ORU Faces UTA in First Round of CIT
TULSA, Okla.-For the third year in a row and seventh time in the past nine seasons, ORU will compete in a postseason tournament as they travel to UT Arlington for the first round of the CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament. The Golden Eagles and Mavericks will face off at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20, at College Park Center in Arlington, Texas.
It is UTA's first trip to the CIT and ORU's second appearance.
Wednesday's game will be broadcast live in the Tulsa area on 1550 AM "The Sports Animal." Free audio will also be provided at www.ORUGoldenEagles.com.
ORU and UTA have played six times leading into Wednesday, with each team having won three of the previous meetings. ORU is 0-2 in Arlington, but this will be the first contest inside the new College Park Center, which was opened in February of 2012. The Mavs took the most recent meeting, 83-77 in overtime on January 2, 2002 in Arlington.