SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Summit League officials released the men's basketball schedule for the upcoming 2019-20 season Monday. Oral Roberts opens conference play on the road at defending regular season champion South Dakota State Jan. 2, while its first home contest is slated for Jan. 9 against defending tournament champion North Dakota State.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Emmanuel Nzekwesi of the Oral Roberts men's basketball team earned a spot on the 2018-19 National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) Honors Court as announced by the organization.
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.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Oral Roberts men's basketball team was honored Thursday for its work in the classroom earning the prestigious 2018-19 Team Academic Excellence Award by the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC).
The Oral Roberts men's basketball team has announced that former Glencoe standout and junior college All-American Ty Lazenby will join the Golden Eagles as a graduate transfer after earning his degree from the University of Oklahoma.
Oral Roberts freshman Kevin Obanor has been named a finalist for the 2019 Kyle Macy National Freshman of the Year Award, it was announced Monday by College Insider. Additionally, Obanor was named to the 2019 Kyle Macy Freshmen All-America team by the same organization.
A hot start offensively turned ice cold in the second half for the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team as the No. 5 Golden Eagles fell 86-73 to No. 4 North Dakota State in the Summit League quarterfinals Sunday evening at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will begin its quest for the 2019 Summit League Championship Sunday evening as the fifth-seeded Golden Eagles face No. 4 North Dakota State in the Summit League quarterfinals.
Junior Emmanuel Nzekwesi and freshman Kevin Obanor were each named to the All-Summit League second team, it was announced by the league office Thursday. Obanor was not finished racking up accolades as he was also named Freshman of the Year, Sixth man of the Year and earned a spot on the All-Newcomer team.
It took more than nine minutes for the Oral Roberts men’s basketball team to get on the scoreboard, and although they got within two possessions on multiple occasions, the Golden Eagles were not able to climb out of the hole in a 75-66 loss on the road at Western Illinois, Saturday.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will spend the weekend in the state of North Dakota for a pair of Summit League games, beginning with a trip to Fargo to face the Bison of North Dakota State Thursday.
Among a myriad of great performances last week around The Summit League, the ones by Western Illinois senior Brandon Gilbeck and Oral Roberts redshirt freshman Kevin Obanor were rewarded by league officials as that duo shared the latest #SummitMBB Player of the Week accolade announced Monday.
The Oral Roberts men’s basketball team will close out a four-game home stand, Thursday, as the Golden Eagles host Denver. It is Star Wars night at the Mabee Center and the first 300 students in the doors will receive a free Star Wars themed t-shirt.