Women’s Basketball Visits No.13 Iowa Friday

Women’s Basketball Visits No.13 Iowa Friday

The Basics

Game Two
Oral Roberts
(1-0, 0-0) at No. 13 Iowa (0-0, 0-0)
Friday, November 9, 2018 / 7 p.m.
TV/Video/Audio: Big 10 Network + / FloHoops
Live Stats: at Iowa
Iowa City, Iowa (Carver-Hawkeye Arena)

  Big 10 Network + / FloHoops     |     HawkeyeSports.com  |    None 

ORU Notes  |   Iowa Notes  |  Summit League Notes

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TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team will take on the No. 13 Iowa Hawkeyes in the first road game of the season Friday, November 9 at 7 p.m. inside Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa.

The game will be streamed online via Big 10 Network + / FloHoops. Fans may also view the live stats, see link below, or follow the Golden Eagles on Twitter, @ORUWBB.

Important Links

ORU Game Notes: at Iowa
Opponent Notes: Iowa
Summit League Notes:
Week One
Live Stats: at Iowa
TV/Video: Big 10 Network + / FloHoops

About the Opponent

  • The Iowa Hawkeyes finished the 2017-18 season with a 24-8 overall record and went 11-5 in the Big 10 Conference. The Hawkeyes went 13-3 at home last season.
  • The Hawkeyes return Megan Gustafson, the reigning 2017-18 Big 10 Player of the Year.
  • Currently the Hawkeyes are ranked No. 13 in the AP Top-25 poll.
  • It will be the season/home opener for Iowa.

Quick Hits

  • ORU will face Iowa for the second time in three seasons and for the second game of the season.
  • It will be the second all-time matchup between the Golden Eagles and the Hawkeyes.
  • In their last meeting, the Golden Eagles fell to Iowa, 96-76, in Iowa City, Iowa, on November 11, 2016.
  • A win for the Golden Eagles would give the women's team their third all-time win against a Big 10 Conference opponent.
  • Sophomore Maya Mayberry was named to the Summit League All-Newcomer Team in 2017-18. She averaged 11.6 points per game.
  • ORU adds four newcomers to the roster. Two freshmen, Erika Ankney and Raelene Eddens, along with two transfers, Jasmyne May and Sabela Reigosa.
  • Head Coach Misti Cussen is in her seventh season at the helm for the Golden Eagles and holds a 92-93 overall head coaching record.
  • ORU was picked to finish fourth in The Summit League according to the preseason poll. Maya Mayberry was named to the Summit League preseason all-league second team.


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.