Oral Roberts accepts postseason bid
Oral Roberts is returning to postseason tournament play after a
Coach Scott Sutton announced Thursday night that the Golden
Eagles had accepted a bid to the CollegeInsider.com tournament that
features teams that don’t make the NCAA bracket or the NIT.
The Golden Eagles (19-15) have missed out on postseason play the
past two seasons after making three straight trips to the NCAAs by
winning their conference tournament.
Oral Roberts won 10 straight games to reach the championship
game of the Summit League tournament before losing to top-seeded
Oakland (Mich.) with the automatic bid to the NCAA tournament on
The 24-team field for the CollegeInsider.com tournament will be
finalized Sunday, and the Golden Eagles will begin play