Athletics News

  • 10 Questions with Ryan Bush
    April 03, 2020
    Join ORU Athletics every Friday in a weekly series featuring interviews with coaches and staff members. 10 Questions with Ryan Bush, Head Men's Soccer Coach at Oral Roberts University:
  • Golden Eagles in Focus: Kyle Jones
    April 02, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. – Working behind the scenes with more than 250 student-athletes at Oral Roberts, the academic staff under the direction of Associate Athletic Director Kyle Jones has had to shift gears along with everyone else to adjust to the online and distance learning due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
  • ORU's Wells Named Summit League Athlete of the Year
    April 01, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The postseason awards continue to rack up for Oral Roberts junior Sasha Wells as she was selected as The Summit League Women's Indoor Track and Field Athlete of the Year as announced Wednesday by the league office.
  • Golden Eagles in Focus – Wayne "World B" Otto
    March 31, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. – There are people that can immediately brighten the mood of those around them with their captivating spirit. Former Oral Roberts men's tennis player Wayne Otto might the best example of that.
  • ORU's Joslin to be Inducted into OATA Hall of Fame
    March 30, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. – John Joslin, Director of Sports Medicine at Oral Roberts University, is set to be inducted into the Oklahoma Athletic Trainers' Association Hall of Fame at the group's annual meeting in May.
  • 10 Questions with Mike Carter
    March 27, 2020
    Join ORU Athletics every Friday in a weekly series featuring interviews with coaches and staff members.
  • Golden Eagles in Focus: Miguel Ausua
    March 26, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. – Miguel Ausua was named Summit League Pitcher of the Year both seasons he played with the Oral Roberts baseball team from 2017-18 and a 2017 NCBWA All-America Second Team honoree posting a career record of 19-5.
  • Stubbs, Wells Earn Academic All-Summit League Honors
    March 25, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A pair of Oral Roberts juniors, Kayvon Stubbs and Sasha Wells, were named to the Women's Indoor Track and Field Academic All-Summit League Team as announced by the league office Wednesday.
  • Nzekwesi Named NABC All-District Second Team
    March 23, 2020
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Oral Roberts forward Emmanuel Nzekwesi picked up 2019-20 Division I All-District Second Team honors from the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) as selected and voted on by member coaches of the NABC Monday.
  • UPDATE: All ORU Athletic Events Canceled for 2019-20 Academic Year
    March 12, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. – All Oral Roberts University athletic competitions have been CANCELED for the 2019-20 academic year as announced by The Summit League due to the COVID-19 outbreak.
  • Golden Eagles in Fourth at Lady Thunderbird Invitation
    March 13, 2020
    St. George, Utah – Megan Lee leads the Golden Eagles as the Oral Roberts women’s golf team is tied for fourth at the Lady Thunderbird Invitation in St. George, Utah.
  • Hasley Named Summit League Golfer of the Week
    March 11, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Oral Roberts' Dustin Hasley garnered the first Summit League Male Golfer of the Week accolade of his career, while Denver's Mary Weinstein earned the sixth female honor of her career and second of the season, league officials announced.
  • Golden Eagles Shutout Missouri State, 2-0
    March 10, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Oral Roberts baseball team only allowed two hits in a 2-0 win at Missouri State Tuesday afternoon at Hammons Field in Springfield, Missouri.
  • ORU Finishes Third at Jackrabbit Invitational
    March 10, 2020
    BOULDER CITY, Nev. – The Oral Roberts women’s golf team closed out the Jackrabbit Invitational in third place in Boulder City, Nevada.
  • Obanor, Fuqua Pace #ORUMBB in Semifinal Loss to NDSU
    March 09, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Kevin Obanor and R.J. Fuqua combined to score 50 points, but the No. 4 seed Oral Roberts men's basketball team could not rally down the stretch falling to No. 1 seed North Dakota State, 75-69, Monday night at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in The Summit League Championship Semifinals.
