayne.
► Alexa Scott recorded 10 points and led the team in rebounds with eight against Fort Wayne.
► ORU is currently averaging a shooting percentage of 42.0 percent and a rebounding average of
38.9 rebounds per game. The team is averaging 70.5 points per game.
► The Golden Eagles, after 15 games, average 9.3 steals per game and 13.5 turnovers per game. ORU holds a current free-throw percentage of 66.9 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.