Tournament Bracket Set For Horizon League Women's Basketball Championships
March 3, 2003
Chicago, Ill. - The University of Illinois at Chicago women's basketball team will travel to Wisconsin on Thursday afternoon as the No. 2 Flames will square off with Detroit at 12:30 p.m. in the Horizon League Quarterfinals, hosted by UW-Green Bay, at the Phoenix Sports Center.
For ticket information, call the UIC ticket office at 312/413-UIC1.
UIC (17-10, 11-5), who clinched second-place in the Horizon League with their 75-69 victory over Youngstown State on Saturday afternoon, have won nine out of their last 11 contests. The Flames have swept Detroit (8-19, 6-10) this season with a 77-59 victory on Jan. 18th and an 84-81 overtime triumph on February 22nd.
No. 8 seed Youngstown State and No. 9 Butler will square off in the play-in game on Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. at the Phoenix Sports Center for the right to play No. 1 UW-Green Bay at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday evening.
Following UIC's contest with the Titans, No. 3 UW-Milwaukee will take on No. 6 Cleveland State at 2:30 p.m. Wright State, the No. 4 seed, will meet No. 5 Loyola at 8:00 p.m. on Thursday night.
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2003 Horizon League Tournament
Wednesday, March 5, 2003
Game #1 - #8 Youngstown State vs. #9 Butler, 7:00 p.m.
Thursday, March 6, 2003
Game #2 - #7 Detroit vs. #2 UIC, 12:30 p.m.
Game #3 - #3 UW-Milwaukee vs. #6 Cleveland State, 2:30 p.m.
Game #4 - #1 UW-Green Bay vs. Game #1 Winner, 6:00 p.m.
Game #5 - #5 Loyola vs. #4 Wright State, 8:00 p.m.
Friday, March 7, 2003
Game #6 - Game #2 Winner vs. Game #3 Winner, 5:00 p.m.
Game #7 - Game #4 Winner vs. Game #5 Winner, 7:30 p.m.
Sunday, March 9, 2003
Game #8 - Game #6 Winner vs. Game #7 Winner, 2:00 p.m.