  • Golden Eagles Drop 6-1 Match to Tulsa
    March 09, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women’s tennis team dropped a 6-1 match to Tulsa Monday afternoon at the Bernis Duke Tennis Center.
  • Golden Eagles Fall in Summit League Semis to USD
    March 09, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Keni Jo Lippe records her eighth double-double of the season as the No. 4 Oral Roberts women’s basketball team fell to No. 1 South Dakota, 65-43, in the semifinal round of the Summit League Championship in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Second-Half Shooting Helps #ORUMBB Advance over Omaha
    March 08, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – A dominant second half powered the No. 4 seed Oral Roberts men's basketball team to decisive, 79-52 victory over No. 5 Omaha Sunday night inside the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center in The Summit League Championship Quarterfinals.
  • Women’s Basketball Advances to Summit League Semifinal
    March 08, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Montserrat Brotons and Keni Jo Lippe each recorded double-doubles as the No. 4 Oral Roberts women’s basketball team defeated No. 5 Western Illinois, 74-66, Sunday afternoon to advance to the Summit League Championship semifinal round in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
  • Wiley Records Five Hits in Loss at No. 21 Dallas Baptist
    March 08, 2020
    DALLAS– Jordan Wiley tallied a perfect 5-for-5 effort at the plate and the Oral Roberts baseball team built a three-run cushion only to see No. 21 DBU rally for a 13-11 decision Sunday afternoon from Horner Ballpark.
  • #ORUBase Unable to Hold Lead at DBU
    March 07, 2020
    DALLAS, Texas – Caleb Denny hit a solo home run giving the Oral Roberts baseball team an early lead, but DBU came back to score the final three runs in a 3-1 setback Saturday at Horner Ballpark.
  • Golden Eagles Edged by North Dakota, 4-3
    March 07, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts men’s tennis team fell short to North Dakota, 4-3, Saturday afternoon at the Bernis Duke Tennis Center.
  • ORU Wins Jackrabbit Invitational; Hasley Wins Individual Championship
    March 07, 2020
    BOULDER CITY, Nev. – For the first time since 2014 the Oral Roberts men’s golf team won a three-round tournament outright as the Golden Eagles finished first at the Jackrabbit Invitational in Boulder City, Nevada.
  • DBU Rallies Late to Stop #ORUBase
    March 06, 2020
    DALLAS, Texas – Jordan Wiley gave the Oral Roberts baseball team a 2-1 lead in the sixth inning on a two-run home run, but DBU rallied and scored the winning run in the bottom of the ninth for a 3-2 decision Friday night at Horner Ballpark.
  • ORU Falls at Denver Friday
    March 06, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women’s tennis team fell, 7-0, at Denver in its first league match of the season Friday evening.
  • Golden Eagles Begin Postseason Sunday at Summit League Championships
    March 06, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. – It's postseason time for the Oral Roberts men's basketball team as it heads to Sioux Falls, South Dakota, for the 2020 Summit League Championships facing the No. 5 seed Omaha Sunday night at 6 p.m.
  • Golden Eagles Win 4-2 at Northern Colorado
    March 05, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. - The Oral Roberts women’s tennis team defeated Northern Colorado, 4-2, Thursday afternoon in Greely, Colorado.
  • Four Golden Eagles Earn Spots on All-Summit League Teams
    March 05, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Oral Roberts women’s basketball team earned four accolades in the All-Summit League awards in a vote by the league's head coaches, athletic communications directors, and select media members.
  • #ORUMBB Lands Three on All-Summit League Teams
    March 05, 2020
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Seniors Emmanuel Nzekwesi and Deondre Burns were selected to the All-Summit League First and Second Teams, respectively, as announced by the league office Thursday. Burns also earned a spot on the All-Newcomer Team along with freshman Max Abmas.
  • #ORUBase Heads to DBU for Weekend Set
    March 05, 2020
    TULSA, Okla. – After a five-game homestand, the Oral Roberts baseball team hits the road for a three-game weekend series at DBU opening Friday night at 6:30 p.m.
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