Claremore Daily Progress

June 17, 2013

ORU men's basketball to compete in Cancun Challenge


TULSA — Tournament officials announced the pairings for the 2013 Men’s Cancun Challenge, played at the Aventura Palace resort near Playa del Carmen, Mexico.

The tournament features two games for each team in the United State before teams travel to Mexico for two more games.

Oral Roberts University will travel to Saint Louis (November 21) and Wisconsin (November 23) before making the trek to the Yucatan Peninsula, where the Golden Eagles will face Georgia Southern (November 26) in the first round of bracket play in the Mayan Division. The ORU/GSU game will match the winners and losers up with those of the Presbyterian/Bowling Green contest with the winners playing for the Mayan Division Championship.

All Mayan Division Games will be webcast live on ULive through

More information about the tournament and fan travel packages can be found at