ORU Faces No. 12 Wisconsin on Saturday
TULSA, Okla.-The Oral Roberts University men’s basketball team will finish off the U.S. portion of the 2013 Cancun Challenge with a trip to Madison, Wis., to face the 12th-ranked Wisconsin Badgers on Saturday night (Nov. 23) at the Kohl Center.
The Badgers will be the highest ranked team ORU has faced since playing fourth-ranked Arizona on December 18, 2012.
Thursday’s game will be broadcast by the Big Ten Network, with Cory Provus and Mike Kelley on the call.
Audio of Saturday’s game will be broadcast live in the Tulsa area on 97.1 FM “The Sports Animal,” and free online through the ORU athletics website, www.ORUGoldenEagles.com. Fans on twitter can also follow the @ORUMBB account for live updates and notes throughout the game.
ORU leads the all-time series with Wisconsin 2-0, although the two teams have not met since the 1970s. Most recently, ORU took a 102-69 victory over the Badgers in the 1978 Louisville Holiday Classic.