Aug. 17, 2007
Women's Basketball Announces 2007-08 Schedule
MARYVILLE, Mo.-- (schedule) Northwest Missouri State University and ninth-year Head Coach Gene Steinmeyer have announced the 2007-08 Bearcat women's basketball schedule. The season begins at home as Northwest hosts the Winstead-Reeves Classic. The Bearcats open Nov. 16 against Evangel at 5:30 p.m.
The non-conference slate includes trips to Montana, Arkansas and Hawaii. Northwest will play nine non-conference opponents this season, including South Dakota (11/28), Arkansas Tech (12/8) and future MIAA member Nebraska-Omaha (12/14).
The Bearcats will play four of their first five MIAA contests at Bearcat Arena, including the MIAA opener against Southwest Baptist Jan. 2. Defending MIAA tournament champion Washburn returns to Maryville Jan. 12. Regular season champ and rival Missouri Western comes to town Feb. 27. The Bearcats close out the regular season on the road at Fort Hays State March 1.
The MIAA conference tournament will start March 6 in Kansas City, Mo., with a champion to be crowned March 9.
All games at Bearcat Arena will start at 5:30 p.m., with the exception of two weekend dates. Northwest's games against Central Missouri (1/26) and against Pittsburg State (2/16) will begin at 1:30 p.m.
For more information, please contact:
Phillip Dowden, Media Relations/Sports Information
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