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  1. ORU confirms hiring of Baylor assistant Paul Mills as Golden Eagle basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Oral Roberts University has confirmed the hiring of Baylor assistant Paul Mills as the new Golden Eagle head basketball coach. In an ORU press release, the 45-year-old Mills was quoted as saying, ""I am honored to accept this role of representing this historic institution, its students and its mission.

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  2. Squirrels infielder T.J. Bennett has deep appreciation for Double-A stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... independent league. Bouncing around didn't bother Bennett a great deal. He had transferred from Oral Roberts University to Mesa Community College to Utah. "This is my calling," said Bennett, an Arizona resident. "If that means playing independent ...

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  3. New Chair Elected To ORU's Board Of TrusteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | NewsOn6 Tulsa

    Oral Roberts University in Tulsa announced its Board of Trustees has elected a new Chair and its first female Vice Chair. In a news release, the school says Dr. Mike Rakes succeeds Robert Hoskins and Ms.

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  4. Oral Roberts University president said no a faith testa or tattoo restrictions for recruitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | Altus Times

    Oral Roberts University administrators say there is no "faith test" for incoming recruits or a restriction on athletes with tattoos. The response from the school on Wednesday followed stories about the firing of longtime men's basketball coach Scott Sutton earlier in the week that said the restrictions existed and made it difficult to coach and recruit at the school.

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  5. Oklahoma's Best Online Schools Determined by AccreditedSchoolsOnline.org for 2017Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2017 | PRWeb

    The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has selected Oklahoma's best online colleges and universities for 2017. Based on an analysis of government-supplied data, 23 four-year schools are honored, with University of Oklahoma Norman Campus, Oral Roberts University, Oklahoma State University, University of Tulsa and University of Central Oklahoma taking the top five.

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  6. Oral Roberts president says no 'faith test for recruitsRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | Washington Times

    Oral Roberts University administrators say there is no "faith test" for incoming recruits or a restriction on athletes with tattoos. The response from the school on Wednesday followed stories about the firing of longtime men's basketball coach Scott Sutton earlier in the week that said the restrictions existed and made it difficult to coach and recruit at the school.

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  7. Oral Roberts University fires basketball coach, makes recruits take "faith exams"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Salon

    Scott Sutton was only 28 years old when he was named head coach of Oral Roberts University's men's basketball team in 1999. After 18 seasons, three straight Summit League tournament championships and 324 wins for the school, Sutton was fired on April 10, according to The firing brought to light other issues.

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  8. Oral Roberts coach banned from recruiting tattooed playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Daily Mail

    Oral Roberts University fires basketball coach who lost two seasons after new new school president ordered him not to recruit players with tattoos or who couldn't pass a 'Christian faith test' Scott Sutton was fired as head coach of the Oral Roberts University men's basketball team on Monday, after 18 years in the position Sources tell KOTV that Sutton had been ordered not to recruit players with tattoos after Billy Wilson became president of the school in 2013 Players were also reportedly required to path a 'faith test' to prove they were Christians after Wilson took office, according to Tulsa World In the two seasons since the restrictions were put in place, Sutton had his first two back-to-back losing seasons since taking over the program in 1999 Wilson reportedly gave him an ultimatum this season, saying Sutton could stay for one more season if he fired his brother Sean, an assistant ... (more)

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  9. NSU Commencement to be held May 5, 6 and 8Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2017 | Sequoyah County Times

    Northeastern State University students will take to the stage May 5, 6 and 8 as NSU holds spring 2017 Commencement ceremonies in the NSU Event Center and the Oral Roberts University Mabee Center. The Event Center will be the location of the Tahlequah ceremonies.

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  10. Raucous crowd greets Rep. Jim Bridenstine at Mabee Center town hallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Sequoyah County Times

    Rep. Jim Bridenstine speaks during a town hall at the Oral Roberts University Mabee Center on Monday. MIKE SIMONS/Tulsa World Crystal Monroe cheers Rep. Jim Bridenstine's discussion of de-funding Planned Parenthood during a Town Hall at the ORU Mabee Center April 11, 2017.

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  11. Oral Roberts basketball is on the wrong trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... of exactly what ORU believes its mission should be, and none of that has to do with Scott Sutton. Is Oral Roberts University an incubator for Christians? A place where young people can go and learn and grow (a little)? There is nothing wrong with ...

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  12. Scott Sutton Fired From ORU After 18 SeasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | KFOR-TV Oklahoma City

    Oral Roberts University has fired head basketball coach Scott Sutton after 18 seasons at the school. The Golden Eagles went just 8-22 last season.

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  13. Scott Sutton Released by Oral Roberts UniversityRead the original story

    Apr 10, 2017 | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Oral Roberts University Athletic Director Mike Carter announced today the release of Scott Sutton as the University's Head Men's Basketball Coach. "We appreciate Scott's outstanding record, his loyalty and his long term service to the University," said Carter.

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  14. ORU sports: Scott Sutton released as men's basketball coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    Oral Roberts' Scott Sutton coaches against North Dakota State at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Okla., on Wednesday, February 22, 2017. MATT BARNARD/Tulsa World "We appreciate Scott's outstanding record, his loyalty and his long term service to the University," ORU athletic director Mike Carter said in a press release.

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  15. Michele Bachmann Fast FactsRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2017 | WICU12 Erie

    Education: Winona State University, B.A., 1978; Oral Roberts University, J.D., 1986; College of William and Mary, L.L.M., 1988 Other Facts: Bachmann, a conservative Republican, worked for Jimmy Carter's 1976 presidential campaign. Has said that she switched parties while reading Gore Vidal's novel, "Burr."

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  16. Helmer, BofferdingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2017 | Marshall Independent

    ... of Marshall. Helmer is a 2011 graduate of Trinity Christian High School and a 2015 graduate of Oral Roberts University with a degree in social work. She is a supervisor for Northwoods Children's Services in Duluth. Bofferding is a 2012 graduate of ...

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  17. 24th annual JOY Weekend April 7-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2017 | Journal-Advocate

    ... to build upon. Licensed through Ministries of Vision International (MVI), Anderson is a graduate of Oral Roberts University School of Theology and Missions with an M.A. in Biblical Literature. She brings over 30 years of experience as a teacher, an ...

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  18. Student Spotlight, March 27, 2017Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2017 | The Grand Junction Sentinel

    Emily Huene, Jacob Huene and Michael Huene, all of Delta, were named to the fall 2016 honor roll at Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

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  19. Author, podcaster to kick off Newman speaker seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2017 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... of Business. Burkus is a best-selling author, award-winning podcaster and management professor at Oral Roberts University, according to his website. Burkus' speech, "Under New Management," also is the title of his latest book and discusses the idea ...

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  20. Tulsa Best Western Rebrands as Magnuson Hotel Sand SpringsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Hospitality Net

    ... base for visitors travelling to events, conventions or visiting loved ones studying. Additionally, Oral Roberts University, Oklahoma University, and the Tulsa Zoo are all within a short drive from the hotel. A stay at Magnuson Hotel Sand Springs ...

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