WKU to host Preaseason Women's NIT game

06/17/2014 12:00 PM

The Lady Toppers will play host to Central Arkansas in the opening round of the 2014 Preseason Women’s NIT on November 14. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. Central at Diddle Arena.

The field for the 2014 tournament includes WKU, EKU, Albany, Arkansas State, Central Arkansas, Colorado, Jackson State, Mercer, Mississippi State, North Dakota, Penn State, Rider, Seton Hall, St. Francis Brooklyn, Towson and West Virginia.

The EKU women’s basketball team will play their first-round game on November 15 when they travel to West Virginia. Tip-off is scheduled for 7 p.m. Eastern in Morgantown, West Virginia.

The format for the WNIT guarantees all teams will play at least three games. Round one will be November 14-15 and round two will begin November 16-17. Round three is set for November 19-20 with the championship game scheduled for November 23. Round one and two losers will play consolation games on November 21-22. The official tournament bracket will be released later this month. All games are hosted by participating schools.

For complete information on the WNIT, visit womensnit.com

Trey Eckerle

Trey Eckerle joined cn|2 in June 2013. A graduate of WKU, Trey grew up in Louisville and enjoys having a front row seat as Director to Kentucky sports and politics. He can be reached at 502-792-1106 or trey.eckerle@charter.com


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