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First Place Teams Meet as ORU Hosts SDSU

First Place Teams Meet as ORU Hosts SDSU

The Basics
Oral Roberts vs South Dakota State
Date/Time: 
Wednesday | January 27 | 7 p.m.
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network
Audio: 1550 AM
Location: Mabee Center | Tulsa, Okla.

TULSA, Okla. - A battle of first place teams in The Summit League will take place Wednesday night as the Oral Roberts women's basketball team puts its win streak on the line against South Dakota State at the Mabee Center.

Wednesday's game will tip from the Mabee Center at 7 p.m. and will be broadcast exclusively through the ORU Sports Network and ORUAthletics.com, and is also available on the ORU Front Row App. Geoff Haxton's radio call of the game can also be heard at 1550 AM in the Tulsa area and around the world for free through www.ORUAthletics.com and through the ORU Athletics Front Row App

ORU vs South Dakota State | January 27 | Mabee Center (Tulsa, Okla.)
Schedule Coverage At A Glance

vs South Dakota State
Wednesday
January 27 | 7
 p.m.

Live Audio: 1550 AM
     Play-by-Play: Geoff Haxton
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network
LiveStats: ORUAthletics.com

All-Time vs. SDSU: 6-9
At Tulsa: 4-2
Last Meeting:
    3/9/15 - ORU 48, SDSU 59

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STORYLINES

► Oral Roberts continues its homestand riding a six-game win streak into Wednesday's game againstSouth Dakota State. Both ORU and SDSU sit tied atop The Summit League standings with South Dakotaat 6-1.

► The Golden Eagles have started The Summit League seasonat 6-1, marking the best start in conference play under headcoach Misti Cussen. It is also the best start in Summit Leagueplay since the 2010-11 season when ORU started 13-0.

► A win for ORU would push its winning streak to sevengames giving the Golden Eagles their longest win streak sincewinning 12 straight during the 2010-11 season.

► The Golden Eagles are 4-2 at the Mabee Center all-timeagainst South Dakota State and hold a 4-2 record at homethis season. Also through the 2015-16 season ORU is 35-9and hold an impressive .795 winning percentage inside theMabee Center.

► During Summit League play, the Golden Eagles are holdingopponents to 53.4 points per game. Also during Saturday'swin over Denver, ORU held the Pioneers to just 33 pointsmarking the lowest point total for an opponent since holding Valparaiso to 31 points on Feb. 27, 2006.

► Sophomore Kaylan Mayberry ranks eighth in Summit League play averaging 14.9 points per gameand leads ORU in scoring at 11.3 points per game.

► Sophomore Jordan Doyle ranks third among Summit League three-point shooters at 50 percent andis also 36 percent on the season.

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. 

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