ORU returns home to face Sooners

From ORU Sports Information

TULSA, Okla.-For the first time since 1995, the Oklahoma Sooners will make the trip to Tulsa to face Oral Roberts inside the Mabee Center as the two teams face off on Wednesday at 7 p.m. The game will be shown online exclusively on ESPN3.

Wednesday’s game will be broadcast live in the Tulsa area on AM 1550 “The Sports Animal.” Free audio, and will also be made available atwww.ORUGoldenEagles.com.

Both teams are coming back from Thanksgiving weekend tournaments. ORU finished fifth at the Great Alaska Shootout, while OU took third at the Old Spice Classic in Orlando, Fla.

Warren Niles earned all-tournament honors for ORU, and is the reigning Southland Conference Player of the Week. Sooner newcomer Amath M’Baye earned Big 12 Rookie of the Week honors.

Tickets for the game are still available and fans can order by calling 918-495-6000 or going online to www.MabeeCenter.com.


Blake Freeland is the Assistant Athletic Director for Media Relations at Oral Roberts University.