Oral Roberts Rumors & News

  • Oral Roberts names Baylor's Paul Mills head coach

    Waco Trib "Longtime Baylor assistant Paul Mills has been named Oral Roberts’ head basketball coach. Mills agreed to a five-year contract and will replace Scott Sutton who was fired after an 8-22 season. Sutton had coached 18 years at Oral Roberts, compiling a 328-247 record. Mills served 14 years on..." April 29

  • Oral Roberts Barred Fired Coach From Recruiting Players With Tattoos, Subjected Recruits To "Faith Exam"

    Deadspin "When Oral Roberts University hired Scott Sutton in 1999, he was just 28 years old, the youngest D1 head basketball coach in the country. He inherited a team that had achieved moderate success in the past (once making an Elite Eight) and steadily molded them into a perennial Summit League favorite,..." April 11

  • Late surge sends No. 10 Creighton past Oral Roberts

    The Sports Xchange "OMAHA, Neb. -- Creighton turned to its defense Saturday night to preserve its undefeated season with a 66-65 win over Oral Roberts. The No. 10-ranked Bluejays, best known for their prolific offense, needed several key stops in the final two minutes to escape with their 11th win of the season..." December 17

  • James leads Oklahoma past Oral Roberts

    The Sports Xchange "Christian James tied a career high with 17 points and Jordan Woodard added 15 as Oklahoma beat Oral Roberts 92-66 at Lloyd Noble Center on Norman, Okla., on Wednesday night. Kris Martin and Jalen Bradley led the Golden Eagles (1-8) with 19 points each. Oklahoma took control of the game..." December 07

  • Ward leads Michigan State past Oral Roberts

    The Sports Xchange "Freshman forward Nick Ward powered for 24 points and 10 rebounds off the bench and Michigan State held off Oral Roberts 80-76 Saturday afternoon at the Breslin Center in East Lansing, Mich. Point guard Cassius Winston supplied 15 points and nine assists for the Spartans (5-4), whose reserves..." December 03