Golden Eagles Shot Down in South Dakota

The ORU women were hoping to have a good showing at South Dakota State Monday night.{} A win would have pulled the Golden Eagles within one game of the conference lead.{} But a poor shooting night results in a 70-51 loss.

ORU shot just 32% from the field.{} Now the Golden Eagles are three games behind the Jackrabbits with five conference games to play.

Jaci Bigham did score a season-high 23 points.{} But ORU star Kevi Luper was held to just nine.

Oral Roberts will try to reboundSaturday against Western Illinois.Tip-off is set for 2:05pm.