TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts Men's Basketball Head Coach Paul Mills released the 13-game, non-conference portion of the 2019-20 schedule Wednesday highlighted by five home games and early-season matchups against a pair of Power Five opponents.
"We are anxious to get the season started with this group of players and believe this schedule will prepare us well for conference play," Mills said.
News and Notes
- ORU travels to Fort Smith, Arkansas, for an exhibition contest with Central Arkansas October 27 that is open to the public. Proceeds will support local flood victims through the Tulsa and Arkansas Red Cross.
- The campaign gets underway November 6 against the Cowboys of Oklahoma State in Stillwater.
- The Golden Eagles take on Houston Baptist November 8 during Homecoming weekend for their first home game of the season inside the Mabee Center.
- ORU will travel down the road to Tulsa November 12 for the annual Mayor's Cup contest held at the Donald W. Reynolds Center.
- The Golden Eagles play their eight road games in seven different states facing Iowa, Wichita State, Creighton, UT Arlington, Chicago State and finishing at BYU. ORU's game with the Cougars of Chicago State will be the second year of The Summit League/WAC Challenge.
- During the non-conference schedule, ORU will play five home games and eight road games in an eight-week stretch as well as a neutral-site exhibition contest.
- The 2019-20 Summit League schedule will be announced later this summer.
Day Date Opponent Site
Wed. Nov. 6 at Oklahoma State Stillwater, Okla.
Fri. Nov. 8 Houston Baptist Mabee Center
Tue. Nov. 12 at Tulsa Tulsa, Okla.
Fri. Nov. 15 at Iowa Iowa City, Iowa
Tue. Nov. 19 Rogers State Mabee Center
Sat. Nov. 23 at Wichita State Wichita, Kan.
Mon. Nov. 25 Southwestern Christian Mabee Center
Tue. Dec. 3 at Creighton Omaha, Neb.
Sat. Dec. 7 at UT Arlington Arlington, Texas
Sat. Dec. 14 Central Oklahoma Mabee Center
Tue. Dec. 17 at Chicago State (SL/WAC) Chicago, Ill.
Sat. Dec. 21 Missouri State Mabee Center
Sat. Dec. 28 at BYU Provo, Utah
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