Tahlequah Daily Press

July 31, 2013

Oklahoma State tennis schedule released

State briefs

Associated Press

— STILLWATER — Oklahoma State has released the 2013-14 schedule for the Cowgirls’ tennis team.

OSU will open the fall season Sept. 13-15 at the Duke Invitational in Cary, NC, and will play in other tournaments at Missouri, Air Force and the University of Oklahoma. The spring season will begin with a trip to Hawaii for the Hawaii Pacific Hidden Duals from Jan. 17-19.

The 2014 Big 12 Championships will be played from April 24-27 in Fort Worth, Texas.

Oklahoma St. Cross Country schedule released

STILLWATER — The Oklahoma State men’s and women’s 2013 cross country schedule has been released.

OSU said Tuesday that the defending national champion Cowboys will begin the chase for a fourth NCAA title in five years on Aug. 31, at the Tulsa Duels. Both the men’s and women’s teams will compete in the Cowboy Jamboree on Sept. 28.

The Big 12 Championships will be in Waco, Texas, on Nov. 2, and the NCAA Midwest Regional will be in Ames, Iowa, on Nov. 15.

The NCAA Cross Country Championships are set for Nov. 23 in Terre Haute, Ind.

MACU women’s basketball to square off with ORU

OKLAHOMA CITY — The Mid-America Christian University women’s basketball team will play an exhibition game against NCAA Division I Oral Roberts University.

The Nov. 8 matchup with the Golden Eagles will mark the second straight season the Lady Evangels have faced a Division I opponent in Tulsa. They played the University of Tulsa Golden Hurricane last year.

ORU head coach Misti Cussen led ORU to the Southland Conference title and an automatic berth to the NCAA Tournament in her first year at ORU last season.

Mid-America head coach Marcus Moeller says the team’s excited by the early season test at ORU. Her team has eight new players and another that was redshirting due to injury. ORU has 10 new players and another that was sitting out due to NCAA transfer rules.