Golden Eagles Take On UMKC Tuesday at the Mabee Center

Golden Eagles Take On UMKC Tuesday at the Mabee Center

The Basics

Game Five
Oral Roberts
(1-3, 0-0) vs. UMKC (0-3, 0-0)
Tuesday, November 20, 2018 / 7 p.m.
TV/Video/Audio: ORU Sports Network
Live Stats: vs. UMKC
Tulsa, Okla. (Mabee Center)

TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts women's basketball team challenges the UMKC Kangaroos Tuesday, November 20 at 7 p.m. inside the Mabee Center.

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

Important Links

ORU Game Notes: vs. UMKC
Opponent Notes: UMKC
Summit League Notes:
Week Two
Live Stats: vs. UMKC
TV/Video: ORU Sports Network

About the Opponent

  • UMKC is currently 0-3 overall with losses to Kansas, Denver and Kansas State, respectively.
  • The Kangaroos lost to Summit League opponent Denver, 92-75, in Denver, Colorado, on November 9.
  • UMKC lost all five of its starters from last season, return two letter-winners and have 10 newcomers.

Quick Hits

  • ORU will face UMKC for the fifth game of the season.
  • It will be the 50th all-time matchup between the Golden Eagles and the Kangaroos.
  • The Golden Eagles are 17-6 all-time against the Kangaroos at the Mabee Center.
  • In their last meeting, the Golden Eagles defeated UMKC, 76-73, in Kansas City, Missouri, on December 3, 2017.
  • A win for the Golden Eagles would give the women's team their third consecutive victory in the series.
  • Sophomore Maya Mayberry returned to the squad after being named to the Summit League All-Newcomer Team in 2017-18. Mayberry was named to the 2018-19 Summit League preseason all-league second team.
  • Lakota Beatty currently leads the team in overall points per game averaging 18.3. Beatty also leads the Summit League and is tied for sixth in the nation in overall three-point field-goals made.
  • As a whole, the Golden Eagles are 24th in the nation in overall three-point field-goals made in a game.
  • ORU added 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 92-96 overall head coaching record.
  • ORU was picked to finish fourth in The Summit League according to the preseason poll.

For the latest information on ORU women's basketball, follow @ORUWBB on Twitter or go to  Fans can also receive updates on the team by downloading the Golden Eagles Front Row App at or in the App Store.