TULSA, Okla.-The Oral Roberts men's basketball team will host preseason SLC favorite Northwestern State on Saturday at the Mabee Center. The game will be televised live on Fox College Sports and GEB America, and to accommodate TV, will tip off at 3:30 p.m. Saturday will also serve as Hall of Fame Night for the Golden Eagles, as ORU will induct Andretti Bain (track and field), Steve Holm (baseball) and Ori Zuzic (volleyball) into the ORU Athletics Hall of Fame.
With Scott Higgins (PBP) and Mickey Michalec (Analyst) on the call, Saturday's game can be seen on FCS Atlantic (DirecTV 626) and GEB America (DirecTV 363). To find the FCS Atlantic channel in your area, fans can visit: http://fcs.channelfinder.net/start.asp
Audio of Saturday's game will be broadcast live in the Tulsa area on 97.1 FM "The Sports Animal," and free online through the ORU athletics website, www.ORUGoldenEagles.com. Fans on twitter can also follow the @ORUMBB account for live updates and notes throughout the game. For those who can't watch on TV, live video will be available for a small fee at www.ORUGoldenEagles.com.
Northwestern State holds a 4-1 advantage over ORU in the all-time series. ORU's lone win was last season (Jan. 10, 2013) at the Mabee Center behind Damen Bell-Holter's 25-point, 20-rebound performance.