Oral Roberts vs. Fort Wayne
Date/Time: Saturday, December 31, 2016 / 12:30 p.m.
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network
Radio: AM 1550- The Sports Animal
Location: Mabee Center/Tulsa, Okla.
ORU Game Notes: vs. Fort Wayne
TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team will play Fort Wayne in the Summit League home opener inside the Mabee Center on Saturday, December 31 at 12:30 p.m.
The game will be streamed online, visit the link below to view. Fans may also follow the live stats link given below or follow @ORUWBB on Twitter.
► ORU will face Fort Wayne for its fifteenth game of the season and first Summit League home game of the season.
► A win for the Golden Eagles would give the team its tenth win of the season and an 10-5 record.
► If the Golden Eagles win it will be the first time the team will have reached 10 wins in the month of December since the 1977-78 season.
► This will be the sixteenth overall meeting between Oral Roberts and Fort Wayne.
► ORU's current RPI is 64 and is currently fourth in the Summit League standings.
► Faith Ihim scored 18 points in the Omaha game along with 11 rebounds. She is currently the team's scoring leader. Ihim has four double-doubles on the season.
► Maria Martianez scored seven points with four rebounds along with four assists, one block and three steals in the contest against Omaha.
► Lakota Beatty gathered 16 points and three rebounds at Omaha. She scored the game winning three-point basket with four seconds remaining in the game at Omaha.
► Kaylan Mayberry had 14 points and four assists against Omaha.
► ORU is currently averaging a shooting percentage of 41.2 percent and a rebounding average of
39.6 rebounds per game. The team is averaging 69.7 points per game.
► The Golden Eagles, after 14 games, average 9.3 steals per game and 13.6 turnovers per game. ORU holds a current free-throw percentage of 66.7 percent.
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.