Golden Eagles back in action at the Mabee Center on Monday


Sunday, December 3rd 2006, 8:12 pm
By: News On 6


ORU (3-3) will host the Lamar Cardinals (3-4) Monday night. This is the 13th meeting between the teams, Oral Roberts leads the series 8-4, but Lamar has won three of the last four meetings, their last win came in 1989.

ORU is looking to break a two game skid, they lost to Akron 61-59 on Saturday, and to Tulsa 75-57 November 28th. Oral Roberts isn't the only team that had trouble with the Golden Hurricane, TU handed Lamar a 78-64 loss on Friday.

Lamar is averaging 70 ppg and is shooting 38.6 percent from the field, 34.7 percent from 3-point range and 62.4 percent from the free throw line. ORU is averaging 67.3 ppg, shooting 40 percent from the field, 24.3 percent from 3-point range and 68.2 percent from the free throw line.

Tip-off in the Mabee Center is set for 7:05 p.m. on Monday.