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ORU Closes Regular Season vs Omaha Thursday with Senior Night

ORU Closes Regular Season vs Omaha Thursday with Senior Night

The Basics
Oral Roberts vs Omaha
Date/Time: 
Thursday | February 25 | 7 p.m.
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network
Audio: 1550 AM
Location: Mabee Center | Tulsa, Okla.

TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women's basketball team will close the regular season Thursday hosting Omaha on Senior Night.

Thursday'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. Phillip Dowden'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 Omaha | February 25 | Mabee Center (Tulsa, Okla.)
Schedule Coverage At A Glance

vs Omaha
Thursday
February 25 | 7
 p.m.

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

All-Time vs. UNO: 4-1
At Tulsa: 1-0
Last Meeting:
    1/21/16 - ORU 67, UNO 65

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STORYLINES

► The Oral Roberts women's basketball team hosts Senior Night on Thursday against Omaha in the regular season finale for the Golden Eagles. ORU will honor its only senior, graduate transfer Blair Bryce during postgame ceremonies at the Mabee Center.

► ORU is looking for a season sweep of Omaha for the second consecutive season. The Golden Eagles won on a buzzer beater from Kaylan Mayberry on Jan. 21 in Omaha for a 67-65 win after taking both games from the Mavericks last season as well.

► Senior Blair Bryce will be the lone player honored for ORU Thursday. Bryce transferred from Belmont University and has played in all 27 games this season for ORU averaging 4.1 ppg and shooting 47 percent from the field.

► More on senior Blair Bryce: She averaged 6.0 rebounds per game after pulling down over 160 boards. She tallied 27 blocks while finishing with 365 career boards and 341 points.

► Sophomore Kaylan Mayberry and Faith Ihim lead ORU in scoring at 10.9 and 10.0 points per game. Mayberry is also averaging 12.2 ppg during league play while Ihim's average is at 9.7 points per game.

► ORU ranks second in The Summit League in scoring defense holding opponents to 56.9 points per game behind South Dakota State who is holding teams to 55.9 point per game.

► The Golden Eagles have done well this season when playing with the lead. ORU is 10-3 when leading at halftime; however they are 2-11 when trailing at intermission.

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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