Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Women's basketball: UIS announces schedule

The University of Illinois Springfield begins the regular season Nov. 11 in the Great Lakes Valley Conference/Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Challenge at Northwood as the Prairie Stars embark on a 26-game schedule that includes 14 home contests.

Northwood finished last season 15-12 and advanced to the conference championship semifinals. The Prairie Stars also will play Lake Superior State, which was 16-10 a season ago.

UIS opens up its home schedule Nov. 18 against Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association foe Lincoln. The Prairie Stars beat Lincoln 62-44 last year in Jefferson City, Mo.

The schedule was featured in an June 22, 2011, article in The State Journal-Register.

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