News Story

Give me a "W"! And another "W"!

The last time an ORU women's basketball team won a postseason game was March 19, 1983 (versus Weber State, 78-75, in the Women's NIT).

That is, until March 17, 2011.

Twenty-eight years. The drought is over, fans! In the latest edition of the WNIT, ORU beat Texas Christian, 78-74, at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum in Ft. Worth, Texas.

And they did it again on March 21 at the Mabee Center, defeating a tough Tulane team by a score of 92-86. Now we're in the "sweet sixteen." Up next: Arkansas, at the Mabee Center, on March 23 at 7 p.m. Click here to order tickets.

We thought it would be fun to look back at a story about the 1982-83 team. This story appeared in Communiqué, as the ORU alumni magazine was called then.

You've come a long way, ladies!

Click here to read.