Evangel Crusaders (2-5) at Oral Roberts Golden Eagles (2-3)
Exhibition Game – Tulsa, Okla.
Wed., Dec. 4 – noon – Mabee Center (10,525)
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Women’s basketball face NCAA-I ORU: The Evangel women’s basketball team faces NCAA-I opponent Oral Roberts Wednesday at noon in Tulsa. The game counts as an exhibition for the Crusaders but is a regular season game for ORU.
Evangel is 2-5 and coming off of a conference loss Saturday at Benedictine 64-52. Wednesday’s game is Evangel’s fifth exhibition game having faced NCAA-II programs Emporia State, Central Missouri, Pittsburg State and Missouri Southern.
Oral Roberts is 2-3 and has been idle since their 73-72 overtime loss in Springfield to Missouri State. The Golden Eagles began the season with wins over Tulsa and Texas-Arlington. They have lost three straight having fallen to the Lady Bears, Arkansas-Little Rock and Arkansas.
Oral Roberts is 5-1 all-time against Evangel.
Evangel: Leon Neal (19th year, 382-213)
Oral Roberts: Misti Cussen (1st year, 2-3)
Evangel lost at Benedictine 64-52 (Sat.)
Oral Roberts: lost at Missouri St. 73-72, OT (Nov. 29)
All-Time Series: Oral Roberts 5-1
2011-12 Series: Oral Roberts 1-0
Oral Roberts 109 Evangel 65 (Oct. 27, 2011, exhib.)