Oral Roberts Out to Prove Its 2021 Tourney Run Was No Fluke

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Sports Illustrated

By Kevin Sweeney Oral Roberts won’t have the luxury of taking anyone by surprise after playing Cinderella two years ago, but the Golden Eagles have the formula for a deep tournament run. It seems like nearly everything about college basketball has changed in the past two years. NCAA tournament games were played in near-empty arenas as a precaution because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Roy Williams, Mike Krzyzewski and Jay Wright were still coaching. More than 3,000 players have entered the transfer portal over that span, while name, image and likeness (NIL) deals have taken over roster management …

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