Oral Roberts (2-0, 0-0) vs. Wichita State (0-1, 0-0)
Date/Time: Monday, November 11, 2019 / 7 p.m.
TV/Video/Audio: ORU Sports Network
Live Stats: vs. Wichita State
Location: Tulsa, Oklahoma (Mabee Center)
TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team takes on the Wichita State Shockers Monday, November 11 at 7 p.m. inside the Mabee Center.
About the Opponent
- Wichita State opened the 2019-20 season with a 61-50 loss to Northern Iowa at home on November 9.
- The Golden Eagles lead the series 11-9, but fell in their last meeting with the Shockers, 79-57, in 2012 at home.
- ORU will face Wichita State for the first time since the 2012-13 season.
- In their previous contest, the Golden Eagles defeated Texas State, 63-57, Friday night at home.
- A win for the Golden Eagles would give the program its 12th win all-time over the Shockers and a 44-25 record against American Athletics Conference opponents.
- Junior Keni Jo Lippe was named to the preseason All-Summit League Second Team. She averaged 13.3 points per game along with 5.2 rebounds. As a sophomore, she totaled 412 points. She recorded a double-double against Texas State.
- Rylie Torrey led the team with shooting 50 percent from the field and scoring 21 points against Texas State.
- Freshman Karly Gore recorded her second career double-double against the Bobcats with 12 points and 10 rebounds.
- ORU adds five newcomers to the roster. Four freshmen, Karly Gore, Macy Gore, Gem Summers and Nena Taylor, along with one transfer, Jentry Holt from Oklahoma State.
- Head Coach Misti Cussen is in her eighth season at the helm for the Golden Eagles and holds a 111-106 overall head coaching record.
- ORU was picked to finish fourth in The Summit League according to the preseason poll.
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