TULSA, Okla.-The ORU men's basketball team will take on McNeese State, Saturday at 7:30 p.m. in the Mabee Center. At halftime of the contest, ORU will honor former student-athletes Dena Dial, Ryan Neill and Elisha Turek as the trio is officially inducted into the ORU Athletics Hall of Fame.
Saturday's game will be broadcast live in the Tulsa area on 97.1 FM "The Sports Animal." Free audio will also be provided at www.ORUGoldenEagles.com. Video will also be available on the ORU athletics website, and TV coverage will be provided by Golden Eagle Broadcasting (DirecTV Channel 363 and Fox College Sports.
ORU and McNeese have played three times, but all three came between 1974 and 1977. ORU leads the series 2-1 but it was the Cowboys who won the 1977, and most recent, meeting 68-62 in Lake Charles, La. ORU is 2-0 on its home floor, but all three games were decided by seven points or less.