ORU Announces 2012 Baseball Schedule - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

ORU Announces 2012 Baseball Schedule

Posted: Updated:
The Golden Eagles first game of the season is slated for Friday, Feb. 17 at Baylor. The Golden Eagles first game of the season is slated for Friday, Feb. 17 at Baylor.

Newson6.com

TULSA, Oklahoma — Oral Roberts University announced it spring baseball schedule this week and the action starts Feb. 17 on the road against Baylor.

"It's a really good schedule," Said Head Coach Rob Walton, "having eight games in a row at home will be nice, and scheduling top-ten programs like Cal State Fullerton and Oklahoma will help keep our RPI where it needs to be and give us an opportunity to get better. I am excited about this year's team, and the schedule sets us up to hopefully make a run at the end."

Other highlighted matchups include games against Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisville, Cal State Fullerton and Missouri State.

The Golden Eagles will open the season with a three-game series against Baylor starting Friday, Feb. 17 before an eight game homestand against Eastern Michigan, Wichita State and Alcorn State.

Other home games include a rematch of the NCAA tournament regional against Oklahoma on April 17, and a two game stand against Missouri State on March 15-16.

View the entire ORU Golden Eagle 2012 Baseball Schedule here.

The Summit League opener will also be held at J.L. Johnson Stadium against Oakland on April 6-8.

The Golden Eagles finished 2011 with a 39-22 record and their 14th consecutive conference championships. ORU went 3-2 in the NCAA tournament, eliminating no.1 seed TCU and no.2 seed Oklahoma before falling to Dallas Baptist in the Regional Final.

The Golden Eagles are returning four position players and two starting pitchers from 2011, including Summit League Newcomer of the Year and Pitcher of the Year Alex Gonzalez.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive

More Sports

  • OSU Cowboys

    Get all your OSU Cowboys information from sports highlights to the latest news & videos.

  • OU Sooners

    Find the latest sports news, schedules and more for the OU Sooners now!

  • TU Golden Hurricane

    Follow the TU Golden Hurricane! Get sports scores, news and highlights.

  • OKC Thunder

    Thunder Up! Get the latest sports news, game highlights, videos and updates on the team.

Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.