Women's Hoops to Play Gonzaga in Tournament Championship Game Saturday

Dec. 3, 2004

TEMPE, Ariz. - Arizona State (5-1) will play Gonzaga (4-1) in the championship game of the Wells Fargo Holiday Classic at 7 p.m. Saturday night at Wells Fargo Arena.

The Sun Devils turned in a 71-31 victory over Alabama State (1-2) in the first game of the tournament, while Gonzaga downed Nevada (2-2) 68-49 in Friday's late game.

It marked the 24th time in 25 years that ASU has reached the championship game of its own tournament, while the Sun Devils will be attempting to win their own event for the 14th time and the fourth straight season.

Following Saturday's game, the Sun Devils will travel to Athens, Ga., to take on the sixth-ranked Georgia Bulldogs on Tuesday, Dec. 7.