Women's Basketball 2002-03 Schedule Announced
July 8, 2002
CORVALLIS, Ore. - Oregon State University announced its 2002-03 women's basketball schedule on Monday.The Beavers will play 27 games leading up to the Pacific-10 Conference Tournament (Mar. 7-10), including 14 regular season games and two exhibition contests in the friendly confines of Gill Coliseum.
OSU opens action on Nov. 7, with an exhibition game against Basketball Travelers. The Beavers begin the regular season campaign against NCAA Division II foe Western Oregon University on Nov. 25.
Other pre-Pac-10 home opponents include: Tulane, Idaho State, Portland State and 2002 NCAA Tournament qualifier Florida.
Oregon State's road schedule is highlighted by tilts with NCAA power Texas Tech, Southwest Missouri State, Portland and San Jose State.
The Beavers finished the 2001-02 campaign with a 17-15 overall record including their second consecutive appearance in the Women's National Invitation Tournament.
OSU returns seven players from last year's squad and has added nine newcomers.