Oral Roberts (15-12, 6-7 SL) vs. Omaha (11-14, 2-10 SL)
Date/Time: Wednesday, February 21, 2018 / 7 p.m.
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network
Radio: ORU Radio Network
Live Stats: vs. Omaha
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma (Mabee Center)
TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team will play its final regular season game of the season Wednesday, February 21 at 7 p.m. against Omaha inside the Mabee Center. It will be senior night and the Golden Eagles will honor Jordan Doyle and Faith Ihim.
About the Opponent
- Omaha is currently sixth in the Summit League.
- In the first meeting, ORU defeated Omaha, 82-53, December 30 in Omaha, Nebraska.
- ORU will face Omaha for its 28th game of the season and its final contest of the regular season.
- This will be the 10th overall meeting between the Golden Eagles and the Mavericks.
- Junior forward, Maria Martianez is currently third in the Summit League in rebounds per game with 7.5
- Senior Faith Ihim scored her 1,000th career point against Arkansas and became the 20th player to score at least 1,000 points during her career. Ihim also has more than 500 rebounds, which makes her the 10th player in ORU women's basketball history to have more than 1,000 points and at least 500 rebounds. She scored 13 points at South Dakota and grabbed seven rebounds. She is currently leading the Summit League with 8.0 rebounds per game and third in overall field-goal percentage at 57.1 percent. Ihim was awarded her second career Summit League Player of the Week on February 12. She was named one of 30 finalists for the Senior CLASS award.
- Maya Mayberry is currently averaging 11 points per game and is second in the Summit League in overall three-point percentage at 44.4 percent.
- ORU was picked to finish fourth in The Summit League according to the preseason poll. Faith Ihim and Maria Martianez were named to the Summit League preseason all-league second team.
- Head Coach Misti Cussen is in her sixth season at the helm for the Golden Eagles and holds an 89-92 overall head coaching record.
- ORU holds the fifth place spot in the league standings one game behind Denver.
- 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.