KATY, Texas - The sixth seeded Oral Roberts University men's basketball team will begin its road to a Southland Conference Tournament championship with a game against No. 7 McNeese on Wednesday evening at 7:30 p.m. inside the Merrell Center.
Audio of Wednesday'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.
The Cowboys of McNeese got the better of ORU in the only meeting this year back on February 1 in Lake Charles. ORU held a 13 point lead with four minutes to go in the first half of that game before being out-scored by 15 in the second half. Including that loss, the all time series between the two teams is knotted at 3-3, dating back to 1974.