Despite losing in the Southland Conference Tournament, ORU’s men’s basketball team wasn’t finished with the season yet.
The Golden Eagles participated in the collegeinsider.com tournament and finished by adding two wins to their season.
ORU’s first round matchup was a game on the road against UT Arlington. The team broke an 11-game postseason losing streak with an 84-76 victory.
Free throws made the difference late in the game for the Golden Eagles.
UTA was able to cut a 20-point lead down to seven, but each time ORU responded to keep control of the game.